Polaris India begins its Desert Storm 2014 rally
Polaris India is this year participating in Desert Storm 2014. After a ceremonial start from New Delhi on the morning of 24th February, 2014, the rally began at Sardarshahar, Churu in Rajasthan late in the night yesterday. Upping the challenge this year, the rally includes 2 nights of driving as well.
This is Polaris India’s 3rd consecutive participation. This year, the company has also ventured into the Xtreme 4 wheelers category T3 with its RZR® XP 900 model, which marks its debut in the rally.
The RZR XP 900 is driven by award-winning ace rider Raj Singh Rathore along with navigator Vishnu Singh. Raj Singh Rathore is Xtreme Quad category winner from Desert Storm 2013. The Polaris Sportsman® 850 is being driven by Ankush Gulati this year.
Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd., said, “The Desert Storm2014 is a thrilling, adrenaline pumping rally which will test for extreme survival for the participants and the vehicles alike. Like always, we are excited to be a part of this adventurous journey and are confident that our machine the RZR® XP 900 and Sportsman® 850 will live up to the power and endurance that is a hallmark of all Polaris models. With our adept and capable riders at the wheel we are positively looking at a great, competitive rally for us.”