Polaris and Indian… Two Peas In A Pod?

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Apr 202011

Polaris… the name is synonymous with 4-wheel playthings and snowmobiles… and for those of us into two-wheeled fun, Victory and Indian Motorcycles.

Wait, what??  No, Polaris is just Victory, right?  Well young lad, I got some news for you.  Looks like Polaris has purchased Indian.  At 5pm Eastern Time today, Polaris sent out the following press release, enjoy.  Oh, and if you have any extra scratch in your pocket (yeah, right), you may want to think about investing in Polaris.  The company has been a good investment for a while now and with this new acquisition, my hope is that it will continue to rise sports show videos.

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Polaris Industries Inc download from youtube mp3. (NYSE: PII) today announced the acquisition of Indian Motorcycle. The business was acquired from Indian Motorcycle Limited (“IML”), a company advised by Stellican Limited and Novator Partners LLP, U.K. Private Equity firms. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“We are excited to be part of the revitalization of a quintessentially American brand,” said Scott Wine, CEO of Polaris Industries Inc herunterladen. “Indian built America’s first motorcycle. With our technology and vision, we are confident we will deliver the classic Indian motorcycle, enhanced by the quality and performance for which Polaris and Victory are known.”

With this acquisition, Polaris adds one of motorcycling’s legendary brands to its strong stable of Victory cruiser and touring bikes. Indian will operate as an autonomous business unit, building upon the potent combination of Polaris’ engineering acumen and innovative technology with Indian’s premium brand, iconic design and rich American heritage nero burn kostenlos herunterladen.

“We are delighted to have reached an agreement with Polaris. Polaris will utilize its well-known strengths in engineering, manufacturing, and distribution to complete the mission we undertook upon re-launching the brand in 2006: harness the enormous potential of the Indian brand,” said Stephen Julius, chairman of Indian and managing director of Stellican. “Polaris is the most logical owner of Indian Motorcycle. Indian’s heritage brand will allow Polaris to aggressively compete across an expanded spectrum of the motorcycle market.”

Novator Partners LLP is a London based alternative investment firm founded and led by the investor Mr download videos program. Thor Bjorgolfsson. An avid motorcycle enthusiast, Mr. Bjorgolfsson said “After a troubled past, our goal was to bring the legendary Indian bikes back on the roads. The initial phase of that project is done and now our great partners at Polaris will carry on the work to realize the full potential of this classic American brand.”

Conference Call and Webcast Presentation Tomorrow, April 20th at 9:00AM (CT), Polaris Industries Inc grafik herunterladen. will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the acquisition, as well as the first quarter 2011 financial results. The call will be hosted by Scott Wine, CEO, Bennett Morgan, President and COO and Mike Malone, Vice President-Finance and CFO. A slide presentation and link to the audio webcast will be posted on the Investor Relations page of the Polaris website approximately 30 minutes before the conference call begins.

To listen to the conference call by phone, dial 800-374-6475 in the U.S. and Canada, or 973-200-3967 internationally. The Conference ID is #36643140 amazon filme downloaden mac. A replay of the conference call will be available approximately two hours after the call for a one-week period by accessing the same link on our website, or by dialing 800-642-1687 in the U.S. and Canada, or 706-645-9291 internationally.

About Polaris With annual 2010 sales of $1.991 billion, Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets off-road vehicles (ORVs), including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and the Polaris RANGER® Side X Side vehicles, snowmobiles and Victory motorcycles for recreational and utility use and has recently introduced a new on-road electric powered neighborhood vehicle. Polaris is a recognized leader in the snowmobile industry; and one of the largest manufacturers of ORVs in the world windows defender for free. Victory motorcycles, established in 1998 and representing the first all-new American-made motorcycle from a major company in nearly 60 years, are making in-roads into the cruiser and touring motorcycle marketplace. Polaris also enhances the riding experience with a complete line of Pure Polaris apparel, accessories and parts, available at Polaris dealerships.

Polaris Industries Inc Download microsoft office for free in full german mac. trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PII”, and the Company is included in the S&P MidCap 400 stock price index. Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime from the Polaris homepage

About Indian Motorcycle Founded in 1901, Indian was America’s first motorcycle company, producing some of the industry’s most iconic models and becoming the world’s largest motorcycle manufacturer. In recent years, Indian has continued to produce these legendary motorcycles on a smaller scale. The company’s instantly recognizable badge is still associated with premium products and strong American heritage by casual consumers and motorcycle enthusiasts alike download with opera videos. For more information on Indian, visit Indian Motorcycle.

About Stellican 
Stellican is a U.K. Private Equity firm specializing in the purchase, turnaround and re-launch of iconic, heritage brands which have gone bankrupt. In the last ten years, Stellican has been particularly active in the power sport industry. It currently advises funds, which own Chris-Craft Corporation, a premium boat and yacht builder based in Sarasota, Florida, which it acquired in 2001. Previously, Stellican advised funds that owned Riva boats in Italy.

The New Victory Core Concept Bike

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Jan 172009


Yesterday we had a sneak peek at the Honda chopper… and today central app herunterladen?  Today we get a good look at the new Victory concept bike, the Core.  Michael Song, the man who brought you the Victory Vision concept bike, is responsible for this bad boy as well herunterladen.  I give him big props.  The Vision really doesn’t thrill me, but this is a pretty great looking ride.  It was unveiled today at the International New-York Motorcycle Show (along with the official launch of the Honda, a new Ducati, and even a new Vespa)

The power plant is the same new 106-inch engine (1731cc) that the entire line has elba herunterladen.  The frame is a sweet little rigid number with no down tube, attached to a steady handling inverted fork setup.  Font and rear wheels are both 18” and the wheelbase is a nimble 64 inches microsoft produkt herunterladen.  Mid controls offer a sporty ride position and the bike weighs in at only 470 pounds which means that the 106” engine doesn’t have a lot of resistance when it comes to the get up and go department musik auf mp3 player herunterladen kostenlos.

core-05-thumb-415x282-2708But the coolest part about it herunterladen?  This bike is basically an inside out version of your average bike.  The cast aluminum frame houses the gas tank, battery box, and all the electronics for the bike powerpoint presentations to.  Nothing is on the outside.  The seat is carved mahogany and the fenders, carbon fiber.  Pretty amazing herunterladen.

Now, will this machine actually go into production?  We don’t know for sure, but to make it road worthy and affordable, things would really have to change download kindle books for free.  That is too bad, but Victory has to be happy with the initial response.  That is the first step and that has to be a good thing.


Love, Respect, and Ride Safe,