Polaris Motor is an American manufacturer of ATV, snowmobiles and neighbourhood electric vehicles. It is based in the Minneapolis exurb of Medina, Minnesota, USA and is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual sale of dollar 3.8billion registered in the year 2013.
The company specializes in the manufacture of motorcycles through the Indian motorcycle subsidiary that was purchased in 2011. It is among the global sales leader for both off-road vehicles and snowmobiles and has managed to establish a presence in the heavyweight cruiser and touring motorcycle market with the Indian Motorcycle brand and the Victory. It no longer produces watercraft.
The company was launched in the year 1954. David Johnson, Ellen and Edger Hetteen produced the first snowmobile in the world and formed a company that continued to manufacture snowmobiles, many of which were sold to other firms around the world. Edger Hatteen then left the company in 1960 to create his own firm. In 2007, the company started to manufacture numerous all-terrain vehicles. Before, 1997, this company manufactured ATVs with the help of Robin, which was a subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries. But after this year, it started to build its own engines called “Liberty”. Now it has become a huge company with great brand value. It trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PII”, and this company is also included in the S&P Mid-cap 400 stock price index.
The Popular models by the company which are in production currently include Polaris Brutus, Outlaw, Phoenix 200, ranger, RZR, Scrambler, Sportsman, Trail Blazer, Trail Boss, Youth, 700 EFI, Limited Editions, Hawkeye 4X4, and Magnum 330. The most famous among these are Ranger which has 63 models, RZR which has 35 models and Sportsman which has 81 models. Polaris Ranger is a utility vehicle that has been engineered to work on extremely rough terrains while offering full comfort to the rider. Polaris RZR is a big bore trail fun machine for two that offers hi-tech engineering and great comfort. Polaris Sportsman has been engineered as an extreme ATV for extreme conditions and boasts of a host of nifty, functional features.
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Market Segment For Polaris Bikes
Polaris is a pioneer in the bike manufacturing segment. Bikes from Polaris are sold through the length and breadth of India through various dealerships. Some of its bikes have gained a lot of attention in the Indian market and this brand is bound to grow more in the coming years.
Performance & Mileage
Polaris bikes are very reliable in nature. These bikes are considered to give good fuel efficiency when they hit the road. They might not outperform everything in terms of performance in other bikes, but it gives an overall satisfaction of ownership. Polaris makes one of the best bikes in the world. A lot of focus is being laid upon efficient fuel burning and addition of technical features. Some of the best bikes in India, have fuel-saving technologies, which are the need of the hour as they pave an efficient way of developing performance bikes for emerging markets across the globe.
In terms of safety features, it gives one of the best in class features in its segment. The new bikes and scooters in this segment are giving particular consideration to rider safety hence it comes loaded with various safety features. With increasing number of accidents, safety features in a bike has become an integral part of a bike manufacturer.
The new generation of motorcycles and scooters has started gaining improved features and much nicer designs. New headlamp designs and sculpted fairing parts not only look better but also try to reduce wind blast and aid in cooling of motorcycles. World-class features, like automatic headlamps, LED head lamps, full digital meters, and ABS braking are gaining huge interest. This has improved safety and increased style quotient of new bikes across the entire portfolio.
The modern day bikes from Polaris are coming up with new design to attract the young customers. Taking inspiration from the International brands, Indian companies are also adapting a futuristic design and styling elements. With a lot of innovation around looks and design, manufacturers have made it an important factor to consider before developing any new facelift or a new product.
With growing number of accidents, Polaris spends quality time in choosing the right build quality to avoid damage to the vehicle. A strong build quality ensures a sturdy drive experience and more reliability and assurance to the rider in terms of safety.
Polaris gives special attention to the comfort and experience. Seat quality, Handling experience, Ride quality have become an internal pre requisite when building a bike/scooter. A bike should be able to give a good ride experience to the rider for all kinds of terrains and long drives. Polaris makes sure of that. Riders, need to feel that comfort factor while riding their bike may it be for daily city commute or long rides.
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