Polaris India Pvt. Ltd., the wholly owned subsidiary of Polaris Industries Inc., has captured thrilling victories with top two pole positions in the India’s toughest rally race, Raid De Himalayas. It was the 17th edition of Raid De Himalayas this year which held from 9th October to 17th October.
When it comes to rally racing, one of the most renowned names in the country, Raj Singh Rathore bagged the overall victorious position with a lead time of 26 minutes, 54 seconds and the second position was grabbed by Tsering Lakhpa with a lead time of 10 minutes 52 seconds. Polaris India also unveiled its some of the most famous products, Polaris RZR® XP Turbo and the the RZR® XP 1000 (side x side and 4-seater) at the rally itself. The RZR® XP Turbo delivers performance through a powerful turbo charged engine that churns 144 bhp of raw power.
Speaking about Polaris India’s victory at the event, Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd., said, “We are ecstatic at this stupendous double-victory for Polaris. Raid de Himalaya is an extreme endurance event of huge proportions and a victory here just shows that no matter how steep the slopes of India’s mountains get, Polaris leaves its mark on every peak. We participated with the biggest fleet of products this year, including our most powerful bespoke vehicles for the first time ever at this event - the Polaris RZR® XP Turbo and the Polaris RZR® XP 1000. Both these vehicles have been designed and engineered to perform even in the most challenging terrains, and the victories have proved it amply.”