2016 Polaris Slingshot SL LE Test Ride/Drive

Is this three-wheeled vehicle a motorcycle or automobile? It’s the 2016 Polaris Slingshot SL LE. Remember when a slingshot was a Y-shaped contraption, usually made of wood, with a couple of rubber bands attached to a cloth or leather patch, that was used to hurl projectiles at a target of some sort? Well, those are…

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2015 Polaris Sabre EV505 Pedelec Test Ride

?2015 Polaris Sabre EV505 Hybrid” An electric solution to pollution and lack of exercise Initially, this review of the 2015 Polaris Sabre EV505 may seem as somewhat of a departure from the usual scope of what is normally a motorcycle column format, but it really isn?t. After all, early motorcycles were essentially motorized bicycles that…

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Test Ride: 2011 Arlen Ness Edition Victory Vision Tour

Ness clan members add custom touches to individual bikes Polaris Industries celebrated the 10th Anniversary of their Victory motorcycle division three years ago and embarked upon their second decade of production of ?The New American Motorcycle?, making significant changes to their 2009 lineup of bikes in both the cruiser and touring categories. 2010 saw the…

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Polaris Industries acquires Indian Motorcycle

Polaris Acquires Indian? Motorcycle Polaris brings world-class engineering, manufacturing and distribution to Indian?s rich American heritage and historic brand – perhaps now Indian will finally be Victorious MINNEAPOLIS (April 19, 2011) ? Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the acquisition of Indian Motorcycle.? The business was acquired from Indian Motorcycle Limited (?IML?), a company…

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