Factory Racing Secures Four Wins and Nine Podiums
Across Six Classes
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2019--
At the fifth-annual Polaris RZR® UTV World Championship in
Laughlin, Nevada, Polaris RZR® Factory Racing continued its
winning streak with two wins and six podiums from RZR Factory
drivers. Additionally, RZRFactory Racing secured two wins and
three total podiums at the SCORE San Felipe 250 series opener in Baja
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RZR Factory Racing Secures Four Wins and Nine Podiums Across Six Classes - At the UTV World Championship, Polaris RZR Factory Driver Seth Quintero Secured the UTV NA Class Win (Photo: Business Wire).
At the UTV World Championship, Polaris RZR Factory Driver Seth
Quintero secured the UTV NA class win, giving the 16-year-old driver
three-consecutive wins this season. Polaris privateers Mike De Ley and
Dan Kaatz followed Quintero to round out the NA class podium, while RZR
Factory Driver Mitch Guthrie Jr. brought home second in the Pro Turbo
class. During Sunday’s short course races, Polaris RZR swept the
Pro 1000 class podium, as Colby Wemple, Shelby Anderson and Sierra Romo
placed first, second and third, respectfully. In the final race of the
UTV World Championship, RZR Factory Driver Jacob Carver finished
third in the Pro Turbo short course class.
“The UTV World Championship is an incredible event with many of the
world’s best off-road racers,” said Kyle Duea, Vice President of ORV
Marketing at Polaris Industries. “We are extremely proud of all our
racers and their teams as they work incredibly hard to prepare, compete
and podium throughout the race season. The team’s results this past
weekend are a testament to their efforts.”
At the SCORE San Felipe 250 season opener, Polaris RZRFactory
Racing earned two wins with RZR Factory Driver Wayne Matlock’s
Pro Turbo win and Kristen Matlock’s Pro NA win. The two victories mark
the second-consecutive year the husband and wife duo each won their
class, while Wayne’s Pro Turbo class win gives him three-consecutive San
Felipe 250 wins. In the Pro Turbo class, RZR Factory Driver Mike
Cafro finished second.
Polaris RZRFactory Racing has secured 13 wins and 25 podiums in
the 2019 calendar race series. RZRFactory Racing looks to
continue its success at WORCS round four in Las Vegas, Nevada, and LOORS
round two in Chandler, Arizona.
More information about Polaris Off-Road Vehicles and Polaris Engineered
Accessories can be found at RZR.Polaris.com.
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Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that
has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts
for more than 60 years. With annual 2018 sales of $6.1 billion, Polaris’
innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®,
RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road
vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian
Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot®
moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and pontoon, deck and cruiser boats.
Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and
accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including
Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris’ presence in adjacent markets globally
includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and
electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves
more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit www.polaris.com
for more information.
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