Minneapolis (October 16, 2018) – Coming off a dominant race weekend at the Lucerna Tijuana SCORE Desert Challenge and Lucas Oil Off Road Race, Polaris RZR® Factory Racing continued its success at the Best In The Desert Third Annual Method Race Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic. This weekends wins resulted in a podium sweep from Polaris RZR Factory Racers in the UTV P Class.
Robert Vanbeekum took first with teammate Macy Poelman only seconds behind claiming the second spot on the podium. Polaris RZR Factory Racer Seth Quintero secured third place locking in a complete sweep for the team.
“The Polaris RZR Factory Racing Team has had an incredible 2018 season, completely crushing every major race they have participated in. Without any doubts in our minds, our team has continued to come out on top with podium wins and sweeps all season long,” said Kyle Duea, vice president of ORV Marketing at Polaris Industries. “This weekend proved no different with Vanbeekum, Poelman and Quintero representing Polaris with their podium sweep.”
This weekends wins add to the teams overall 38 wins and 109 podiums over the course of this years season. The Polaris RZR Factory Racing team is getting ready to take on the field at the SCORE Baja 1000 race from November 14-18 in Ensenada, Mexico.
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 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize 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 include 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.