MEDINA, MN--(Marketwired - Feb 14, 2014) - Indian Motorcycle®, America's first motorcycle company, today announced it will wrap up its cross-country Progressive® International Motorcycle Show tour this weekend in Seattle with a full schedule of events for motorcycle enthusiasts, families and military personnel. The festivities kick-off today at the Washington State Convention Center starting at 3 p.m. With riding season fast approaching, bikers and Indian Motorcycle fans are encouraged to explore the iconic new 2014 lineup of new Indian Chiefs -- the industry's most talked about new models in decades. The weekend's events include a number of programs highlighting Indian Motorcycle's steadfast support and appreciation for members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
"The Seattle area is home to a strong military presence and a strong community of avid bikers, so we are pleased to wrap up this season's tour talking with riders about the new 2014 Indian Chiefs," said Polaris Industries Vice President of Motorcycles Steve Menneto. "The customer reviews of the 2014 Indian Chief models are in, and we couldn't be happier with the results. Riders looking to purchase a bike this season owe it to themselves to take a test ride and experience the awesome power and legendary feel of the industry's most admired new bikes."
Experience Indian Motorcycles - Past and Present
Show attendees will want to stop by and explore the 2014 Indian Chief models including the Indian Chief Classic, the Indian Chief Vintage and the Indian Chieftain. Indian Motorcycle exhibit will also include a collection of rare, historically significant motorcycles including a 1948 Vintage Indian Chief and a 1935 Indian Chief originally featured on HISTORY® Channel's 'American Pickers' series.
Free Saturday Admission for Seattle's U.S. Military Personnel
Saturday only, Indian Motorcycle is proud to offer free admission to the Progressive International Motorcycle Show to U.S. Armed Forces personnel and their families. All attendees with a valid military ID will be admitted to Saturday's events courtesy of Indian Motorcycle by presenting their credentials at the VIP Service Center. Military attendees are encouraged to visit the Indian Motorcycle exhibit to receive a limited-edition Indian Motorcycle gift.
"Honoring Heroes" Program Offers a $1,000 Military Incentive on the 2014 Indian Chief Lineup
In recognition of the dedication of our Armed Forces personnel, Indian Motorcycle is proud to offer members of the U.S. Military a $1,000 incentive on the purchase of any of the three exciting new 2014 Indian Chief models. Stop by the Indian Motorcycle exhibit this weekend or visit www.indianmotorcycle.com to learn more about the "Honoring Heroes" incentive program and Indian Motorcycle's long-standing support of the military and our U.S. Armed Forces.
Explore the 2014 Lineup of Indian Motorcycle Apparel and Accessories
Selections from the new 2014 Indian Motorcycle apparel line will be available for purchase, including casual wear, hats and other personal accessories. Fully accessorized bikes will also be on display highlighting the array of accessories for the 2014 Chiefs.
ABOUT INDIAN MOTORCYCLE®
Indian Motorcycle, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), is America's first motorcycle company. Founded in 1901, Indian Motorcycle has won the hearts of motorcyclists around the world and earned distinction as one of America's most legendary and iconic brands through unrivaled racing dominance, engineering prowess and countless innovations and industry firsts. Today that heritage and passion is reignited under new brand stewardship. To learn more, please visit www.indianmotorcycle.com.
ABOUT POLARIS® INDUSTRIES
Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2013 sales of $3.8 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets innovative, high quality off-road vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and the Polaris RANGER® and RZR® side-by-side vehicles, snowmobiles, motorcycles and on-road electric/hybrid powered vehicles.
Polaris is among the global sales leaders for both snowmobiles and off-road vehicles and has established a presence in the heavyweight cruiser and touring motorcycle market with the Victory and Indian Motorcycle brands. Additionally, Polaris continues to invest in the global on-road small electric/hybrid powered vehicle industry with Global Electric Motorcars (GEM), Goupil Industrie SA, Aixam Mega S.A.S., and internally developed vehicles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with a complete line of Polaris Engineered parts, accessories and apparel and Klim branded apparel.
Polaris Industries Inc. trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "PII", and the Company is included in the S&P Mid-Cap 400 stock price index.
Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime at www.polaris.com.