Medina, Minn. (April 22, 2014) – Polaris Engineered Lubricants has signed on to support off-road racing driver R.J. Anderson for the 2014 and 2015 racing seasons. Set to enter the elite levels of off-road truck racing, Anderson will pilot a Polaris Engineered Lubricants-backed Pro 2 truck as well as a Pro Lite truck in 2014. With a solid background driving the Polaris RZR to off-road and desert racing championships and a championship already to his credit in the Pro Lite truck class, Anderson is one of the top young drivers in the sport.
“R.J. Anderson has already experienced a lot of success both as a Polaris Engineered Lubricants -backed driver and ambassador,” said Matt Miller, Polaris Engineered Lubricants Manager. “Polaris Engineered Lubricants will provide R.J. with the quality products he needs to keep winning races and pursue championships.”
The deal marks the first of a two-year contract between Anderson and Polaris Engineered Lubricants and Anderson will have the advantage of using Polaris Engineered Lubricants exclusively in his vehicles.
With up to 20-inches of suspension travel and 700+ horsepower, Pro-2 trucks are some of the most powerful and capable racing vehicles on the planet. The Pro-2 class will pit 21-year-old Anderson against some of the best drivers in off-road racing.
For more information about Polaris Engineered Lubricants visit www.polarislubricants.com. For more information about R.J. Anderson visit www.rj37.com.
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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, Klim branded apparel and ORV accessories under the Kolpin and Cycle Country brands.
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