Minneapolis, April 21, 2009 –The Polaris RANGER RZR is having another strong racing season with more success at Best in the Desert’s, Terribles 250 at Primm. Mark Holz and Matt Parks took the UTV class finishing eight-and-a-half minutes in front of the second-place winner.
Starting in eighth position, the team quickly moved up to the top three by race mile 15, but got stuck behind a competitor for 12 miles in a particularly narrow section of the course. Once by, they quickly moved into second by pit two, and finished in front.
“The RANGER RZR worked flawlessly all day and we had a blast out there,” said Holz.
The Jagged X RANGER RZR finished ninth due to issues with a broken exhaust, yet, Jagged X retains the Best in the Desert UTV points lead through round two. Holz will continue concentrating on a championship in the WORCS series this year where he currently has the points lead. The Holz/Parks 1932 team is sponsored by Holz Racing Products, Polaris, Kroyer Racing Engines, and Maxxis Tires.
The next Best in the Desert race is the Bluewater Gran Prix, May 8-10, in Parker, Arizona. Holz’s next race will be WORCS Round 4, in Milford, Calif., May 1-3.
With annual 2008 sales of $1.9 Billion, Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets off road vehicles (ORVs) including: all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), the Polaris RANGER, snowmobiles, and Victory motorcycles for recreational and utility use. Polaris Industries Inc. trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PII,” and the Company is included in the S&P Small-Cap 600 stock price index. Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime from the Polaris homepage at www.polarisindustries.com.
About Holz Racing Products:
For the past 10 years, Holz Racing Products has engineered and extreme tested the finest quality, most effective performance parts available for UTV, ATV and snowmobile applications. Manufactured in the USA and race tested around the world, HRP leads the field in Polaris RZR accessories and performance products. For more information visit their website at www.holzracingproducts.com or call 360-398-7006.