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  1. The 9 best electric motorcycles you can buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Greenwich Citizen

    For those looking to go the environmentally-friendly route, there are several electric motorcycle options that don't compromise on speed or performance. Alta Motorcycles has two solid options for those just entering the market.


  2. Better Buy: Polaris Industries Inc. vs. Arctic CatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Fox News

    ... started its growth streak, it did so by moving beyond snowmobiles and ATVs (all-terrain vehicles). The Victory motorcycle brand had been established, but the company placed a new focus on motorcycles in 2011 when it bought Indian Motorcycles. When ...


  3. Why Harley-Davidson Can't Benefit From Victory's DemiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Fox News

    Although it means there will be one less American-made motorcycle on the market, which ought to bolster the made-in-America motorcycle king, its rival's move to focus instead on its fabulously successful Indian Motorcycle nameplate means Harley is going to have an even harder time selling its bikes. Few would argue Polaris didn't make the right move.


  4. The Victory that wasn't so sweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 |

    In the summer of 2000, I was riding west on a Harley Road King on Route 66 when out of the shimmering desert heat a Victory Motorcycles sign appeared like a mirage. Now, back then I knew even less about motorbikes than I do now, which is saying something, but I was vaguely aware that Polaris, the giant American snowmobile company, had founded Victory in 1997 to make proper V-twins that did all the things that Harleys didn't back then.


  5. Chrome & Rubber Shifter PegRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 |

    Big Bike PartsA has updated its market leading shifter peg cover to allow fitment to not only 7/8'' peg shifters, but also to shift levers with either an 8mm or 5/16'' screw mount as used on Harley's and Victory's. The oval shaped chrome cover has six rubber contact straps and securely mounts with set screws to improve your shifter peg lever.


  6. EBR Goes Under. AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Yahoo!

    American sportbike manufacturer EBR Motorcycles will be once again be closing its doors, marking another bitter defeat for Buell. According to an email sent to media late Thursday evening, the company "will begin a wind down of production operations commencing next week."


  7. Powersports Industry Continues Shake-up as Arctic Cat is Gobbled Up by Textron Specialized VehiclesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 |

    Following the recent closure of Victory Motorcycles by Polaris Industries , competitor Arctic Cat will now become part of Textron's holdings, who also owns brands Bad Boy and EZ-GO. MINNEAPOLIS- -Jan. 25, 2017- Arctic Cat Inc. today announced that it has signed a definitive merger agreement under which Textron Inc. will acquire Arctic Cat in a cash transaction valued at approximately $247 million, plus the assumption of existing debt.


  8. Polaris Downgraded: Turnaround Several Quarters AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Benzinga

    Wunderlich' Rommel Dionisio has downgraded Polaris Industries Inc. to Hold from Buy, saying earnings recovery is still several quarters away. The brokerage will become constructive once the company's off-road vehicle unit shows significant improvement.


  9. Polaris Industries Looks Ahead After a Tough YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Fox News

    Let's take a closer look at what drove Polaris' business as it capped its latest fiscal year. Revenue included $108.7 million in sales from Polaris' acquisition of Transamerican Auto Parts , which closed on Nov. 10. On an adjusted basis, which excludes purchase accounting adjustments and acquisition costs, net income was $76.1 million, or $1.18 per diluted share, roughly in line with expectations.


  10. Polaris says new Huntsville plant is the company's future after 'difficult and challenging year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | WAAY

    "2016 was a difficult and challenging year for Polaris, but our culture is geared to deal head on with adversity and learn from it, and that's what we did in 2016," says Polaris CEO Scott Wine, "In response to a series of recalls, we took the necessary steps to ensure that Polaris vehicles deliver the quality, safety and performance that our customers expect." Polaris says sales and revenues were both down in 2016, and it recently discontinued its Victory Motorcycles brand.


  11. Polaris Releases 2016 Fiscal Year ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 |

    Polaris Industries reported its fourth quarter and 2016 full year results, offering the first look at the company's finances since its decision to terminate Victory Motorcycles . The fourth quarter saw a 35% year-over-year decrease in motorcycle sales revenue, while year-end sales revenue remained flat compared to 2015.


  12. Polaris Industries' (PII) CEO Scott Wine on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. My name is Kim, and I'll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Polaris Q4 and Full Year 2016 Earnings Conference Call.


  13. An Essential Activist Campaign That Should Be Supported By ShareholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | Seeking Alpha

    It is essential that investors support this effort in order to dislodge an entrenched board that is asleep at the wheel. Sevcon is a $48M market company in the midst of an activist campaign whose outcome may alter the future of the company.


  14. 10 Things We'll Miss Most About Victory MotorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 |

    Last week came the announcement that Victory Motorcycles was being shut down, but Victory's death knell actually tolled in early 2011 following the announcement Polaris Industries had acquired Indian . All the good will in the world to keep Victory afloat is no match for bottom-line data, and in just a few short years the Indian brand has eclipsed Victory in growth, profit potential, consumer popularity, and overall coolness.


  15. Motus Weighs In On Victory Motorcycles ClosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 |

    In an effort to make sense out of the end of Victory Motorcycles, Motus founders Brian Case and Lee Conn posted a blog entry that looks not only at Polaris' decision but all the way back to 2007 to the end of Pontiac. While this is a valid comparison regarding tough business decisions, the posting gains power when it describes the ways in which Victory didn't adapt to the changing market and points to how those changes may tend to favor the type of bike Motus is building.


  16. Why Victory Motorcycles was defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Autoblog

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  17. At a CAGR of 45.22% Global High-Performance Electric Motorcycle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | SBWire

    A high-performance electric motorcycle is propelled purely by electricity and is geared with advanced electric motorcycle powertrain components and Li-ion batteries . These are sporty electric battery-powered motorcycles with top speeds in excess of 90 miles per hour and mile range beyond 80 miles.


  18. Whatever: What's in a Name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 |

    One interesting phenomenon I've noticed over the years is the seeming inability of the non-motorcycling public to read. Inevitably, when whatever motorcycle I'm riding draws a layperson's attention, they'll ask, 'What kind of motorcycle IS that?' And it doesn't matter how large VICTORY or HONDA is written on the gas tank.


  19. Tesla Supercharger fees, Faraday Future FF 91 cost, German VW lawsuit: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | GreenCarReports

    Today, a Tesla owner reacts to the automaker's new fees for Supercharger DC fast charging, a new report hints at the possible cost of the Faraday Future FF 91 electric car, and a German court orders Volkswagen to reimburse a diesel owner. All this and more on Green Car Reports.


  20. Tuesday biz wrap: Publix incentives, Southtown redoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Downtown Birmingham's long-anticipated Publix finally has an opening date: 7 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 8. The store at the intersection of 3rd Avenue South and 20th Street South anchors the massive three-building development called 20 Midtown in downtown Birmingham. The Housing Authority of the Birmingham District voted Tuesday to officially select its development team for the Southtown Court redevelopment .