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Polaris India unveils new Indian® Scout™; Bookings open from today
History’s most famous, innovative and versatile bike is re-imagined with timeless
craftsmanship plus performance, handling and pricing that will appeal to riders of many
New Delhi, 27th August, 2014: After electrifying India by revealing their 2014 Indian Chief range,
Polaris India Pvt. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Polaris Industries Inc., the world leader in Off-
Road and All-Terrain Vehicles has announced the availability of the new Indian® Scout™ through
bookings with effect from today.
“The launch of the Indian® Scout™ in the United States has proved to be successful in stirring a new
wave of enthusiasm. The launch just added another feather in our effort to revive the history of
Indian Motorcycle®. The launched model is designed to possess the heritage of the past, blended
with modern technology. We are now giving Indian enthusiasts a chance to own a piece of history in
a modern package by booking their own Indian® Scout™,” said Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing
Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd.
A sneak peek of the new Indian®Scout™ is available on the Indian Motorcycle® website
Meanwhile, the all-new Indian® Scout ™ is an innovative and aesthetically stunning American cruiser.
It introduces the first-ever liquid-cooled Indian Motorcycle®engine – an efficient and reliable 69 cubic
inch V-twin engine offering 100 HP of performance for impressive power on demand. This new
model carries the legendary Indian® Scout™ name into the future in authentic Indian® Motorcycle®
style. It also features:
• A liquid-cooled, 1131 cc V-twin engine offering high performance
• A classic rigid triangle design coupled with premium monotube rear shocks that deliver
exceptional handling and comfort
• A 244 kg/253 kg (538/558 lbs) dry weight, 1562 mm (61.5 IN) wheelbase, 135 mm (5.3 IN)
ground clearance and 31 degrees of lean for precise high and low speed maneuverability
• Price: Starting from Rs. 11.99 Lacs (ex-showroom Delhi)
Polaris India introduced the Indian Motorcycle®in India early this year. Indian Motorcycle® is an
iconic brand that gained immense popularity across world geography. In April 2011, Polaris Industries
acquired Indian Motorcycle® and in July 2013, it unveiled the all-new range of Indian motorcycles.
Since the April 2011 acquisition of Indian Motorcycle by Polaris Industries, the company has made an
unprecedented commitment of time, resources and passion into the design of the all-new power
plant. From the outset, the goal was to capture the iconic design and styling aspects of the 113-year
old brand’s most historic model and fuse that heritage with state-of-the-art technology and
progressive design elements. The new design reflects an unparalleled investment into researching
the complete history of Indian Motorcycle® power train development.
About Indian Motorcycle®
Indian Motorcycle®, a wholly-owned division 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 unrivalled racing dominance, engineering prowess and countless innovations and industry
firsts. Today that heritage and passion is reignited in India. To learn more, please visit
www.indianmotorcycle.com/en-inand Like Us at www.facebook.com/indianmotorcycleindia
About Polaris Industries INC.
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), GoupilIndustrie 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.
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
ABOUT POLARIS INDIA
Polaris India Pvt Ltd was established as a wholly owned subsidiary of Polaris Industries Inc. (USA),
(www.polaris.com) which designs, engineers manufactures and markets innovative, high quality Off
Road Vehicles (ORV’s), innovative All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs), the Polaris Ranger®, (for recreational
and utility use), Snowmobiles, Motorcycles and Electric powered vehicles. Polaris India Pvt Ltd.
launched its flagship products including ATVs, Polaris Ranger RZR, Side x Side Vehicles and
Snowmobiles in India on 24th August, 2011.
Polaris India, has taken one giant step to revolutionize the Indian market for catering to very culture
of the Indian Territory with a wide array of diversified off-road vehicles designed exclusively for our
elite customers and various utility use.Polaris India has a strong network of 15 dealerships, 10 PRS
(Polaris Riderzstop) & 22 Polaris Experience Zones (Tracks) to take the off road riding culture way
ahead. They are state of the art and offer a workshop for service. These dealerships located at
Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Cochin, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Srinagar, Kolkata,
Lucknow, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Nagaland and New Delhi.
Information about line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available at
www.polarisind.in or from authorized Polaris India Dealers.
For more information please contact:
Manager- Marketing Communication