All-new full-size Polaris RANGER are going to be first electric off-road vehicle released together with ZERO Motorcycles, inspiring leadership in powersports electrification and progressing Polaris’ rEV’d up strategy. TheVehicle will launch in late December; targeting delivery to USA Polaris dealers in early 2022. Hopefully, Polaris UK dealers will be able to update people whether it will be available for sale in the UK later in 2021.
Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) today revealed plans to debut an all-new 2022 electric Polaris RANGER UTV for sale in late December 2021, advancing the Company’s strategic rEV’d up electrification plan. This full-size Polaris RANGER is that the first electric vehicle Polaris developed through its powersports industry-exclusive cooperation with Zero Motorcycles®, which the 2 companies announced last September. the corporate expects the new electric Polaris UTV to start out arriving to Polaris dealers in early 2022.
“Our rEV’d up strategy places Polaris to assist define yet one more chapter in powersports innovation,” said Mike Speetzen, interim CEO, Polaris Inc. “With the rising interest in electrified off-road vehicles, we are investing in electrification so as to meet the wants of current customers also as appeal to tomorrow’s powersports riders. The all-new electric Polaris RANGER is our latest effort aimed toward leading the industry forward in electrified powersports vehicles.”
As a portion of the Polaris rEV’d up strategy, the all-new full-size electric Polaris RANGER spearheads the company’s long-term decide to accelerate its leadership in powersports electrification. Design and construction efforts for the all-new electric Polaris RANGER are underway in Wyoming, Minn., with manufacturing for North American vehicles to require place at Polaris’ facility in Huntsville, Ala.
“The power of our partnership with Zero Motorcycles and our own investments in electrification R&D permit us to leverage advancements in electric powertrains and performance to drive the off-road vehicle industry into the longer term ,” said Mike Donoughe, senior vice chairman and chief technical officer, Polaris Inc. “This are going to be one amongst the foremost technically advanced off-road vehicles on the market and reinforces Polaris’ position because the innovation leader in powersports.”
“As our top-selling off-road vehicle brand, Polaris RANGER has continuously set the benchmark because the hardest working, smoothest riding UTV, leading the market in rider-inspired innovation,” said Steve Menneto, president of Polaris Off Road. “The new electric powertrain will elevate the Polaris RANGER platform to an entire new level of capability, durability and performance.”
“We’ve actively engaged our Polaris RANGER customers, and without a doubt, there's important demand for even higher levels of performance and capability,” added Menneto. “They’ve shown some very specific unmet needs, and our new electric full-size Polaris RANGER will adequately address them, unlocking a very enhanced off-road experience.”