False Report of Polaris Snowmobile Plant in Europe

    Company Has No Plans To Construct New Snowmobile Facility in Romania or

    MEDINA, MINN., September 14 /CNW/ - Polaris Industries Inc. today
announced that a report which appeared on Reuters.com about company plans to
build a new snowmobile plant in Southeast Europe is untrue. Polaris has
released the following statement in response to the false news report.

    "The story released today about Polaris's plan to construct a new
snowmobile plant in Romania or Bulgaria is erroneous and untrue," said Polaris
CEO Tom Tiller. "We are working diligently to discover the source, and will
deal with the issue swiftly. More importantly, our company will continue to
produce the finest snowmobiles in the world in our facility in Roseau, MN,
where we have built them since the company's inception."

    About Polaris

    With annual 2006 sales of $1.7 Billion, Polaris designs, engineers,
manufactures and markets snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), Victory
Motorcycles and the Polaris RANGER for recreational and utility use. Polaris
is a recognized leader in the snowmobile industry and one of the largest
manufacturers of ATVs in the world. Victory Motorcycles, established in 1998
and representing the first all-new American-made motorcycle from a major
company in nearly 60 years, are rapidly making impressive inroads into the
motorcycle cruiser and touring marketplace. Polaris enhances the riding
experience with a complete line of Pure Polaris apparel, accessories and
parts, available at Polaris dealerships. 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 is available from
authorized Polaris dealers or anytime from the Polaris homepage at

For further information:

For further information: Polaris Industries Inc. Marlys Knutson,
763-542-0533 Fax: 763-542-2317 marlys.knutson@polarisind.com

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