Polaris donates pink RZR XP1000 for cancer raffle

Publish Date: 
Aug 14, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Polaris Industries has donated a customized pink RZR XP 1000 to the American Cancer Society as part of their Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.

“Too many of us have been affected by cancer, whether through a personal battle or an afflicted neighbor, co-worker or family member,” said CEO Scott Wine. “The American Cancer Society works tirelessly toward the eradication of this dreaded disease, and we hope that, through this donation, we can help them raise the funds needed to continue this noble fight.”

Unveiled at the 2015 Polaris Summer Dealer Show in Minneapolis, the one-of-a-kind RZR XP 1000, valued at about $32,000, is customized with Polaris Engineered Accessories such as brush guards, Polaris Pro HD 4500 LB Winch, MTX Audio Kit, 35-inch LED Light Bar, performance seats, HEXLR 15" Titanium rims with Kanati Mongrel tires, a custom pink graphics package and several other custom accessories. The vehicle will be raffled off at the American Cancer Society’s Legacy Ball at the Minneapolis Depot Oct. 25.

Polaris did not provide an image of the vehicle; instead it said nterested parties may view the vehicle and buy raffle tickets $20 each at several events throughout Minnesota, including:

  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kick-off, DoubleTree Bloomington, Aug.13
  • Minnesota State Fair, Aug. 21-Sept. 1
  • Hay Days, North Branch, Sept. 6-7
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Duluth, Sept. 27
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Lake Nokomis, in Minneapolis, Oct. 11
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, St. Cloud, Oct. 18
  • Legacy Ball, The Depot in Minneapolis, Oct. 25

“The American Cancer Society sincerely thanks Polaris Industries for their generous donation. The funds raised through the raffle of this Polaris RZR will help the American Cancer Society get one step closer to finishing the fight against cancer,” said the American Cancer Society’s executive vice president – Midwest division, Dave Benson. “We are excited to continue this partnership with a company that shares our commitment to the community.”

From a press release