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Polaris ready to rev production of Indian motorcycles

The Medina-based company well-known for its snowmobiles and ATVs hopes it can use the iconic brand to expand its presence in the motorcycle market and grab some share from Harley-Davidson.
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The Medina-based company well-known for its snowmobiles and ATVs hopes it can use the iconic brand to expand its presence in the motorcycle market and grab some share from Harley-Davidson.

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