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BRP announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Triton Industries, Inc., the leading North American manufacturer of the Manitou pontoon brand.
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BRP to acquire Manitou Pontoon manufacturer, strengthing the company’s new marine group

Manitou’s addition to the Marine Group further solidifies BRP’s position in this market.

Tucker Hibbert shows off a first place trophy for the team's efforts at the Make-A-Wish event in Minnesota.
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Tucker Hibbert’s Team 68 named top fundraiser at Make-A-Wish Minnesota’s Walk for Wishes®

Team 68 recorded $12,534 in donations at this year’s Walk for Wishes.

Group of snowmobilers getting ready to ride.
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Snowmobile sales outperform economic growth worldwide — Canada up 6.4%

Many families have discovered that snowmobiling is a great winter recreational activity.

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Search and Rescue watercraft on lake.
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BRP donates watercraft to Inuvik Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary (CCGA)

The addition of the unit will enable the Inuvik CCGA to increase coverage to a number of remote locations and assist residents in emergency situations.

“Michelin and Camso have many values in common,” said Jean-Dominique Senard, Chief Executive Officer of the Michelin Group.
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Camso bought by tire giant Michelin in US $1.45 billion deal

The two parties have reached an agreement for the acquisition of Camso and the integration of its off-road operations with those of Michelin

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Revelstoke Snowmobile Club looking for General Manager

The Revelstoke Snowmobile Club has a need for a growth-minded General Manager

Two people in an Alumacraft boat.
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BRP Acquires Alumacraft and Creates a New Marine Group

This acquisition will allow BRP to leverage the strength and reputation of two iconic marine industry players - Alumacraft Boat and Evinrude.

Tucker Hibbert at a Walk for Wishes event.
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Tucker Hibbert to continue his support of Make-A-Wish Minnesota

Since 2016, Hibbert’s Team 68 has raised over $21,000 for Make-A-Wish Minnesota through the Walk for Wishes event.

José Boisjoli, President and CEO reports on Q1 revenues.
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BRP Revenue jumps 16.4% in first Quarter – lead by 32.9% increase in revenue in year-round products

“Our momentum continues with strong gains and we are outperforming in all product lines,” says Jose Boisjoli, President and CEO of BRP Inc.

A pontoon boat, speeding in the water.
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Polaris buys Boat Holdings, LLC, in $805 Million cash deal

Boat Holdings is the largest manufacturer of pontoon boats in the U.S., one of the largest and fastest growing segments in the marine industry.

Polaris snowmobile, with Fortune 500 logo.
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Polaris Named to Fortune 500 List

In its 64th year, the Fortune 500 ranks U.S. companies by total revenues for their respective fiscal years.

Aerial view of hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
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Halifax gearing up for 50th International Snowmobile Congress (ISC)

The Snowmobiler Association of Nova Scotia will be hosting the 50th Annual International Snowmobile Congress in Halifax, June 13 to 16.

Tucker’s first-ever snocross race occurred in West Yellowstone, Montana, in 1996.
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Tucker Hibbert retires from professional snocross racing

After 25 years of chasing checkered flags in snowmobile competition, Tucker Hibbert announced that he is officially retiring from the racing circuit.

Graphic showing Red Dot product design winners.
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BRP receives six Red Dot Product design awards

BRP has earned a total of 28 Red Dot design awards over the years.

Logo for the British Columbia Snowmobile Federation.
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BCSF: RFP for an economic impact assessment of snowmobiling in British Columbia

The BCSF would like to assess the economic value of the snowmobile industry for British Columbia.

The 2019 Summit SP Ski-Doo Snowmobile is one of many models that uses the SHOT starter.
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BRP’s revolutionary SHOT starting system reaches the podium at the Edison awards

In a nutshell, SHOT provides an electrical charge to start the engine without the use of a battery, starter motor or ring gear.

Laurent Beaudoin, Bombardier’s Chairman Emeritus.
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From Ski-Doo’s to Corporate Jets: Laurent Beaudoin retires after 55 years at Bombardier

Laurent Beaudoin was the man who steered Bombardier from snowmobile maker to global transportation giant.

Julie Gilbert
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Julie Gilbert to join Polaris as Chief Customer Engagement and Growth Officer

Gilbert will be responsible for developing and implementing marketing solutions and growth strategies.

Craig Scanlon
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Polaris names Craig Scanlon as new Transamerican Auto Parts President

Scanlon will succeed Greg Adler, who is assuming a new role as executive vice chairman for TAP.

Sat-Fi2, a lightweight and portable hotspot.
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Globalstar announces the release of Sat-Fi2, the world’s most advanced satellite hotspot

Sat-Fi2 provides continuous communications for consumers, remote worker connectivity and safety.