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Rovaniemi, Finland, 2013/12/19 - BRP produced its 300,000th Lynx snowmobile on December 16, 2013, a 2014 Lynx Boondocker 3900 800 E-TEC model, in its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Rovaniemi, Finland, in the Arctic Circle [TSX: DOO] - BRP.com. TSX: DOO
“I am proud of the work that has made BRP’s Lynx brand the leading snowmobile brand in Europe,” says Jukka Jokinen, vice-president, BRP Finland. “The Lynx story began in 1967. With consistent research and development, we have since become industry leaders. Thanks to our employees who have made this milestone possible.”
Finland’s Minister of Labour, Lauri Ihalainen, visited the facility for the occasion and praised BRP and its employees for demonstrating that Finland has the skills to produce competitive world-class products.
BRP (brp.com) is a global leader in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and marketing of powersports vehicles. Distributed in 105 countries, its portfolio of brands and products includes Ski‑Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain and side-by-side vehicles, Can‑Am roadsters, Evinrude outboard engines, as well as Rotax propulsion systems. BRP employs approximately 6,800 people worldwide.
Ski-Doo, Lynx, Sea-Doo, Evinrude, Rotax, Can-Am and the BRP logo are trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. or its affiliates.
Contact: Asko Saastamoinen - HR Director, Finland
T: +35816 3208 101 - E: Asko.Saastamoinen[.]BRP.com.