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9/13/2021

Choosing a Commercial Vehicle

Polaris Commercial offers a variety of electric, gas and diesel-powered vehicles to suit a range of applications for your business. With Pro XD, GEM, Taylor-Dunn and military-inspired utility vehicles, Polaris has the largest offering of work vehicle solutions. Each vehicle is designed with your needs in mind, and you can even design your own.  

If you are unsure where to start, the Help Me Choose tool can show you options based on the parameters you select. Or use the Filter and Compare tool to compare multiple commercial vehicles at once. 

Applications for Commercial Vehicles 

  • Grounds and property maintenance 
  • Security and crowd control 
  • Tours and personnel transportation 
  • Food and goods hauling 
  • Housekeeping 
  • Distribution/Stocking 

Polaris Commercial provides vehicles for the following industries.  

Colleges and Universities 
Maintain your grounds easily with the right set of Polaris Commercial vehicles. Polaris offers vehicle solutions that save you time and money while also reducing emissions.  

Recommended vehicles for grounds maintenance: GEM eL XD, Pro XD 2000D, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle 

Polaris Commercial offers a variety of street-legal electric vehicles that make campus touring and transportation a memorable and enjoyable experience. These vehicles can also enhance other events hosted on campus by going beyond your guests’ transportation expectations without carbon emissions.  

Recommended vehicles for campus tours: GEM e4 or GEM e6, Taylor-Dunn personnel carrier

Polaris Commercial vehicles are also a cost-effective solution for campus security. Upfit any vehicle with security lights and storage options to create a comfortable and efficient method of security mobility. 

Recommended vehicles for campus security: GEM e2 or GEM e4, Taylor-Dunn personnel carrier, Pro XD 2000D 

For more information and recommended vehicles, visit the Commercial page dedicated to Colleges and Universities

Government and Municipalities 
Polaris provides a portfolio of utility vehicle solutions for any government application, whether it be a construction site, property maintenance, city-held event or another purpose.  

Polaris Commercial has a variety of comfortable and street-legal utility and transportation vehicles that will enable you to support your security and crowd control needs. 

Recommended vehicles for security: Pro XD 2000D, GEM e2 or GEM e4, Taylor-Dunn personnel carrier 

Maintain multiple properties with vehicles that save you time and money while reducing emissions. Each vehicle is fully customizable, so you can adapt it to meet the work at hand. 

Recommended vehicles for grounds maintenance: Pro XD 4000D or Pro XD 2000D, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle, GEM eL XD 

No matter the size of the area you serve, there will always be a need for moving goods. Whether it’s putting up decorations, spreading salt or preparing for an event, you need vehicles that help your staff stay on schedule. Polaris Commercial vehicles offer hauling and customization capabilities that are right for you. 

Recommended vehicles for goods transport: GEM eL XD, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle, Pro XD 4000D or Pro XD 2000D 

For more information and recommended vehicles, visit the Commercial Government and Municipalities page

Hotels and Resorts
Polaris Commercial offers solutions to a breadth of common concerns for hotel management. Improving grounds maintenance, assisting housekeeping and offering rental vehicles for guests are just a few opportunities that come with buying a commercial vehicle.  

Polaris Commercial vehicles will help your staff move efficiently between their everyday tasks, leaving more time to assist guests and improve the stay experience. 

Recommended vehicles for housekeeping: GEM e2 or GEM eL XD, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle

Recommended vehicles for property maintenance: GEM eL XD, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle, Pro XD 2000D 

Transport guests around your resort and to off-site attractions. Polaris Commercial has a variety of street-legal products that allow you to shuttle guests off-property on most residential roads.  

Recommended vehicles for shuttle transport: GEM e6, GEM e2, GEM e4, Taylor-Dunn personnel carrier 

For more information and recommended vehicles, visit the Commercial Hotel and Resorts page.  

Parks and Recreation 
Polaris Commercial offers innovative vehicle solutions that are designed to handle any job in any season for your Parks and Recreation utility and transportation needs.  

Polaris Commercial offers solutions that can increase your operation efficiencies through higher payload and towing capacities. Polaris Commercial gets you the most utility for your money, with minimal interference to your guests’ experience.   

Recommended vehicles for grounds maintenance: Pro XD 2000D, GEM eL XD, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle 

Polaris Commercial offers multiple vehicles that can haul loads over 1,000 lbs., allowing you to easily move plants, soil and other fixtures throughout your parks.  

Recommended vehicles for goods transport: GEM eL XD, Pro XD 2000D, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle 

Comfortably escort guests around your park property with Polaris Commercial vehicles. Polaris vehicles feature many standard safety features to make your guests feel safe, allowing them to enjoy the ride and scenery. Plus, with street-legal options, you can avoid using paths and sidewalks, which can pose a hazard to other pedestrians. 

Recommended vehicles for guest transportation: GEM e6 or GEM e4, Taylor-Dunn personnel carrier 

For more information and recommended vehicles, visit the Commercial Parks and Recreation page.  

Distribution and Warehousing 
Polaris Commercial vehicles offer solutions that can help improve efficiencies and help cut long-term costs for your business. Our emissions-free products are perfect for moving goods in and around your facility. No matter the size of your warehouse, Polaris Commercial has vehicles that are right for the job. 

We offer easy-to-operate vehicles that will increase efficiencies at your facility. With Polaris Commercial, you won’t have to sacrifice durability or budget. Streamline your business and watch your new vehicles handle whatever work comes their way.   

Recommended vehicles for warehousing: Taylor-Dunn stockchaser, Taylor-Dunn tow tractor, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle, GEM eL XD 

Polaris Commercial offers multiple vehicles with payloads from 1,000 to 3,000 lbs. and towing ratings from 2,000 to over 150,000 lbs. With that kind of payload, you can easily move any size of goods throughout your warehouse.  

Recommended vehicles for goods hauling: Taylor-Dunn tow tractor, Taylor-Dunn stockchaser, Taylor-Dunn utility vehicle 

For more information and recommended vehicles, visit the Commercial Distribution and Warehousing page.  

Custom Vehicles 
For custom needs, GEM and Pro XD vehicles can be built to suit your needs. With hundreds of accessories and several vehicles, the possible combinations are endless.  

Build your own commercial vehicle or get a tailored vehicle recommendation based on your industry and vehicle application. For more assistance choosing a commercial vehicle, contact the National Account Sales Team