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Record-breaking years the result of improvements

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By Kate Swanson, Assistant Editor
November 23, 2015

Crossroad Powersports strives for continued excellence In the powersports industry, a need for innovation and a dedication to improvement are some of the attributes that help dealerships remain successful. Add that to a friendly staff, great customer service and a family atmosphere, and you have a... Read more »

Watercraft theft drops 6 percent

November 23, 2015

As boat owners begin the annual task of winterizing and dry docking their boats for the season, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) reports that watercraft theft continues to drop. NICB’s annual report looks at watercraft theft and recoveries in the United States and examines watercraft reported... Read more »

ArcticFX Graphics announces partnership with Polaris

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November 20, 2015

ArcticFX Graphics, the leader in sled wrap design and production, has inked a partnership with Polaris. Now when sled buyers are purchasing their snowmobiles and accessories for the season, they can also choose their ArcticFX and even design their own using SledWrapR through ArcticFX Graphics... Read more »

Sena launches Intelligent Noise Control helmet

November 20, 2015

Sena Technologies, Inc., a Bluetooth innovator in the motorcycle and outdoor actives market, debuted the world’s first Intelligent Noise Control (INC) helmet at the 2015 American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) in Orlando. The Sena Helmet is equipped with innovative smart technology with premium... Read more »

GE opts to build $265 million factory in Canada

November 18, 2015

GE Power & Water plans to stop manufacturing gas engines in Waukesha, Wis., and open a new facility to build engines in Canada. The new facility will also have back-up capacity to manufacture diesel engine components for GE Transportation. GE currently employs 350 at its manufacturing facility in... Read more »

New Sea-Doo engine reaches 300 hp o’fun

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By Liz Keener, Managing Editor
November 18, 2015

Rotax 1630 ACE debuts in two performance PWC When BRP’s Rotax engineers in Austria set out to develop a 300 horsepower engine, they didn’t simply start with a previously produced engine and update it. Instead, they started from scratch, building the new Rotax 1630 ACE engine from the ground up. ... Read more »

Honda unveils 2016 VR1200X adventure bike

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November 16, 2015

U.S. debut for entire four-model adventure line set for Long Beach IMS show Reflecting the growing popularity of the adventure-touring segment, American Honda announced that the innovative VFR1200X is coming to the U.S. for the 2016 model year. Already extremely popular in Europe, the VFR1200X receives... Read more »

Christini secures consumer financing

November 16, 2015

Christini Technologies, Inc., which last month unveiled its new lineup of all wheel drive dual sport motorcycles, also had news on the consumer financing front. Philadelphia-based Christini announced that it is offering consumer financing through Freedom Road Financial. The program makes the 450 DS... Read more »

With new 1000cc engine, TGB seeks American partner

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By Liz Keener, Managing Editor
November 13, 2015

Taiwan manufacturer looks to team up with distributor In Europe, Taiwan Golden Bee (TGB) is an off-road force to be reckoned with. The Taiwan-based manufacturer counted itself as the ATV market share leader in Germany as of 2013, and the same year it was second in share in France. Yet, in North America,... Read more »

Canada-based consumer financing company honored

November 13, 2015

Vancouver-based Crelogix Acceptance Corporation, a leading Canadian consumer financing provider, has ranked No. 187 in PROFIT Magazine’s 27th annual PROFIT 500, a ranking of Canada’s fastest growing companies by Canadian Business and PROFIT. Recording a five-year revenue growth of 328 percent, the... Read more »

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