APS Acquires 13th Dealership
August 20, 2004
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America’s PowerSports (APS), a leading national powersports dealer group, announced the acquisition of Macomb Powersports in Chesterfield, Mich. It is the group’s thirteenth dealer location.
“The Detroit market is a significant beachhead for us in the important Midwest market, one of the largest and growing power sports areas of the country,” said Clark Vitulli, President and Chief Executive Officer of America’s PowerSports. “The dealership has all the right brands for this market, it’s our first venture into snowmobiles, and the leadership team at Macomb’s is hungry and talented. We look forward to significant growth in Motown,” added Vitulli.
Bill and Lynn Smith owned Macomb PowerSports for more than 20 years. Brands include Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki, Kawasaki, SeaDoo and Arctic Cat. Lloyd Hildebrand, the dealership’s sales manager for the past 11 years, has been named general manager.
Formed in November 1998, America’s PowerSports represents major brands including Harley-Davidson, Honda, BMW, Yamaha, Suzuki, Kawasaki, SeaDoo, Polaris and Arctic Cat. The group’s 13 dealership locations are in six states. Corporate Support Headquarters is located in Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit www.americaspowersports.com.