Pawelka Joins KYMCO
August 27, 2004
Filed under Features
Rick Pawelka has joined STR, Inc. – Motorsports Division (dba KYMCO Motorsports USA) as Marketing Manager.
A motorsports marketing and communications veteran, Pawelka was most recently associated with Moto Guzzi and Aprilia USA. He handled print media, press relations, advertising, dealer relations, and industry events for the Italian motorcycle/scooter manufacturers.
In other Kymco news, Bert's Mega Mall of Covina, Calif. – billed as the nation's largest motorcycle, watercraft, and ATV superstore – has announced that it will now carry KYMCO products.
KYMCO takes its place in the Bert's inventory next to Kawasaki, Honda, Polaris, Bombardier/SeeDoo, Suzuki, Ducati, Tahoe Trailers, Crownline Boats and KTM motorcycles.
Based in Inman, S.C., KYMCO USA serves more than 400 dealers with 11 scooter models, five ATV models, and one motorcycle in the U.S. market. All KYMCO two-wheel products are backed by a two-year warranty; four-wheel product comes with a one-year warranty. Headquartered in Taiwan, Kwang Yang Motor Co. (KYMCO) distributes product to 63 countries.