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Harley-Davidson dealer closes doors


November 25, 2015

After closing a few weeks ago due to slow business, Carson City Harley-Davidson did not reopen as planned, according to an article in the Nevada Appeal. The reasons behind the continued close are not available, and the owners could not be reached for information. “A sign was posted on the dealership’s... Read more »

State of the Industry Webinar set for Dec. 8

November 25, 2015

As everyone makes preparations for 2016, Powersports Business is bringing experts to you, to share recent industry data. As a supplement to the 2015 Market Data Book, our State of the Industry Webinar, sponsored by MB Financial, is set for 1 p.m. Central on Tuesday, Dec. 8. Speakers include Tim Buche,... Read more »

LeMans Corp. reaches settlement with CARB

November 25, 2015

News release LeMans Corporation, the parent company of Drag Specialties and Parts Unlimited, recently agreed to a settlement with the California Air Resources Board regarding the sale of emissions regulated products to California dealers. This settlement resolves CARB’s alleged claims without litigation,... Read more »

Judge clears construction on road to Sturgis


November 25, 2015

News Release Circuit Judge Jerome Eckrich today denied an application for a Writ of Mandamus filed by a group opposing completion of Fort Meade Way. The Meade County road project offers an alternative route between I-90 Exit 37 and Highways 34 and 79, connecting Fort Meade Veterans Hospital, Bear Butte,... Read more »

Polaris plant gets Athens council approval

Polaris Logo  — Good

November 25, 2015

On Tuesday, Athens council members approved the city’s portion of the incentive package to the Huntsville-based Polaris manufacturing plant, according to an article on The new Polaris plant in Huntsville will build ATVs and is expected to create more than 2,000 jobs in the next 12 years.... Read more »

A look back at AIMExpo


November 24, 2015

The 2015 AIMExpo saw nearly 19,000 attendees in Orlando, showing support and interest in the powersports industry. Year three saw more exhibitors than ever before, and AIMExpo released a video highlighting all that the event had to offer. Their website promises more to come in 2016: “From more OEM’s... Read more »

Nelson Rigg USA adds industry veteran to management team

November 24, 2015

Nelson Rigg USA has named industry veteran Deb Drinan as director of business development, Dimitri Cretikos, president/owner of Nelson Rigg USA announced. Drinan brings 12 years as a powersports industry professional specializing in building and enhancing strong relationships with both OEMs and distributors. Deb... Read more »

Scooter company launches, releases $1,099 scooter


November 24, 2015

News Release The “go.” is here. The Chicago Scooter Company opened its doors for business today, offering their first new scooter, the exciting “go.” Simply named but meticulously appointed, the “go.” boasts standard features that far out-weigh other competing economical scooters, including... Read more »

Aftermarket company acquired by private equity groups

November 24, 2015

News release Irving Place Capital (“IPC”), a middle-market private equity firm, and New Value Capital (“NVC”), an operationally-oriented private equity firm, today announced that they have completed the acquisition of Dynojet Research, Inc. (“Dynojet”), a leading manufacturer of aftermarket... Read more »

Indian introduces Scout Sixty with $8,999 price tag

Indian Scout Feature

November 23, 2015

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, from the floor of the EICMA International Motorcycle Show in Milan, Italy, today introduced the latest addition to its 2016 lineup — the all-new Indian Scout Sixty. The new 999cc Scout Sixty breaks through boundaries, promising to broadly appeal... Read more »

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