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Japanese motorcycle production, exports up in February

April 1, 2014

Three of the four Japanese motorcycle manufacturers increased production year-over-year in February, leading to an overall increase of 9.6 percent for the Big Four, according to the latest data from the JAMA. Kawasaki reported the largest percentage increase in production, up 59.2 percent to 8,652 units.... Read more »

Schwantz joins Circuit of The Americas as racing ambassador

April 1, 2014

News release Circuit of The Americas (COTA) and motorcycle racing legend Kevin Schwantz have amicably settled their legal differences and have reached a new agreement to collaboratively promote motorcycling racing at the Austin circuit and across the United States. Schwantz will serve as an official... Read more »

BRP tops $3 billion in annual revenue for first time

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April 1, 2014

News release BRP Inc. (TSX: DOO) on March 28 reported its financial results for the three- and twelve-month periods ended January 31, 2014. All financial information is in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. The complete financial results are available at www.sedar.com. “I am pleased with our... Read more »

EPA fine of Lifan could exceed $1 million for import violations; bond sets precedent

March 28, 2014

News Release WASHINGTON — American Lifan Industry, Inc., an Ontario, California-based vehicle and engine importer, has agreed to ensure that future imports meet federal emission standards after illegally importing and selling nearly 28,000 highway motorcycles, recreational vehicles, and engines... Read more »

Tucker Rocky, MAG announce merger

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March 27, 2014

News release Indianapolis, IN – Tucker Rocky / Biker’s Choice announced today it has agreed to merge with Motorsport Aftermarket Group (“MAG”).  LDI Ltd., LLC (“LDI”), the sole shareholder of Tucker Rocky / Biker’s Choice, will become the majority shareholder of the combined company. ... Read more »

United Arab Emirates: BRP distributor adds Rotax-powered sport boat line

March 27, 2014

News release Abu Dhabi-based MTM Marine LLC (MTM), affiliate of the Al Masaood Group of companies and UAE partner to a range of global premium recreational brand principals including BRP, Mares, Penn and Gurit amongst others today announces their entry as a jet boat manufacturer in the GCC region. MTM... Read more »

No-helmet bill fails in Tennessee

March 27, 2014

A bill that would have allowed motorcyclists to ride without a helmet was shot down in a Tennessee Senate committee this week. State Rep. Cameron Sexton sponsored a bill that would have allowed riders to go without a helmet, pending they had taken a safety course and increased their insurance to cover... Read more »

Parts Unlimited adds light bar maker to ATV/UTV catalog

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March 27, 2014

News release Parts Unlimited, the world’s largest distributor of powersports parts, equipment and accessories, has added Lazer Star Lights’ ATV/UTV LED Light Bars and Round LED Light Kits to their 2014 ATV/UTV catalog. The catalog will now include Lazer Star’s Discovery, Endeavour, and Atlantis... Read more »

UCLEAR to get Tucker Rocky distribution

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March 27, 2014

News release Eagle, Idaho-based UCLEAR , the industry leaders in Bluetooth helmet communication systems, has announced a strategic partnership with leading distributor, Tucker Rocky Distributing. The added distribution channel offers consumers more options for purchasing and receiving support for UCLEAR’s... Read more »

Mega-growth for Indian: Dealer group to open up to 7 stores in 2014

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March 26, 2014

News release American Heritage Motorcycles, LLC, a privately held company dedicated to operating motorcycle dealerships offering the Indian® and Victory® Motorcycle brands manufactured by Polaris Industries of Minneapolis, MN announced the Grand Opening of its first dealership, American Heritage Motorcycles... Read more »

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