Tradeshow Season Is Upon Us

2016 SEMA Show Preview [dropcap]C[/dropcap]an you believe it’s already October? The arrival of fall means many things, but for us here at MPN and Babcox Media, it means it’s tradeshow season. One of the big shows we attend is the SEMA Show out in Las Vegas, held this year from November 1 – 4 in

Northpoint Commercial Finance to Provide Financing for ARGO Dealers

Northpoint Commercial Finance (Northpoint), a diversified finance company that provides flexible inventory lending and floorplan financing solutions, has partnered with ARGO to be the exclusive financier of its dealer network across the United States and Canada.

Those Vintage Days are Here Again

AMA’s Vintage Motorcycle Days attracts all kinds, from the newbie enthusiast to the seasoned, hardcore, vintage bike afficianado… and there are plenty of industry folks in between.

NPA, EFG Talk About Dealer Benefits of New CPO Program

EFG Companies and National Powersport Auctions (NPA) recently announced they have teamed up to launch a new Certified Pre-Owned Program designed specifically to grow powersports dealer business and drive loyalty through NPA auctions.

Wiseco 2016 Yamaha YXE700R Wolverine R-Spec Standard and High Compression Piston Kits

The Wiseco 2016 Yamaha YXE700R Wolverine R-Spec Standard and High Compression Piston Kits feature dedicated forging, light weight and superior strength.

Gibson Wins Best Powersports Product Award at SEMA

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) announced the winners of the 2016 New Products Showcase Awards yesterday morning at the 2015 SEMA Show. This award is given to the most innovative and cutting-edge aftermarket products that will be consumable in 2016. Nearly 3,000 products were entered into 16 different Showcase categories to be considered for

Marine Industry Veteran Tom Cassidy, Jr. Joins Lonski and Associates Recruiting Team

Lonski and Associates, LLC recently announced the addition of Tom Cassidy, Jr. to its team of powersports industry recruiters. A former sales executive with Mercury Marine, Cassidy Jr. has a diverse background. The majority of his career has been spent managing and developing strategic OEM accounts, cultivating dealer relationships and developing marketing solutions. With a passion

Dealer Reaction to Yamaha’s YXZ1000R Sport SxS

The all-new Yamaha YXZ1000R Side-by-Side (SxS) boasts a high-performance 3-cylinder 998cc engine with a unique to its class 5-speed sequential shift manual transmission, the two-seat YXZ1000R provides driver-connected experience in the dunes, desert or on the trail. “The YXZ1000R redefines the sport Side-by-Side category and solidifies Yamaha as the leader in powersports performance,” said Mike

Harley-Davidson Museum Celebrates Street Art at Milwaukee Rally Custom Bike Show Weekend

The Harley-Davidson Museum is the place to be this coming Labor Day weekend, when it hosts its annual Custom Bike Show Weekend during the Milwaukee Rally. The Weekend kicks off at Bike Night on Thursday, Sept. 3, and runs through Sunday, Sept. 6.

Held USA Street, Track and Touring Boot Line

Held USA now has a boot for every street and touring journey. The Held boot line is all-new in the United States, and includes summer, touring, café and track options.

Arrow 2015 BMW S 1000 RR Exhaust

SpeedMob, Inc. has announced the Arrow slip-on and full competition exhausts for the 2015 BMW S 1000 RR are now available. Arrow has several offerings in silencers and four full competition systems available.

MPN 2014 Best of the Web Awards

Congratulations to all the companies that made the list and have represented the industry well with interesting and innovative new products.