NPA: September AWP in Review
As temperatures start to cool down, the off-road category in the wholesale powersports market is heating up.
Ladies Velocity 3.0 Glove Review
My first impression of the Ladies Velocity 3.0 Glove by Joe Rocket took me by surprise. The stitching and pattern of the back of the glove drove my eyes straight towards the script “Rocket” logo on the knuckles, adding emphasis toward the reinforced fingers.
Tech Tips: Servicing Coolant Systems
The use of liquid cooling is at an all-time high for powersports engines. All modern liquid cooling systems use a pump to circulate the coolant through the system.
Petition to Revive Dealership Drives Thousands of Signatures
Bob Ladd owned Shenandoah Harley-Davidson from 1998 to 2011. Under new ownership, the dealership permanently closed its doors in August 2020. Community members gathered together to create a petition to bring Bob back into the dealership business.
Apparel Pro: Riding Pants
Over the years, there have been significant improvements to the look and feel of riding pants, making them both stylish and comfortable.
Shop Talk: Check Behind the Couch
If you’ve been in business for any length of time, you know there will be ups and there will be downs. Most dealers can do well when business is booming. Those who really prosper do business when others say there’s no business.
Go Anywhere: ARGO’s 2021 Lineup Drives Demand
The ARGO team was prepared to take on the unexpected and “Go Anywhere” to overcome obstacles, even in the face of a pandemic.
A Gathering of Wild Heathens, Uh, Maybe!
Bigun and I just returned from Sturgis and we had a swell time! This was the 80th Annual Black Hills Rally and normally, it would have been packed, but in the “New World,” it was only about 50% of the normal expectation.
Exceeding Customer Expectations in the Finance Office
Expectations about where the industry would be at this time in March were grim, but the social distancing-friendly nature of powersports vehicles proved our expectations to be incorrect – and for good reason.
Moto Anatomy: Learning to Slide
Leading the three-and-a-half-hour course was Johnny Lewis, the professional flat track and Supermoto racer and Moto Anatomy founder. Just like the name, Moto Anatomy connects the body and the motorcycle.
It’s Electric: EV Trends Favorably
It’s no surprise that the demand for green transportation has surged, given the state of natural resources and scientific evidence that electric over gas-powered vehicles can significantly reduce pollution.
Ziggy: Sparking Change in the Industry
With a diverse offering of e-mopeds, e-bikes, low speed vehicles, scooters and off-road vehicles, the company is answering the demand for electric mobility, by developing smarter, more convenient and more efficient vehicles.