Tucker Powersports Builds House of Exclusive Brands

Following the recent unwind of the Motorsport Aftermarket Group companies, and with a new leadership team firmly in place, Tucker Powersports announced its “house” of exclusive brands.

MAG to Spin Out Businesses

Six business units, including Tucker Powersports and J&P Cycles, will become stand-alone businesses.

Motorsport Aftermarket Group Hires New CEO

Motorsport Aftermarket Group announced the hiring of Hugh Charvat as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

Tucker Powersports Adds Greg Blackwell in New Sales and Marketing Role

Tucker Powersports announced the hiring of Greg Blackwell to the new position of senior vice president of sales and marketing. 

Motorsports Aftermarket Group Builds Leadership Team with Motorcycle Industry Veterans

Meet Potts, Heichelbech, Buettner and the more of the team at the Tucker display, booths 551 and 567, throughout AIMExpo.

2 Powersports Industry Veterans Strengthen Ranks of Motorsport Aftermarket Group

Motorsport Aftermarket Group named Mike Buettner interim CEO of MAG and Bob Peiser as Chairman of the MAG Board of Directors.

Motorsport Aftermarket Group Sells Renthal Limited, Tucker Signs Multi-Year Distribution Agreement

As part of this sale, MAG has entered into a multi-year distribution agreement that will continue the strong brand sales through industry leading distribution.

MAG Announces Promotion in Leadership Team

Motorsport Aftermarket Group announced that Rob Ramlose has been promoted to director of brands where he will oversee product and marketing teams for all brands in the portfolio including, Roland Sands Design Apparel, Answer Racing, Speed & Strength, Firstgear and Black Brand.

Tucker Rocky Issues Letter to Dealers About Bankruptcy Status

Kenan Ikels, vice president of Tucker Rocky, recently issued a letter to dealers regarding their Chapter 11 status as they plan to emerge from it in Q1. The company filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in November and has been working with vendors and creditors to restructure their debt.

LDI Chairman Andre Lacy Killed in Motorcycle Accident in Africa

Andre B. Lacy, chairman of the board of Lacy Diversified Industries (LDI), which owns Motorsport Aftermarket Group and Tucker Rocky, was killed November 30 in a single-rider accident while on a private motorcycle tour in southern Africa, the company announced. Lacy was 78. “We are saddened to share the news that Andre B. Lacy passed

MAG Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Says Operations Unaffected 

The company expects to move through the process quickly, and emerge in the first quarter 2018 as a stronger, better capitalized and competitive company.

Shifting Gears: Printing All The News That Fits (Sep.)

After 15 years Vance & Hines VP John Potts has shifted gears. “It has been a great ride, but it is time to change my road,” said Potts. “It has been an incredible life experience working with the team at Vance & Hines. From Japan to Australia, this is truly one of the best brands