How Mentoring Can Help Overcome the Technician Shortage

Is your service department suffering from being in the 80%?

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Vehicle Care RockStars Unveiled at AAPEX 2022

Babcox Media, in partnership with AAPEX, will honor the vehicle care industry’s most dynamic performers.

Vehicle Car RockStars
The Road to AAPEX Ep. 2: Will This 33-Year-Old Cadillac Start?

Who knew it would be this hard to get a 33-year-old Cadillac Brougham ready for a road trip?

Babcox Media Readies a 1989 Cadillac to Tackle the Road to AAPEX

This revamped 33-year-old Cadillac will be unveiled at AAPEX in Las Vegas, Nov. 1-3.

Kawasaki Puts $315,000 of Powersports Technology in The Hands of Technicians in Training

Kawasaki Motors Corp. will deliver 36 motorcycles, ATVs, side-by-sides and personal watercrafts to Motorcycle Mechanics Institute campuses in Phoenix and Orlando.

Yamaha Announces Winner of U.S. Technician Grand Prix

Talley finished first in the challenging skills competition that took place over two days in June in Kennesaw, Georgia.

BRP Opens New Training Institute at Wisconsin Manufacturing Facility

Earlier this month, BRP opened a state-of-the-art technician training institute within its Sturtevant, Wisconsin manufacturing facility. This new institute will train dealers and their employees to maintain and repair all BRP vehicles, engines and accessories. Alain Villemure, vice president and general manager of BRP’s Marine Propulsion Systems division and Martin Soucy, vice president of its global

Always Be Looking!

With apologies to Alec Baldwin’s definitive sales strategy in the movie Glengarry Glen Ross, people in the powersports industry should “Always Be Looking” rather than closing.

Survey Says: Powersports Techs in Demand

Although some of you may tend to think of TV game shows when you hear the term “survey says,” MPN’s annual Powersports Industry Profile speaks volumes.