Polaris recalls Slingshots for steering, suspension repair

MEDINA, MN – Polaris is recalling 2017 model year Slingshots for loose steering and/or suspension connections. According to the recall, 254 Slingshot, Slingshot SL and Slingshot SLR units are affected. NHTSA’s campaign number for this recall is 17V158000. Three of the bolted connections between the steering and front suspension may have been insufficiently tightened. This

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Action Alert: California SB 249, threat to OHV recreation, passes committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – A bill that would change the way California funds and directs off-highway vehicle (OHV) recreation is proceeding through the state legislature. If approved, organizations say the bill would have disastrous consequences for off-road recreation in the state – and the businesses that rely on it. Senate Bill 249 was approved 7-2 by the

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Motorcycle coaching association regional workshops start March 17

MURRIETA, CA – The United States Motorcycle Coaching Association is accepting registrations to participate in regional workshops that will focus on developing content for a coaching certification program. The first workshop, this one focused on off-road/motocross, is set for Friday. Workshops will be held in the following locations: Track Day/Road Racing Workshops April 7 –

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Zeigler opens 50-acre destination mega-dealership in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI – Has the new Zeigler Motorsports upped the ante on what it means to be a destination dealership? Possibly. Zeigler Automotive Group’s first powersports location, which opened for business this week, offers a host of perks and services beyond traditional sales and service, including: A recreational track facility, offering three off-road tracks for customers’

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BMW Motorrad names Murdie head of U.S. sales

WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ – BMW Motorrad North America has named Gregg Murdie its department head of Motorcycle Sales Operations. Murdie will be responsible for implementing the planning, achievement and execution of BMW Motorrad’s business in the United States, the OEM stated. “He will also work closely and collaboratively with Motorrad AG on sales strategy, retail support,

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