Argo adds DSMs in United States, Canada

NEW HAMBURG, ON – Argo XTV is moving forward with its business expansion plan by naming five new district sales managers in the United States and Canada. The new DSMs and their territories include: CANADA Paul O’Neill – Quebec Kory Poliakiwski – British Columbia, Northern Alberta, Northern Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Yukon U.S. Mike Barber – Delaware,

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Polaris Q1: Retail sales beat company expectations

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today reported first quarter sales of $1.154 billion, a 17 percent increase from this time last year. Adjusted sales, which exclude the impact from Victory net sales during Q1, were $1.159 billion. The company cited a stabilizing off-road market and increased performance from its Indian brand. Full-year 2017 sales

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Harley-Davidson ships 70,831 units in first quarter, but retail sales down

MILWAUKEE, WI – Harley-Davidson shipped 70,831 units worldwide in first-quarter 2017, on track with its forecast that it would ship between 66,000 and 71,000 units, but maintains its 2017 full-year forecast that shipments will be “flat to down modestly.” U.S. and Canadian retail sales were down compared to this time last year, the company reported. “First-quarter U.S.

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Top 100: Are the odds in your favor this year?

HAVE the chances of winning a coveted Top 100 Dealer award increased this year? Once might think so, given that several longtime, repeat-winning dealerships aren’t entering the 25th anniversary competition. These dealerships have recused themselves from Top 100 due to their additional business relationship with Dealernews. Most notably, 16-time winner A.D. Farrow Co. Harley-Davidson will no longer

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Yamaha recalls 22,000 FJ-09s, FZ-09s, XSR900s to replace handlebar holder

CYPRESS, CA and WASHINGTON, DC – Yamaha Motor Corp. USA is recalling more than 22,000 FJ-09s, FZ-09s and XSR900s from the 2015 through 2017 model years, because the handlebar mounts may loosen. During manufacturing, the lower handlebar holder may have been painted improperly, Yamaha informed NHTSA. In addition, the manufacturer may not have applied adequate thread-locking

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