Honda announces 2016 motorcycle pricing, including CRF1000L Africa Twin
TORRANCE, Calif. - American Honda will price its highly anticipated CRF1000L Africa Twin adventure model starting at $12,999. The OEM made the announcement as it reveals pricing for its sportbikes, cruisers and touring bikes that are returning for the 2016 season, some of which are being offered in new colors.
Powered by a new 998cc parallel twin engine, the
Yamaha's new YXZ1000R is chock full of new SxS features
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Yamaha is rolling into 2016 with an all-new YXZ1000R, billed as “the world’s only pure sport side-by-side (SxS) vehicle” and the first powered by a high-performance 3-cylinder 998cc engine with a 5-speed sequential shift manual transmission. Yamaha unveiled the new sport vehicle in an event in Long Beach, Calif., today.
“The YXZ1000R redefines the s...
Harley-Davidson leads 2016 lineup with Iron 883, Forty-Eight, S-series
MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Two new Dark Custom models highlight Harley-Davidson's lineup for 2016.
The new Iron 883 and Forty-Eight are "inspired by the rebellious spirit of the past," updated with a modern design and new suspensions to enhance rider comfort.
In a performance boost for 2016, new S series limited-edition cruisers, the Fat Boy S and Softail Slim S, get Screamin' Eagle Twin Cam...
Top 100 Dealer Competition: Deadline extended to Sept. 15
SANTA MONICA, Calif., and CLEVELAND, Ohio - Dealernews announces that the entry deadline for the 2015 Top 100 Dealer Competition has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015.
"This provides dealers who are busy with end-of summer or Labor Day events a bit more time to compile and submit their entries to the 24th annual Top 100 Dealer competition," said Mary (Slepicka) Green, c...
BRP dealers call for more aggressive promotions: Survey
HEIGHTENED PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITY from competitive vehicle brands is taking a toll on BRP sales, dealers reported in the latest Dealernews/Baird Research quarterly dealer survey. But snow and watercraft remain strong, and many BRP dealers are steadfast, saying they represent one of the most innovative brands in the industry.
BRP dealers reported weaker retail demand in most vehicle categories, with tre...