CHICAGO, Ill. - GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) business will provide inventory financing to dealerships that carry Ural Motorcycles distributed by Irbit Motorworks of America Inc. of Redmond, Wash.
Since its start in the 1940s, Ural has produced more than 3.2 million motorcycles. The Russian stalwart first came to the United States in 1993 and the company has 75 active dealers here.
Read more on Ural's U.S. market buildout HERE.
“Due to their vintage feel and durable construction, we’ve found a real appetite for our products in the U.S.,” said Jon Bekefy, Ural’s chief marketing officer. “Now that we’ve arranged for inventory financing through GE Capital, we can continue to focus on growing retail sales and building long-term relationships with our national dealer network.”
Posted by Holly Wagner