Viper makes progress with dealer flooring, CARB certification

Publish Date: 
Apr 6, 2009

AUBURN, Ala. - Viper Powersports Finance, a newly created division of Viper Powersports Inc., announced that it has secured funds necessary to offer floor plan financing for proprietary motorcycles to qualified dealers.

John Silseth II, Viper Powersports CEO, stated, “Providing in-house financing is an exciting powerful tool for us and our dealers. We’re all aware of the current economic conditions and the need for financing sources. Viper Powersports Finance will enable us to compete on a national level and offer a service for our dealers in order to move forward and grow together based on our mutual needs.”

Silseth II also stated, “We have received the necessary CARB certification needed to sell Viper products in California. This is a major step in our evolution and after eight years into the project, we are ready to take our place as an OEM.”

According to Terry Nesbitt, president,, “We look forward to introducing our next model, the 2010 Mamba Super Cruiser later this summer. We are very excited at the opportunity to introduce additional Viper models that represent so many industry first features/benefits and are EPA and DOT compliant.”

Posted by Holly Wagner