Aug 27, 2018
Two-Wheel Forum sponsors conference:
Riding the World's Largest Two-Wheeler Market. What's Next on the Horizon?
WHAT: Road Ahead for 2020. The Two Wheeler Forum (TWF) is a conference dedicated to the Two Wheeler Sector in India. Attendees come from all corners of the Two Wheeler space (Two Wheeler Manufacturers, Auto Component Suppliers, Government, Auto Associations and more). TWF's 4th event for the automotive sector expects more than 250 senior level executives and more than 40 industry experts.
WHERE: The Leela >Read more
May 22, 2018
Jul 28, 2017
ST. PAUL, MINN, December 14, 2016–What’s new in the North American small engine market? Well, first of all, they’re not so small any more. The world changed when Triumph set the new benchmark in 2003 with its giant liquid-cooled straight three ROCKET III, the largest production motorcycle in the world at 2,294 cc (140 ci) and 106 hp. With that move, Triumph upped the size ante, and the mark really hasn't been topped since.
Today, there are plenty of bikes in the 1,500 cc and up range, and 1,000 cc power plants are common in the off-road segment of the powersports and lawn and garden >Read more
May 24, 2017
Surviving the 2016 pre-buy quake
PSR Analysis: Registrations of motorcycles and mopeds in the EU reached 254,487 units during Q1 2017, dropping 3.3% compared to Q1 2016, according to the latest figures released by the European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (ACEM).
While France, and Italy performed positively (+3.35% and + 1.11% respectively) all the other major markets were down: Germany -6%, Spain -9% and the UK -15%.
Overall, motorcycles sales declined for the quarter (-6% compared to Q1 2016), while moped registrations >Read more
Aug 24, 2016
Polaris reported second quarter net income of $71.2 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2016, down from $100.9 million in the 2Q 2015. Sales for the second quarter of 2016 totaled $1,130.8 million, up one percent from last year’s second quarter sales of $1,124.3 million.
Sales – 2Q16 2016 2015 Change Off-Road Vehicles/Snowmobiles $808.5 M $857.1 M -6% Motorcycles $231.3 M $187.5 M +23% >Read more