KTM Is The Fastest Growing Motorcycle Company In US For 2013

KTM Logo

November retail sales growth figures for KTM North America, Inc. have put the motorcycle company out front as the fastest growing motorcycle company in the US for 2013. KTM’s November unit sales rose 49% compared to the same month in 2012 and year-to-date numbers at the end of November showed KTM leading growth with a […]

Harley-Davidson Provides The Most Satisfaction For Bike Shoppers

Harley-Davidson Provides The Most Satisfaction For Bike Shoppers

Motorcycle dealers for Harley-Davidson have topped the Prospect Satisfaction Index for the second year in a row. The PSI, conducted by marketing company Pied Piper, measures how different brands approach the process of selling motorcycles. It looks at things such as whether or not riders were encouraged to sit on a floor model, offered demo […]

Electric Motorcycle Options May Become More Common

Electric Motorcycle Options May Become More Common

Riders and bike manufacturers alike are beginning to embrace the idea of gas-free, electric motorcycles as one possible direction for the future of two-wheeled machines. Zero Motorcycles, a California-based company that exclusively produces electric motorcycles, has opened the door for other brands to enter the electric market. Now, it looks as though Yamaha and Husqvarna are […]

Zero Motorcycles Expands Operations

2013 Zero Motorcycles Model Line-Up

There has been a boom in interest for electric bikes recently, which has helped propel Zero Motorcycles to new heights. In fact, demand for the environmentally friendly bikes and accessories is so great that Zero had to move into a new, 47,000-square-foot headquarters in Scotts Valley, California, to expand its operations. The space will allow engineering […]

Motorcycle Sales Drop, But Harley-Davidson Revenue Is Up

Cruisers Parked Under Trees

There’s good and bad news for Harley-Davidson. Although sales of motorcycles themselves fell by about 9.1 percent, overall revenue for the brand was up 15.9 percent. More efficient manufacturing, shipping and overall ways of operating contributed to Harley-Davidson’s ability to increase profit even in a tumultuous economic time. “With our focus on continuous improvement throughout our […]