HOPKINS, MN – July 7, 2009 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Viper Motorcycle Company (OTCBB: VPWS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Viper Powersports Inc., is pleased to announce that Andrew Broadley has joined the Viper team as full time Technical Director and Operations Manager.
John Silseth, CEO of Viper Powersports, stated, “Andrew has been involved in the Viper project for some time as a consultant and now joins us full time. Andrew brings over twenty-five years of experience designing Race cars, Streetcars and Motorcycles. He has been the Chief Technical Officer and Senior Director of Engineering for Indian Motorcycles, Chief Technical Officer of GT40 North America, and spent eighteen years with Lola Cars Ltd., U.K., where he was responsible for the design of many successful hand-built Formula and Sports race cars and contributed to the company’s impressive growth during the late ’80s and early ’90s. He has already been instrumental in the current development of the 152 engine as well as assuming responsibility for final engineering and R & D of the 2010 Mamba model. With his skills and talents now in-house full time, we will move forward with the most creative staff in the industry. Our collective experience, coupled with the partnership with Ilmor Engineering Inc., ensures our long term success.”
John Silseth, CEO of Viper Powersports, added, “Terry Nesbitt returned to our team full-time as president in December. Terry has been involved in the project since 2001 as VP of Sales/Marketing and President and brings over 30 years of industry experience. Terry was also a previous National Sales Manager of Polaris and Victory Motorcycles. I have personally known Mr. Broadley and Mr. Nesbitt for years through past industry alliances and by reputation as highly qualified and motivated individuals. I have every confidence that our management Dream Team is now in place to take this company to the next stage of its business plan; to significantly increase our production rate in order to satisfy demand, and to heighten our priority to develop new models and launch our 152 aftermarket engine package for HD and Custom bike installations.”
Viper Powersports designs, manufactures and markets a line of premium American V-Twin Super Cruiser motorcycles, V-Twin aftermarket engines and other related aftermarket products through an independent dealer network. Joint venture partner Ilmor Engineering (www.ilmor.com), provides technical developmental support for the proprietary 152 cubic inch Viper V-Twin engine, utilizing their 25 years of engine design expertise, ensuring Vipers’ long term success as America’s newest domestic OEM of motorcycles. Viper Powersports and Viper Motorcycle Company’s websites are www.viperpowersports.com and www.vipermotorcycle.com.
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