JANESVILLE, WI – August 29, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Industry leading motorcycle apparel and performance brands, dealers, sales representatives, and many others gathered at the Monona Terrace in Madison, Wis. last week from August 16 – 21 for the 18th annual Parts Unlimited/Drag Specialties National Vendor Presentation (NVP) and Showcase.
As evident in previous years, the largest Dealer Showcase in the world was the talk of the event. More than 100 vendors throughout the two-wheel world arrived in Madison to showcase all of their latest products and sales offerings to dealerships from all over the world. To catch a glimpse of the showcase and highlights from events throughout the week, you can click HERE or on the image below.
Before the showcase got underway over the weekend, Parts Unlimited and Drag Specialties representatives met with vendors throughout the first four days of NVP. Representatives were briefed on exciting new products and programs to take advantage of in 2011 – 2012.
Parts Unlimited/Drag Specialties – VP of Sales, Greg Blackwell had this to say about the 18th annual National Vendor Presentation, “This was one of our best shows ever. We tweaked the format to allow more time for the reps, dealers and vendors to spend together and it really paid off. The enthusiasm was incredible and the show had a really positive vibe to it.”
As an added bonus, those in attendance spent their Saturday evening with some of the top athletes in the world. Riders like Ryan Villopoto, Jason Britton, Jake Weimer, Broc Tickle, Dean Wilson, Blake Young, and Charlie Mullins showed their support of the event and played a huge part in making it a tremendous success.
For those authorized Parts Unlimited/Drag Specialties dealers who did not make it to Madison this year, be sure to contact your local representative about reserving your spot for 2012 as this is an event you cannot afford to miss.
About Parts Unlimited
Parts Unlimited is the world’s largest distributor of aftermarket accessories in the powersports industry and is owned by LeMans Corporation headquartered in Janesville, Wisconsin. Parts Unlimited sells to over 12,000 dealerships world wide and continues to expand its market penetration with its sister companies, Parts Canada, Parts Europe and Drag Specialties.
Parts Unlimited continues to promote racing through its campaign WE SUPPORT THE SPORT®, helping to drive consumers to dealerships, while entertaining its dealers through hospitalities at the events it sponsors.
About Drag Specialties
Drag Specialties is an industry-leading distributor of aftermarket parts and accessories for American V-Twin and Harley-Davidson® motorcycles. Two things go hand in hand at Drag: quality and quantity. Drag Specialties offers the widest selection of premium parts and accessories with unbeatable service.
If it’s new, innovative and — above all — top quality, Drag Specialties will have it. And that’s coming from a company where guarantees are more than simply expected — they’re understood.
The foundation that Drag was built on over 30 years ago is the same foundation that will carry them into the future. Drag Specialties is made up of people who have been living and breathing V-Twins since they could walk.