RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA – October 23, 2013 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – MagnaFlow, a global leader in performance exhaust products, announces a new partnership with Arlen Ness Motorcycles to manufacture and sell a complete line of co-branded exhaust products. Known as Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow, the high-performance, high-quality, made in the USA premium exhaust systems will be designed by Arlen Ness for American V–Twin motorcycles including Harley-Davidson®, Victory and Indian. Since its inception in 1981, MagnaFlow has led the industry in exhaust technology, design and manufacturing. Arlen Ness is an icon in the custom motorcycle world with a 40 plus year history of building custom bikes and high end parts and accessories.
MagnaFlow, with superior Quality, Power and Sound™, is excited to partner with Arlen Ness Motorcycles to deliver maximum exhaust performance to the V–Twin market. Arlen Ness is recognized around the world as the Godfather of Custom Motorcycles. An icon of the industry, Arlen Ness has been producing custom motorcycles and high end, trend setting parts and accessories for Harley-Davidson®, Victory and Indian motorcycles for over 40 years. Arlen Ness now turns his talents to designing a complete line of co–branded exhaust systems known as Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow. MagnaFlow, with their extensive experience and expertise, will manufacture, market and sell the new Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow exhaust line worldwide.
“MagnaFlow is 100% committed to entering the motorcycle market with the best products available,” states MagnaFlow President Dan Paolone. “With our R&D, engineering, manufacturing, shipping and marketing capabilities, MagnaFlow will deliver unmatched performance exhaust products and customer service to the global motorcycle market.”
“I am very excited about the new Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow exhaust line,” states Arlen Ness of Arlen Ness Motorcycles. “Cory, Zach and I have been working together on some really exciting designs that look and sound amazing. I can say the motorcycle industry has never seen anything like the new Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow exhaust line. You are going to want to put these pipes on your bike.”
To lead MagnaFlow into the motorcycle market, they have turned to industry veteran Chris McGee. McGee, a former professional international motorcycle racer with an extensive background in media, marketing and brand building has been named Director of the Motorcycle Division at MagnaFlow.
“It is an honor to be part of the MagnaFlow team,” states McGee. “With a 30 plus year history of manufacturing the highest quality and best performing exhaust products for the automotive market, it is exciting to now focus MagnaFlow’s innovative resources and knowledge on the motorcycle market. MagnaFlow is a very progressive brand that will deliver dynamic exhaust products to meet the performance, sound, style and quality demands of today’s riders.”
MagnaFlow will unveil the new Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow exhaust line at the SEMA show in Las Vegas on November 5th 2013 at 3pm. For more information and to see the new Arlen Ness by MagnaFlow product line click on www.MagnaFlow.com and visit MagnaFlow at SEMA booth #23543.