IRVINE, CA – April 6, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – The Specialty Vehicle Institute of America Board of Trustees re-elected Alexandre Borduas of BRP, Inc. as chair. The board also re-elected Colin Miller of American Honda Motor Co., Inc. as vice chair, and Russ Brenan of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. as secretary/treasurer.
“The SVIA delivers world-renowned rider safety training and represents the ATV industry at the federal and state levels,” Borduas said. “This year will no doubt bring new challenges, but the industry is ready to work together with staff to ensure riders have access to safe vehicles, training, and riding areas to enjoy for generations to come.”
Four other trustees complete the board: Landon Ball of Textron Specialized Vehicles; Michael Mitchell of Polaris Inc.; Chase Rastegar (interim) of Suzuki Motor USA, LLC; and Ryan Stiver of Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. Additional SVIA member companies are represented by Mandy Chia of KYMCO USA, Inc. and Eric Fan of CFMOTO Powersports, Inc.
The Specialty Vehicle Institute of America is the not-for-profit national industry association promoting safe and responsible use of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) through rider training, public awareness campaigns, and state legislation. The SVIA also works to preserve access to off-road riding areas and expand riding opportunities. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the SVIA develops standards for equipment, configuration, and performance requirements of ATVs. Based in Irvine, Calif., the SVIA is sponsored by American Honda Motor Co., Inc.; BRP, Inc.; CFMOTO Powersports, Inc.; Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.; KYMCO USA, Inc.; Polaris Inc.; Suzuki Motor USA, LLC; Textron Specialized Vehicles; and Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A.
Source: Specialty Vehicle Institute of America