Thursday, October 21, 2010


Martin Racing Performance to Exhibit at 2010 SEMA SHOW in Las Vegas, Nevada

Miami, FL (October 20, 2010) – Martin Racing Performance will be exhibiting at the SEMA 2010 Show for more than 84,500 attendees. MRP is a leader in aftermarket race parts for buggies, sand karts, gokarts, and scooters. “We felt our growing product lines could benefit some of the dealers in attendance and this event would help us reach a new market,” commented Kerwin Vega sales manager for MRP. The booth will be in the Powersports Products section number 37055.

In addition MRP president Joel Martin has been asked to be a guest speaker at the State-of-the-Industry 2010 panel featuring a who’s who of the motorcycle industry presented by Gart Sutton & Associates (GSA). The panel will be taking place at
The Renaissance Hotel on November 2nd.

The MRP booth will feature the latest in Go Kart / Buggy exhausts from Turbo Kit ( ) a global leader in aftermarket exhaust systems for Buggies and will feature their new 500cc CF-MOTO buggy exhaust system as well as several Dirt, MX, and off-road exhaust systems. Turbo Kit has been in business over 40 years and will presenting its new US 2011 lineup at the show.

MRP will also have on display Armadillo Scooter Wear jackets and clothing ( ) interested retailers please stop by to see the latest offerings from the British brand featuring Cordura, D30 shock absorption technology, and 3M protection.

The highlight of the booth will be a brand new Heist 250cc Motorcycle from PIT MOTORS ( ) as well as new designs being shown for the very first time in the United States.

The show that week includes the AAPEX at the Sands Expo Center, (Tuesday, Nov. 2 through Thursday, Nov. 4); and the SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, (Tuesday, Nov. 2 through Friday, Nov. 5) Dealers who register in advance can attend both events.

About Pit Motors
Pit Motors is quickly becoming the distributor of choice for powersports dealerships nationwide being the exclusive distributor of Cleveland Cycle Works Motorcycles and several brands of electric and gas powered scooters including CPI, QJ, and Linhai. Tel 856/628 4024 Fax 856/628 4443

AAPEX is the annual business-to-business trade show representing the global automotive aftermarket and features more than 2,000 exhibitors. For more information, visit

About the SEMA Show
The SEMA Show is a trade show produced by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), the annual event has served as the leading venue bringing together manufacturers and buyers within the automotive specialty equipment industry. Additional details are available at or, Tel 909/396-0289.

About MRP
The one stop Powersports Supply shop MRP offers exclusive racing parts from top names including Turbo Kit, Scooter Ninja, Namura, and OEM parts for QJ, Vento, Diamo, Italjet, CPI, Linhai, and more. Over 12,000 parts in stock ready to drop ship and supply powersports dealers with all their scooter, buggy, ATV, and GoKart needs. Tel 305/599-8993

State-of-the-Industry 2010 Panel
Presented by Media Partners Motorcycle Product News, SEMA, Gart Sutton & Associates:

Powersports dealers should not miss the high-level training from industry experts Gart Sutton & Associates (GSA). GSA will host 14 dedicated powersports workshops on 11 topics during the 2010 SEMA Show on Monday November 1 and Tuesday November 2 at the Renaissance Hotel. The workshops will cover topics including parts and accessories, finance and insurance, sales, service, dealer websites and dealership management.

The workshops will feature keynote luncheon speeches:
• Monday, November 1: Craig Cervenka, OE Relations Manager for PowerSports Network (PSN)
• Tuesday, November 2: Hal Ethington (LightSpeed/ADP), respected industry writer and founder of LightSpeed

Tuesday morning’s State-of-the-Industry panel will feature:
• Craig Cervenka: One of the original employees and currently OEM Relations Manager of Powersport Network (PSN) – with over 3,800 dealer-clients, they are a major developer and suppliers of websites and web services to powersports dealers
• Jim Rasmus: Founder and President of Retail Design Associates (RDA) – the most recognized supplier of powersports facility and merchandising design and training)
• Philip McCaleb: Founder and President of Genuine Scooters – “the American Scooter Company”
• Dean Kelly: Associate Publisher of Motorcycle Product News (MPN)
• Richard Kimes: Director of Marketing for Helmet House, Inc. – a major supplier of aftermarket powersports apparel and accessories
• Troy Billen: National Powersports Manager for the powersports division of McGraw Insurance
• Curtis Conner: CEO of ZiiOS Dealer Management Software Company - he has over 20 years of software development experience and was also a dealer principal for a multi-line dealership – their innovative new software is creating quite a stir in the industry
• Joel Martin: “The Scooter Maven” Industry spokesperson and President of Martin Racing Performance. Distributor of OEM and Racing ATV, UTV, Buggy, Go-Kart, Motorcycle, and Scooter parts.
• Gart Sutton: Industry writer and consultant; founder and President of Gart Sutton & Associates, Inc. – this training, consulting and 20-group services company is recognized as the industry’s #1 authority on dealer profitability.

Powersports Dealer Update Workshops
Presented by Gart Sutton & Associates
Monday, Nov. 1 – Tuesday, Nov. 2
Renaissance Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada

Registration*: $149
*Includes lunch. Does NOT include required SEMA Show registration of $75.
Visit for more information and to register.

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