Samson Exhaust Has Relocated In Sturgis. Just on time for the 2013 Black Hills Rally, Samson Exhaust has completed its relocation from California to Sturgis. If you want to visit the new plant, the address is Industrial Park at 1151 Industry Road, Sturgis, SD 57785. “Over eight years ago I had my first conversations with Sturgis area leaders about moving our manufacturing business to the Black Hills. It has been a long road with many people helping us obtain our goal. This move is a giant step for Samson Exhaust to continue to be a world-class provider of quality products to the motorcycle community, and where better should we be but in Sturgis – the world renowned “City of Riders.” said Samson founder and CEO Kenny Price.
Harley-Davidson Australia To Keep Its Australia Factory Open, Saving 110 Jobs. Harley reversed its decision to close its Adelaide components and wheels making manufacturing plant. The State Government of South Australia which owns the plant, waived rent at the site to help secure the deal after months of talks in a major boon for manufacturing in SA. Harley-Davidson had previously announced in December 2011 it would close the component and wheel-making plant by the middle of this year .
Norton Motorcycles To Sell In Australia And New Zealand. Norton is working with the Fraser Motorcycles Group to homologate and develop a dealer network to distribute the Norton 961 Commando range. “Australia and New Zealand are an exciting addition to our distribution network and offer an excellent prospect as we’ve received enormous levels of interest,” according to a Norton statement. Interested motorcycle dealers in the 2 countries can contact Norton via their website.