BRP says it has added more than 50 new North American Evinrude dealers to its network in recent months.
Evinrude's 11 newest Canadian dealers include:
ï»¿River Runner Recreation in Taber
Grizzly Ridge Holdings in Slave Lake
Haruna Sales & Service in Vancouver
PY Marine in Port Alberni
Reit-Syd Equipment – Dauphin
Marsh Motorsports in Grand Falls Windsor
Bayco Sales LTD in Baie Verte
Hubley Auto Marine RV – Elmsdale
St. Onge Recreation in Barrie
Railside Sports & Marine – Dryden
Equipement RD Enr – Gatineau
"Our dealers are our best ambassadors and they are instrumental to moving our company forward,' said Alain Villemure, Vice-President and General Manager of BRP's Marine Propulsion Systems division.
Evinrude's newly launched E-TEC G2 engines are offered in power options ranging from 200 to 300 hp and are said to exceed emissions standards. The G2 outboard engine goes into full production in November 2014.
BRP's objective is to expand its powersports network by 65 to 75 new dealers in fiscal year 2015, and by 200 to 300 by fiscal year 2017, not including its Marine Propulsion Systems division.