New Kawasaki Dealership Opens in Dekalb

June 8, 2006 6:06am

High-performance Kawasaki motorcycles, ATVs, JET SKI® watercraft and MULE™ utility vehicles are now available at TUF Powersports in Dekalb IL. 

TUF Powersports, formerly TUF Racing Products, under new ownership with expanded product lines and services,  will cater to recreational enthusiasts of all types, whether they are looking to purchase a new Kawasaki model or just want to check out the latest riding gear.  The TUF Service department is offering a 20% labor discount on any brand of motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and personal watercraft until July 1 as part of their opening specials.

“Kawasaki is thrilled to welcome TUF Powersports to our family,” said Tom Orbe, vice president of sales for Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. “With more than 1400 dealers nationwide, Kawasaki is committed to providing each and every one of them with leading-edge products and accessories for their customers.”

Other customer services at TUF include in-store financing, extended warranties, vehicle pick-up and delivery, motorcycle winter storage, 4-stroke performance mods by reknown expert Eric Gorr, and ATV fleet programs for local businesses and ag retailers.   Secure online shopping for parts, accessories, clothing, and used vehicles will be made available on the TUF website in a few weeks and include Kawasaki OEM parts and all major accessory catalogs.

“We are also looking for a select group of used street motorcycles and ATVs to help launch our new business” reports dealership president, Andy Stacy.  “Please give us a call if you have interest in selling your vehicle,  regardless of brand name.”

An open house is planned for July 14 and 15 to include ATV demo rides, engine and suspension seminars, food and beverage, and lots of door prizes.  Visit or stop by 1901 E. Lincoln Hwy just east of downtown Dekalb.  (815-756-3588)