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Yoshimura Adds Western Power Sports as a Distributor

January 16, 2017

CHINO, CA – January 16, 2017 – Yoshimura is happy to announce that effective immediately, the Yoshimura product line will be distributed in the USA by Western Power Sports (WPS). With a 152-person sales force and six distribution centers WPS, is on their game in the distribution of powersports in the USA. 

We take our business partnerships very seriously. Craig Shoemaker and his staff at WPS have built a very impressive distribution business over the years and we feel it’s time to take advantage of the energy that is coming out of Boise. The entire staff at WPS has welcomed the Yoshimura brand with open arms, we are very excited about this relationship, said Don Sakakura, Sr. Vice President of Yoshimura R&D of America Inc.

Craig Shoemaker, President of WPS added, “This is great news for all of us here at WPS. When we made the announcement on the first day of our eight-day national sales meeting, our rep force was excited! With Yoshimura’s tradition of producing high quality exhaust systems, we are honored to be a distributor of their products. Our team is super excited to add another quality line to what we already distribute and expand our offering and service to our dealers.”

WPS has Yoshimura products in all six distribution centers and will begin selling and shipping Yoshimura at the start of business today.

About WPS

Founded in 1960, Boise, Idaho, based WPS (Western Power Sports) distributes over 130,000 items, including offroad and street motorcycle, ATV and UTV, snowmobile, watercraft, and bicycle parts. Currently one of the fastest growing nationwide delivery systems of powersports industry products, WPS distributes products through its six regional warehouses located in Boise, Idaho; Fresno, California; Memphis, Tennessee; Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania; Ashley, Indiana; and Midlothian, Texas to thousands of dealers nationwide. WPS’ ultimate goal is to bring powersports dealers the best service, product, and delivery in the industry.

About Yoshimura R&D of America 

Yoshimura is “The Leader in Performance” and has been for 60 years. With unmatched skills, knowledge and passion for racing, Yoshimura is on the forefront of the aftermarket. Yoshimura exhaust systems are race bred and feature the same legendary performance, fit, and quality that has been our trademark for six decades. To learn more about Yoshimura and view our wide variety of performance products, visit:

Source: Yoshimura R&D of America