Powersports Business editor in chief Dave McMahon was glad to accept an invitation to attend the Hisun Motors USA dealer incentive trip to the Hisun factory in China from April 9-16. Following is the second installment of photos from Chongqing, home of the 7.1 million square foot Hisun factory. Dave' stay in Chongqing also included a journey to the Ducati and Harley-Davidson dealerships, a short taxi ride across the Yangtze River. Pics from the dealerships are below.
Javaughn and Bridgette Spencer, owners of Lowcountry Powersports in Beaufort, South Carolina, were all smiles after finding their home away from home at the Hisun factory.
A view of the Hisun factory from the main conference room at the corporate headquarters.
A view of the Hisun factory from the main conference room at the corporate headquarters. Yes, it extends just about as far as the eye can see!
Hisun Motors USA VP of sales and marketing Ryan Daugherty describes UTV product details to dealers and employees.
Following a morning R&D session at the Hisun factory, dealers were treated to an exceptional lunch spot, complete with an open-roof and goldfish in the pond.
Dave and Dawn Luce, owners of TNT Automotive Sales, Inc., in Billings, Montana, made their first trip to China a memorable one.
Hongya Cave, near the intersection of the Yangtze River and Jialing River, in Chongqing.
A view of the boat-shaped Opera House from Hongya Cave in Chongqing.
A view from the other side of the Yangtze River. The Ducati, Can-Am and Harley-Davidson dealerships are located on this thoroughfare.
The cable car is an excellent transportation mode for those who need to cross the river.
Ducati Chongqing features of a full lineup of apparel.
Ducati Chongqing offers an inviting retail experience.
Ducati Chongqing employs three service technicians, and three sales staff.
Zoe Fu worked for Ducati China's corporate headquarters before taking over as manager of the Ducati dealership in his hometown of Chongqing.
Henry Lu owns Cross-Moto Rider Training and the Ducati Riding Experience. His company offers rider training, similar to MSF training.
The KTM2R2 store sits next door to the Ducati dealership in Chongqing.
Harley-Davidson Chongqing from the outside.
The eagle is screaming in Chongqing!
Harley-Davidson Chongqing from the inside.