Over 90 dealers made the trip abroad to attend the 2018 CFMoto dealer conference held at CFMoto in Hangzhou, China.
“This years dealer conference marked the largest CFMoto dealer conference ever,” said CFMoto Australia & New Zealand Director Michael Poynton. “It was a great success, as it gave everyone a real insight into CFMoto, the direction the brand is taking and a chance to meet the people behind it.”
The conference touched on CFMoto’s global achievements, goals and future direction it is taking with its powersport products. CFMoto Australia & New Zealand’s local market achievements and future targets.
Dealers were then taken on a factory tour of CFMoto’s extensive manufacturing and product assembly lines.
In the afternoon excitement was building with CFMoto’s product launch held at the front of its head quarters. Three brand new CFMoto vehicles were unveiled for the first time with 2018 release dates planned for both Australia & New Zealand.
CFMoto’s Stunt rider followed the unveiling with a spectacular display on a NK 250. Then dealers had the opportunity to test ride the vehicles for themselves.
Afterwards dealers then took part in a lesson from the CFMoto Brand Academy and an overview on CFMoto Australia’s marketing strategies.
In the evening a grand gala dinner and awards night was held, celebrating the achievements of 2017. Everyone was treated with celebratory drinks and introduced to the local cuisine of Hangzhou.
The following two days dealers explored the popular landmarks of Hangzhou and visited the modern city of Shanghai with a population of over 25 million.
Congratulations to the following dealers who were awarded for their achievements in 2017!
National Dealer of the Year - NT Powersports
QLD Dealer of the Year - Toowoomba Bikes & Bits
NSW Dealer of the Year - Newcastle ATV Centre
VIC Dealer of the Year - Motorcycle Land Ballarat
TAS Dealer of the Year - Stihl Shop Hounville
SA Dealer of the Year - Lincoln Mower & Motorcycles
WA Dealer of the Year - Steve’s Motorcycles
NZ Dealer of the Year - AG & Auto Direct
The following awards are listed in alphabetical order:
Graeme Morris Motorcycles
Newcastle ATV Centre
Fast Starter Award
K&J Thomas Motorcycles
Rob Titter Farm Services
Stihl Shop Dunsborough
Wagga Outdoor & Power Equipment
Local Marketing & Field Day Excellence Award
Newcastle ATV Centre
Ollies Mower Service
Retail Growth Award
Kimberly Scoot & ATV’s
Roe Motorcycles & Mowers