Southport, Connecticut-based Boat Fix has announced the launch of its Power Sports Protection telematics device and app in a partnership with Powersports Plus, the Outdoor Network’s dealer group.
Boat Fix is a telematics company offering a combination of remote monitoring, GPS tracking, sophisticated geofencing and 24/7 live customer support.
Under the new partnership with Outdoor Network, the company enters the powersports market by offering customers of Outdoor Network’s dealer network its new Power Sports Protection telematics solution, a new app, proven 24/7 live customer support and a free mechanical Helpline available 24/7. Powersports Plus.
“This is a natural evolution of our technology with so many outdoor retailers offering sales and service for all outdoor passions, from boating to personal watercraft and ATVs to motorcycles,” said Alastair Crawford, Founder of Boat Fix. “The customers they serve are in many cases also customers for different activities depending on their location. Anyone who ventures off the beaten track should have access to the same high-quality surveillance equipment and legendary customer service, no matter what vehicle you use to get there. We’ve expanded our remote monitoring, tracking and customer service to include specialized support for ATVs and motorcycles, and developed a powersports-specific app for a safer and hassle-free customer experience.”
“We are thrilled with the incredible response we have already received from our powersports customers,” said Bill Saunders, vice president or retail operations, Outdoor Network. “The exceptional support and unbeatable service that comes with the Power Sports Protection app and telematics device provides an optimal driving experience and absolute peace of mind. With the Power Sports Protection app you can focus on the trail ahead.”
The Power Sports Protection app has many useful features including an anti-theft and stolen vehicle recovery system, low battery alerts, location monitoring and parental controls to track location and speed, and even send notifications when a vehicle is either exceeding its speed limit or a preset speed exceeds limit.
Outdoor Network is a leading retailer and distributor of parts and products to keep outdoor enthusiasts going without breaking the bank, whether they need a whole new machine or just parts. The company’s e-commerce sites – Boats.net, Partzilla.com and Firedog.com – work hand in hand with its marine and powersports retailers – Boater’s World and Powersports Plus – to sell millions of genuine Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki and to supply Polaris, Suzuki, Can-Am, Mercury, Sea-Doo, and Evinrude parts directly to customers.
The Georgia traders are located in Albany and Americus. Albany GM Grant Belk attended the first Accelerate Conference of 2021. Registrations for the 2022 Powersports Business Accelerate Conference are ongoing.
Click here to register for the Accelerate Conference 2022 taking place November 14-16 at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando.
Accelerate Conference 2022 sponsors are:
Diamond: torque group
Gold: FIN GPS Security and National Powersport Auctions (NPA).
Silver: Volcon ePowersports, CycleTrader, Synchrony, ZiiDMS, VIP Video & Marketing, United States Warranty Corporation, Performance Brokerage Services, Speed Leasing, AppOne, Dealership Performance 360 CRM and Rollick.
The following retailers will have owners and/or employees at the 2022 Powersports Business Accelerate Conference (register today to be on the list):
• Flip My Cycle, Fayetteville, NC
• Crossroad Powersports, Upper Darby, PA
• St. Paul Harley-Davidson, St. Paul, Minnesota
• Wild Prairie Harley-Davidson, Eden Prairie, Minnesota
• Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson, Southaven, MS
• Team Powersports, Raleigh, NC
• Team Powersports, Garner, NC
• Hawg Powersports, Savannah, Georgia
• Hawg Scooter, Colombia, SC
• Just Drive, Eden Prairie, MN
• Big Western Motorcycles, Statesville, NC
• Red Hills Powersports, Tallahassee, FL
• Logan Motorcycle Sales, Logan, WV
• Hatfield McCoy Powersports, Belfry, Kentucky
• Powersports Plus, Albany, GA
• Ag1 Farmers Co-op Powersports, Livingston, TN
• Power Pac Equipment and Motorsports, Marshfield, WI
• Sales and Service from Erv, Tomahawk, WI
• Country Sports, Inc., Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
The 2022 Powersports Business Accelerate Conference will be held at the Caribe Royale concurrently with events from our sibling magazines and brands, OPE Business and Boating Industry.
Some pictures from the Accelerate Conference 2021 in Atlanta…