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Shopping for a Shiny New Motorcycle?


COSTA MESA, Calif., Dec. 14, 2004 --, a leading vehicle information website, today announced the launch of a new motorcycle building and pricing tool at its website, ( -- an essential tool for new motorcycle shoppers.

The tool, powered by Consumer Research Solutions, Inc. (CRS), a web-based research company that specializes in data collection and Internet software technology for the powersports industry, gives online shoppers the ability to select various new motorcycle makes, models and trims. Once they've made their selection, a detailed specification and price list is provided, complete with MSRP, engine type, transmission type, brake and tire information, as well as additional specifications and features. The tool also allows consumers to compare new motorcycles side-by-side, with pricing and specification information of each motorcycle displayed simultaneously. Plus, the configuration capability lets shoppers build their ideal motorcycles.

In addition to motorcycles, consumers can build, price and compare ATVs, personal watercraft and snowmobiles.

"There are a ton of great motorcycles on the market today, with excellent features and specifications, but for many motorcycle shoppers, finding the perfect bike in an affordable price range can be difficult," said Lenny Sims, vice president, "This online tool allows consumers to seamlessly research and compare a variety of new motorcycles side-by-side, while choosing features and specifications that help them build their dream bike in the process."

"CRS and NADA share a common vision to offer consumers accurate and up-to-date powersports data. Because of that, consumers will be the biggest beneficiaries from this partnership," said Steve Caisse, president of CRS. " is a website consumers know they can use to get the best information on a wide range of vehicles. CRS is honored to have our powersports data and research technology making even better."

In addition to new motorcycle information, pricing and comparison tools, also offers the most comprehensive database of used and classic motorcycle pricing on the Internet today, as well as pre-owned valuations for ATVs, personal watercraft and snowmobiles. The website also offers new car, truck, van and SUV information as well as pricing information for van conversions, limousines, RVs, classic cars and boats.

About CRS

Consumer Research Solutions, Inc, based in Westminster, Mass., specializes in data collection and software for the powersports industry. CRS develops competitive analysis reporting tools for manufacturers. The company also builds web-based database tools for manufacturers, dealers and Internet portals tailored to meet the comparison-shopping habits of their customers. CRS data products cover motorcycles, scooters, ATVs, personal watercraft and snowmobiles.