El Cajon, Calif.—This April, American Motor Products (AMProd) left its headquarters in Southern California on its first nationwide tour to showcase its and its sponsors’ wide variety of products. The first stops included Austin, Dallas, and Houston, where the tour joined the local organizations, including Central Texas Limousine Association, Dallas Fort Worth Limousine Association, and Houston Area Livery and Charter Association. Each event is by invitation only from the association, AMProd, or through the National Limousine Association, which is a sponsor. All stops are in conjunction with local associations or events.
The tour, which is being hosted by Executive Vice President of Business Development Dave Ward and Wendy Ward, is expected to hit nearly 40 venues when it wraps up in January 2015. The tour is also expected to stop at the Chauffeur Driven Show in November. They are traveling the country in a motor home adorned with sponsor logos including Grech Motors, Create-A-Card, Rental Limo, Chosen Payments, LimoLive24, Safety Kleen, and Michelin. Sponsors have also joined the tour on occasion, giving their own presentations of their products and which often includes a raffle.
The tour is currently in Florida and is expected to make stops in Orlando and Tampa as of press time. Tentative stops for June include Atlanta, Greenville, S.C., Raleigh/Charlotte, N.C., and Washington, D.C., before making its way to the New York/New Jersey area in July. The tour is also being covered on AMProd’s Facebook page at facebook.com/AmericanMotorProducts.