February 08, 2011 // Franchising.com // Hawthorne, CA – EagleRider, the world's largest motorcycle rental company, was recently ranked No.194 on the AllBusiness AllStar Franchise rankings. The list compiles the 300 "best of the best" franchises for 2011.
In its third year, the AllBusiness AllStar Franchise rankings are based on a number of criteria analyzed by the AllBusiness.com team. The franchises are recognized based on franchise unit growth rate, financial strength, system size, years in business, years franchising, availability of financing and Web (brand) visibility.
"We're very excited to be included on this list," said President Chris McIntyre. "2010 was a busy year for us; we launched new tours, opened 11 locations, and expanded into new markets."
This is the second year that EagleRider has been named to the rankings. This year, the franchise was no. 98 in franchise growth and no. 228 in financial strength. EagleRider offers four different types of business models to companies looking to expand their services into the rental industry.
Since EagleRider's initial launch, the company has pioneered the Harley-Davidson® motorcycle rental concept and the guided motorcycle tour business in the most desirable tourist destinations in the world. Today, the franchise offers a complete line of vehicles making virtually any traveler's idyllic itinerary possible. For a full list of tours, visit http://www.eaglerider.com/motorcycle-tours.aspx
EagleRider is the world's largest motorcycle rental and tour company specializing in Harley-Davidson® rentals, ATV rentals, Dirt Bike rentals and Watercraft rentals. The franchise offers bike enthusiasts the opportunity to rent the American Dream and experience the ultimate motorcycle touring adventure from worldwide locations. Whether for a weekend escape or for a cross country motorcycle tour, EagleRider provides the means to release the pent up outlaw that yearns for the open road. The franchise boasts 72 franchise locations around the world in 12 countries with plans to add 50 locations in 2011.