Skip to main content

L-H Finance signs deal with Formula Boats

L-H Finance said it has a new strategic partnership with Formula Boats, a family-owned company in Decatur, Ind.

Marine financing specialist L-H Finance said it has a new strategic partnership with Formula Boats, a family-owned company in Decatur, Ind.

LH-Finance and Formula Boats are announcing a partnership in retail financing, starting Thursday at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

With this partnership with LH-Finance in North America, Formula Boats has a strong financial partner at its side to achieve its growth targets, especially with the introduction of the new Formula 350 Crossover Bowrider outboard and the 430 SSC at the Fort Lauderdale show.



Get Out Ahead of E15 Misfueling

With 15 percent ethanol-blended gasoline approved for summer use, “it’s déjà vu all over again.” Meanwhile, MRAA is offering a wealth of resources for dealers to get into the preowned market.


ABC Gets Underway in Washington, D.C.

The American Boating Congress opened yesterday, and NMMA outlined four pieces of legislation that are its top advocacy initiatives.


Beneteau Reports Higher Boat Revenue, Flat Outlook

The builder said boat sales rose in the first quarter, with North American sales outperforming, but it did not change its full-year guidance.


Inflation Decelerates; Core CPI Up

The Labor Department reported that core CPI, which excludes food and energy, increased 0.6 percent in April after rising 0.3 percent in March.


LCI Reports Increased Sales, Profit

The company said net income more than doubled in the first quarter, and sales to marine manufacturers rose 49 percent.


MRAA Proposes ‘BOAT Jobs’ Apprenticeships

The association, backed by 26 marine organizations, is seeking a federal grant to fund the workforce development program.


Nautical Ventures Receives Dealer Recognitions

The retailer recently was recognized as dealer of the year by Axopar Boats, Flite and NautiBuoy Marine.


NMMA Hands Out Leadership Award

Hammond Marine Industry Leadership Award recipient and former Dometic executive Ned Trigg was recognized for his service to the boating industry.