Garcia Joins Suzuki Press Team

June 14, 2013
Courtesy of Suzuki Motor Corporation
Suzuki Motor of America, Inc., (SMAI) recently hired Frankie Garcia for the newly created position of PR Coordinator. In this role, Garcia will work closely with motorcycle journalists covering both the off-road and street motorcycle market.

Frankie Garcia
Suzuki hired former Motorcycle USA Associate Editor Frankie Garcia to serve as the company’s PR Coordinator.

“Suzuki has a great opportunity right now to share its new products with the media,” said Garcia. “I’m excited to get started and help communicate all the great features and performance of the Suzuki product line to the media.”

The 22-year-old Garcia began riding motorcycles when he was just two years old. He’s raced everything from motocross events to the famed Daytona 200 road race. Garcia most recently worked for as a writer and test rider.

“We are glad to welcome Frankie Garcia to the Suzuki team,” said Derek Schoeberle, Product Media Relations Manager for SMAI. “His enthusiasm and passion for the powersports industry along with his past experience as a writer and test rider is a wonderful addition to the team and will help us deliver even more information to the media about Suzuki motorcycles, scooters and ATVs.”

About Suzuki: Suzuki Motor Corporation founded Suzuki Motor of America Inc. (SMAI), Brea, Calif., in 2013. SMAI markets motorcycles, ATVs, scooters, Outboard Engines and Automotive Parts and Accessories via an extensive dealer network throughout 49 states. SMAI’s parent company, Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC), based in Hamamatsu, Japan, is a diversified worldwide manufacturer of motorcycles, ATVs, scooters, automobiles and marine engines. Founded in 1909 and incorporated in 1920, it has 147 distributors in 201 countries. For more information, visit