/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OR OVER UNITED STATES WIRE
VALCOURT, QC, May 2, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - BRP Inc. ("BRP" or the
"Company") filed today an amended and restated preliminary prospectus
with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and
territories of Canada in connection with a proposed initial public
offering of its subordinate voting shares. A copy of the amended and
restated preliminary prospectus will be available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
The offering is being made through a syndicate of underwriters led by
BMO Capital Markets, RBC Capital Markets, UBS Securities Canada Inc.,
Citigroup Global Markets Canada Inc., acting as joint bookrunners, and
including Wells Fargo Securities LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc.,
Desjardins Securities Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., National Bank
Financial Inc. and Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated.
No securities regulatory authority has either approved or disapproved of
the contents of this press release. This press release does not
constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any
securities of the Company in any jurisdiction in which such offer,
solicitation or sale would be unlawful. These securities have not been
and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of
1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any U.S. state
securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States
except in compliance with the registration requirements of the U.S.
Securities Act and applicable U.S. state securities laws or pursuant to
an exemption therefrom.
BRP is a global leader in the design, development, manufacturing,
distribution and marketing of powersports vehicles. Distributed in
105 countries, its portfolio of brands and products includes Ski-Doo
and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain and
side-by-side vehicles, Spyder roadsters, Evinrude outboard engines, as
well as Rotax propulsion systems. BRP employs approximately
6,800 people worldwide.
Sea-Doo, Ski-Doo, Spyder, Lynx, Evinrude, Can-Am, Rotax and the BRP logo
are trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (a subsidiary
of the Company) or its affiliates.
For further information:
Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs
Tel: 450.532.5100, ext. 5135