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Metzeler Honors Japan in 2012 Calendar

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
The Metzeler Classics calendar, now in its 19th edition, celebrates two-wheeled competitions from the sixties with a series of black & white shots, paying homage to Japan and its motorcycling tradition, marked this year by such terrible adversity.

Thundersprint Shootout with Parrish & Roberts

Saturday, December 3, 2011
MotoGP commentators Steve Parrish and Matt Roberts will rekindle their intense rivalry at the 2012 Thundersprint contest, set to begin May 12th in Northwich, Cheshire.

2012 AMA IWMC Set for July 26-29th in Nevada

Thursday, December 1, 2011
2012 AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference set for July 26-29 in Carson City, Nev.

IMS Rolls Out New Interactive Entertainment

Thursday, November 17, 2011
Progressive International Motorcycle Shows rolls out all-new, interactive and action-packed entertainment features for 2011-2012 tour. There are 13 distinct activity areas to drive greater condumer engagemetnt with motorcycles and add value to the show experience.

IMS Partners with New Firepower for '11-'12

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
America’s largest motorcycle series announces creative expansion and signs three new agencies to support show tour.

2012 Motorcycle Shows Kick off in San Mateo

Friday, October 28, 2011
The 2012 Progressive International Motorcycle Shows are arriving in November with a first stop at the San Mateo County Event Center in northern California.

Race Tech Suspension Seminars Available

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Race Tech’s Paul Thede, co-author of the Motorcycle Suspension Bible, will host three classes on cutting edge suspension theory and practice.

2011 Belgian Classic TT Gedinne Preview

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Our vintage motorcycle expert makes way for a classic outing, the Belgian Classic TT, where irreplaceable relics risk life and limb for rider and spectator bliss.

Thundersprint Brings £7 Million Into Cheshire

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Completely bucking the trend being reported by show organisers throughout Europe, this year’s Thundersprint showed strong attendance and visitor spend - both up on 2010’s already excellent figures.

Thundersprint 2011 Movie Airs on Motors TV

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
As each year’s Thundersprint grows in size and stature so does the hour long TV program which tracks this unique event. This year’s Thundersprint show will be a true feature film and will be shown on Motors TV.

Bikers Classics Spa Preview 2011

Monday, June 27, 2011
In celebration of Yamaha's 50th anniversary of racing, the 2011 Bikers Classics' team will include Yamaha icons Phil Read and Johnny Cecotto at the Spa Francorchamps track.

PressurePro to Participate in WRI Program

Thursday, June 16, 2011
PressurePro is teaming up to bringing tire pressure information to the FMCSA’s Wireless Roadside Inspection Program.

Bonhams Easter Auction Nets £2 Million

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Bonhams’ annual sale of Collectors’ Motorcycles in Stafford on Easter Sunday, 24th April once more demonstrated the strength of the motorcycle market with a sales total of £2 million.

AMA Get Out and Ride Smart Week

Tuesday, April 26, 2011
The final week of the AMA's Get Out And Ride! Month promotes rider training and the use of appropriate riding gear to help ensure that every ride is enjoyable and safe.

MotoQuest Endorses Schuberth C-3 Helmet

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Schuberth North America has struck a new partnership with MotoQuest, a leading international motorcycle rental and adventure company.

Successful D-Store Grand Opening in Chicago

Thursday, April 14, 2011
Dainese, the world’s leader in protective apparel for motorcycling, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, celebrated the Grand Opening of its third D-Store with appearances from Nicky Hayden and Kevin Schwantz.

AMA Get Out and Ride Together Week

Monday, April 11, 2011
April 11, marks the beginning of week two of the AMA Get Out and Ride! Month. And the theme -- "AMA Get Out and Ride Together! Week" -- is sure to resonate with hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists around the country.

MSF Calls Attention to Distracted Drivers

Friday, April 8, 2011
The Motorcycle Safety Foundation is encouraging all motorists to stop driving while distracted and supports an initiative to make April the national awareness month to combat it.

Dainese Chicago D-Store Grand Opening

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Dainese, the world’s leader in protective apparel for motorcycling, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, celebrates the Grand Opening of its third D-Store and first franchise in the USA.

Contour Launches Camera Viewfinder App

Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Contour announced the availability of its ConnectView card and Viewfinder App for iPhone and iPod touch. The ContourGPS camera is a hands-free video camera designed to capture location and HD video.