AMD World Championship underway

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Note: Bob Kay, Biker Pros Partner, is in Germany and will be filing a report next week. The 11th annual AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building is now underway at this year’s INTERMOT expo at the Cologne exhibition center (Koelnmesse) in Germany. Yesterday saw some 80 builders from 24 different countries, register 90 great… Read more »

UBM Agrees to Buy Advanstar Communications

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UBM Agrees to Buy Advanstar Communications (Owner of IMS Show and J&P Cycle’s Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show) By ED BALLARD And RORY GALLIVAN LONDON—U.K. media company UBM UBM.LN PLC said Wednesday it has agreed to buy Advanstar Communications for $972 million in cash, a major step in UBM’s transition from a diverse media group… Read more »

Special Ops Vest Awarded at OC Bikefest by CIA

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Winner Receives Special Ops Vest The winner of the People’s Choice Award at the OC Bikefest Custom Bike Show by CIA is awarded a 5 Ball Racing Leathers’ Special Ops Club Vest. “We are excited to be a part of the OC Bikefest Custom Bike Show by CIA because it is one of the fastest… Read more »

FreeStyle Class Winner at OC Bikefest by CIA: Karns Kustoms

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If it is rock and roll on the main stage, roasted donuts at the ILLConduct stunting compound and slick customs at the Customization In America (CIA) Bike Show then it must be OC Bikefest. And what a weekend for the fans of custom bikes as builders came to compete for $6,000 in prizes from Ridewright… Read more »

Tony Prust takes 2nd in FreeStyle at Harley’s 111th

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Prust rolls his Indian into Harley-Davidson’s 111th Anniversary Bike Show and rolls out in 2nd place Up against a cool 2Mil in custom bikes sitting on the floor, Tony Prust of Analog Motorcycles took second with a screamin’ red 1949 Indian Scout accented in gold leaf. Talk about old school! That Scout named “THE CONTINENTAL… Read more »

Throw down in Milwaukee: The Harley Museum Pro Show Recap

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Source: Bikernet Article by Biker Pros “The heart of rock ’n roll and 2-wheel hot rods” is centered at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, and every Labor Day the dedicated come to celebrate on the museum’s hallowed ground. The weekend spectacular included not one, but two custom bike shows, with the Harley-Davidson Museum Invitational Pro… Read more »

PRESS: C&S Custom Introduces New Custom Billet Wheels for Honda Grom

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New Honda Grom Wheels Lexington, NC – C&S Custom announced today that they have released six sets of direct-replacement, custom billet-aluminum wheels for the MSX 125 Honda Grom. The wheels come in factory sizes as well as rear wide-tire kits in 140mm and 200mm. Replacing a factory wheel is a snap. Mount the factory tire… Read more »

Harley-Davidson Museum Invitational Pro Custom Bike Show Wrap Up

Throw down in Milwaukee… The Harley Museum Pro Show Recap

Biker Pros produces the 3rd Annual Harley-Davidson Museum Custom Bike Show Event The Bike Pros team was out in full force to produce the Harley-Davidson Museum Invitational Pro Custom Bike Show featuring 3 debut bikes and 5 previous 1st place winning bikes. The bikes were simply stunning. The show had amazing custom bikes. The Museum… Read more »

Guys Pull the Trigger More Often on Smartphones than Gals

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Source: IBTimes / Market Wired A new study from Business Insiders about consumer spending showed men shop online just as much as women do, but “are more likely to make a purchase through their mobile devices” and more often than women are. Women are connected to their phones—87% of women say they can’t imagine their… Read more »