J&P Cycles now carries the 5-Ball Racing Leathers line

5 Ball Racing Leathers
5 Ball Racing Leathers

A Keith “Bandit” Ball Product

5 Ball Racing Leathers is excited to announce that they have been selected by J&P Cycles and will be available online and in their Daytona and Iowa stores. The entire line of 5 Ball Racing Leathers will be available through the Powersports retailer.

The 5 Ball Racing Leathers brand is an internal start up of Keith “Bandit” Ball of Bikernet and Bob Kay of Biker Pros. Ball assembled a core apparel team including Andrew Calogero of Continue reading “J&P Cycles now carries the 5-Ball Racing Leathers line”

The World’s Widest Tire Can-Am® Spyder®

C&S Custom Delivers the World’s Widest Tire Can-Am® Spyder®

C&S Custom Delivers the World’s Widest Tire Can-Am® Spyder®
C&S Custom Delivers the World’s Widest Tire Can-Am® Spyder®

Lexington, NC – C&S Custom announced today that they have delivered the world’s widest tire Can-Am® Spyder® and created a kit that allows enthusiasts to convert their Can-Am® into a custom Spyder® Hot Rod. The wide tire kit comes in two sizes of 500 and 360 rear tires.
The 500 kit features low profile tires on a 20×17 rear wheel and two 20×8 front wheels. Continue reading “The World’s Widest Tire Can-Am® Spyder®”

Helping With Horsepower™ kick starts “Reservation Restoration” in Pine Ridge, South Dakota

The Heart of the Reservation Restoration Project

The Heart of the Reservation Restoration Project
The Heart of the Reservation Restoration ProjectThe Heart of the Reservation Restoration Project

MITCHELL, SD – Joel and Jacki Tomkinson, head of the Reservation Restoration project, are utilizing the Helping with Horsepower™ Bike Rebuild Program curriculum to provide students with hands-on repair and customization skills using an Ironhead Sportster donated by Black Hills Harley-Davidson of Rapid City, SD. Throughout the program the youth will be developing problem-solving skills, self-confidence, and learning an important life lesson: You can repair and rebuild anything in your life with the right tools and inspiration. Continue reading “Helping With Horsepower™ kick starts “Reservation Restoration” in Pine Ridge, South Dakota”

Combing Product Placement with Daytona Bike Week

Working Aerostitch Apparel
Working Aerostitch Apparel
Edge Reports on Aerostitch Apparel

The Epic Ride to the Beach

In the latest edition of Daytona Bike Week, Biker Pros had projects with Iron Trader News, Harley-Davidson, Atomic Dice Studio Arts, The Smoke Out and Aerostitch.

Bob Kay and I worked the rally and then wrapped up the effort by writing a series of articles that featured our clients by using product placement technique.

Product placement is a type of advertising where a company’s products are integrated directly into a story line. Continue reading “Combing Product Placement with Daytona Bike Week”

Biker Pros Produces Motorcycle Projects

The Winner of the 15th Anniversary Giveaway Chopper
The Winner of the 15th Anniversary Giveaway Chopper

A Full Service Marketing, Publicity & Promotional Firm

Biker Pros produces promotional motorcycle projects that assists organizations in meeting and exceeding their marketing objectives. Our media partners including Cycle Source Magazine, The Horse Backstreet Chopper, Iron Works and Bikernet have participated in the builds and have co-promoted them.

15th Anniversary Giveaway Chopper
Cycle Source Magazine and Bikernet.com are showcasing the build from the ground up. Each month Cycle Source. Magazine runs an article from the build team.

15th Anniversary Giveaway Chopper Overview

We are known for pulling a team together to extract the greatest promotion from the project. Fro example, the 15th Anniversary Giveaway Chopper included product sponsors including 3 Guyz, ACCEL Motorcycles, Aeromach USA, Bare Knuckle Choppers, Barnett Clutches, Bell Helmets, Biker’s Choice, Crazy Horse Motorcycles, D&D Performance Enterprises, Evil Engineering, Fab Kevin, Grip Ace, Handy Industries, Hawg Halters, K&N Filters, Las Vegas Bikefest, Metzeler, Ridewright Wheels, Rivera Primo, Rocking K Custom Leathers, Spectro Performance Oils, Texas Bike Works, Wire Plus and XPress Lid by SmartCup.

Harley-Davidson Teams with Biker Pros For Daytona Trophies

The Top Hog Award by Atomic Bob
The Top Hog Award by Atomic Bob

Harley-Davidson Motor Company has partnered with Biker Pros to produce the trophies for the 2014 Harley-Davidson Ride-In Custom Bike Show.

Winners and runners-up in eight classes will receive a custom-designed Harley-Davidson MotorClothes® helmet for their efforts.

The classes include Antique Pre-1948, Freestyle Continue reading “Harley-Davidson Teams with Biker Pros For Daytona Trophies”

Special Report: ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Revived the Motorcycle Business & Saved Harley

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The Hollywood Reporter – In a time before the economic meltdown, motorcycle sales, especially for Harley-Davidson, were booming. After the collapse, sales have only started to pick up again within the past two years (at nowhere near pre-2008 levels, however). Sons of Anarchy co-star Mark Boone Jr. (Bobby) seems to think he and his fellow cast members are the reason. Continue reading “Special Report: ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Revived the Motorcycle Business & Saved Harley”

Survey Says: Women make up 44% of Sturgis

Women Make Up 44%
Women Make Up 44%
Publish Date: Feb 18, 2014
Source: DealerNews

STURGIS, S.D. – Nearly half of the visitors to the annual Sturgis rally are women, according to a survey conducted at the 2013 rally.

Other results of the survey are less surprising. Most survey respondents are over 40, own a home and have an annual household income of more than $75,000.

Continue reading “Survey Says: Women make up 44% of Sturgis”

A Helping With HorsePower Story

Laura Klock providing instruction
Laura Klock providing instruction

Learning takes energy, an open mind and tools

16 young girls from a group they named Courage take part in tearing down and rebuilding a motorcycle as part of a journey to heal their brokenness.

Many faces; different color eyes, hair, skin and smiles get busy working to remove the front fork, front tire and exhaust of a motorcycle that will soon be transformed into their own work of art.

Continue reading “A Helping With HorsePower Story”

Robin Bradley Comments on V-Twin Expo

The Industry Picture
The Industry Picture

February 2014 – Robin Bradley, Editor-In-Chief

Congratulations to everybody at Easyriders Events and Reaction Management (their show contractor) for delivery of this year’s 13th annual V-Twin Expo at Cincinnati, Ohio, on February 8th and 9th. Continue reading “Robin Bradley Comments on V-Twin Expo”