2014 AIMExpo, North America’s Premier Motorcycling Industry Event, Revs Up Orlando this October
Tickets Now on Sale; Buy One, Get One Free Offer Through September 30th
IRVINE, Calif. (September 26, 2014) –Highlighted by global and North American introductions of the most exciting products coming to market, the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) rolls into Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) next month with more exhibitors, an expanded show floor, and even more excitement following its groundbreaking debut last year. Tickets to the second annual AIMExpo are on sale now, with an exclusive buy one, get one free offer available through the end of September.
AIMExpo opens to the public on Saturday, October 18, and Sunday, October 19, allowing participants to completely immerse themselves in motorcycling. AIMExpo’s indoor exhibit halls feature a host of attractions including educational seminars aimed at enhancing the riding experience, while the dedicated outdoor space provides a hands-on approach to the show through its various interactive features and product demos.
AIMExpo will again present a variety of activities, including one-of-a-kind events like a free concert by Stray Cats bassist Lee Rocker, presented by Ace Cafe on Saturday, October 18. Overseeing all of the festivities at the OCCC will be AIMExpo Champion and former road racing World Champion Kevin Schwantz, as well as motorcycle television personality Cristy Lee (Host of Velocity Network’s All Girls Garage), the official spokesperson of AIMExpo. Both Schwantz and Lee will be engaged with attendees throughout the show, highlighted by Q&A sessions, meet & greets, and autograph signings.
With nearly 500 exhibitors signed on to be a part of North America’s premier powersports event, the 2014 AIMExpo will feature an enhanced presence from the most well known brands in the industry. A multitude of debut events are scheduled to unveil the newest motorcycles from manufacturers like Ducati, Erik Buell Racing, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, and Zero Motorcycles.
At AIMExpo Outdoors!, attendees will have the opportunity to test ride motorcycles, scooters, ATV’s, and side-by-sides from all participating companies, including KYMCO and Massimo Motor. Additionally, the Harley-Davidson Demo Fleet will be present, giving attendees the chance to put the iconic brand’s newest products to the test. For fans new to motorcycling, the ability to learn proper riding and safety techniques will be hosted at the Motorcycle Safety Foundation’s new rider introductory experiences.
This year AIMExpo is officially endorsed by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) as the premier motorcycle trade and consumer event in North America, unifying industry, dealers, media and consumers in a single arena that creates a grand stage for motorcycling and the greater powersports industry. As part of this endorsement, the AMA will host its first-ever National Convention capped off by hosting the annual AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at its new home on Friday, October 17. Best of all, the ceremony is open to the public and tickets may be purchased by here.
“After reinvigorating the motorcycle industry last year with the inaugural AIMExpo, we have worked towards delivering an even greater experience for 2014, with a focus on bringing even more value to attendees,” said Kerry Graeber, Marketing Director, Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group. “There is no other powersports event in North America where consumers can fully engage in what’s new in the marketplace and be an actual part of the show. AIMExpo offers something for everyone and that’s a hallmark of what the show brings to the world of motorcycling.”
Adult tickets for AIMExpo are $15 at the box office and kids 14 and under are free when accompanied by an adult. AIMExpo delivers a unique, inexpensive, and fun opportunity to experience everything motorcycling has to offer with the whole family. AIMExpo’s September “Buy One, Get One Free” ticket offer will only be available for a limited time and lets motorcyclists take their favorite riding partner to the event at no additional cost. With the show just mere weeks away, now is the perfect time to lock in this great deal. Click here to buy tickets now and enter promo code BOGONOW.
Stay tuned to AIMExpoUSA.com and keep up to date on the continued progress by visiting AIMExpo’s social media pages. “Like” the American International Motorcycle Expo on Facebook by visiting the AIMExpo page, and “Follow” on Twitter: @AIMExpo. To receive monthly updates from AIMExpo about new features, free giveaways, interactive opportunities and new product developments, click here to subscribe to our monthly newsletter.
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About American International Motorcycle Expo
The American International Motorcycle Expo’s (www.aimexpousa.com) purpose is to serve as the catalyst to bring together industry, press, dealers and consumers in a single arena that creates a grand stage for motorcycling and powersports in the U.S. and North America, and delivers an efficient and energetic market-timed expo platform for B2B and B2C in the motorcycle and powersports industry. AIMExpo is the single most important event of its type in the North American market and will have international impact within the motorcycling and greater powersports community. AIMExpo is produced by Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group, a division of Marketplace Events. (www.marketplaceevents.com)
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Jennifer Bisbee, APR