The Progressive Worldwide Bike Exhibits (IMS) has introduced its 2019/2020 tour dates and places, together with a brand new cease in Denver, Colorado. The eight-city tour will present bike fanatics and shoppers a chance to work together with the most recent fashions coming to market and brand-new equipment, merchandise and extra. Actively supporting IMS’ dedication to the expansion of the trade and sport, Progressive, the main bike insurance coverage firm and IMS title sponsor since 2010, will proceed to work alongside IMS by way of 2025. Tickets for the 2019/2020 IMS tour will go on sale September 5.
The 2019/2020 Progressive IMS tour dates and cities are as follows:
- Lengthy Seashore, CA: November 22-24, 2019, Lengthy Seashore Conference Middle
- New York, NY: December 6-Eight, 2019, Jacob Okay. Javits Conference Middle
- Dallas, TX: January Three-5, 2020, Kay Bailey Hutchison Conference Middle
- Washington D.C.: January 10-12, 2020, Walter E. Washington Conference Middle
- Denver, CO: January 17-19, 2020, Colorado Conference Middle
- Cleveland, OH: January 24-26, 2020, Worldwide Exposition (I-X) Middle
- Minneapolis, MN: January 31 – February 2, 2020, Minneapolis Conference Middle
- Chicago, IL: February 7-9, 2020, Donald E. Stephens Conference Middle
To be taught extra in regards to the Progressive Worldwide Bike Exhibits tour, go to motorcycleshows.com.
Dedicated to getting new riders on two wheels, IMS debuted Uncover the Trip, a forward-thinking initiative designed to introduce using bikes to shoppers of all ages in a secure and managed setting, on the 2018/2019 tour. Survey suggestions offered by individuals of the initiative discovered that 81 % of at present non-motorcycle-licensed shoppers who skilled this system’s New Rider Course plan to get their bike license, indicating a excessive degree of curiosity of recent riders to the trade.
“IMS’ participating method to rising new ridership is thrilling and we’re thrilled to proceed our title sponsorship of this trade main occasion for one more 5 years, ” stated Eric Doubler, Leisure Car Enterprise Chief, Progressive. “The present offers a improbable platform for our model to join with each new and seasoned riders, and every year we look ahead to presenting bike fanatics with a can’t be missed expertise, deeply-rooted in bike tradition.”
Returning to the 2019/2020 tour is the Final Builder Customized Bike Present (UBCBS), sponsored by J&P Cycles since 2012, the world’s largest and most strong bike builder competitors. Additionally returning this yr is the Market offered by Cycle Gear, an interactive retail area permitting shoppers to the touch, take a look at, and purchase the most recent gear, components and equipment from key aftermarket manufacturers with specialists readily available to coach, introduce merchandise, and reply inquiries to any gear wants.
“Cycle Gear couldn’t be happier to be again as a presenting sponsor of the Progressive Worldwide Bike Present’s Market for the fifth yr in a row,” stated Dan Nelson, President and COO, Cycle Gear. “Cycle Gear prides itself on being part of the bike group in all places from our personal native retailer occasions to a premier vacation spot just like the Progressive Worldwide Bike Present. We’re excited to proceed our presence and meet riders throughout the nation to point out off all the methods Cycle Gear is working to make the experience that a lot higher, from tire and Bluetooth set up providers to our new on-line product reservation expertise. We’re at all times keen to point out individuals the Cycle Gear Distinction and it is a improbable occasion to do exactly that.”
“By working with Progressive, Cycle Gear, and J&P Cycles over time, we’ve been in a position to proceed our legacy because the nation’s main bike tour, offering a supply of progress for the trade and sport,” stated Tracy Harris, Senior Vice President, IMS. “With the unwavering assist of those key sponsors, and the motorcycling group, we’ve got been in a position to curate memorable experiences for seasoned riders whereas concurrently inviting new riders into the group. We look ahead to the upcoming 2019/2020 and bringing the love of motorcycling to a good bigger market.”
For extra details about the Progressive Worldwide Bike Exhibits, go to motorcycleshows.com.