The 2012 Los Angeles Calendar Motorcycle Show, sponsored by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys, continues its now 21-year tradition on Sunday, July 22 10 a.m. through 6 p.m. The show marks the world premier of next year’s new 2013 FastDates.com Motorcycle PinUp Calendars.
Events include the Calendar Bike Building Championship and Concours d’ Elegance, which will feature top celebrity builders, world premiers, live Calendar Girl music and beautiful FastDates.com Calendar Kittens. The show moves to a new location this year on the tree-shaded lawn of the Calabasas Inn alongside the Santa Mountains. The Calendar Show is broadening its focus to include the growing collector bike market with exhibitors and bike show classes for classic European, British and Japanese motorcycles, along with the popular American v-twins and customs.
America’s top custom bike builders featured in the FastDates.com Motorcycle PinUp Calendars will be attendance with their latest custom bikes. Former Calendar Bike Building Championship Best of Show and class-winning builders confirmed to attend include Shinya Kimura (Chabott Engineering), Jim Giuffra & Spokesmodels (AFT Customs), Russell Mitchell (Exile Cycles), Richard Pollock (Mule Motorcycles), Chris Redpath (MotoGPwerks), Michael Schacht (Crocker Motorcycle Company), Steve Storz (Storz Performance) and Caleb Owens (Cro Customs).
Custom bike world premiers this year will come from former Grand Prix team bike tuner Chris Redpath, now owner of the sportbike performance shop MotoGPwerks.com in Anaheim, Calif. The last two years of the Calendar Show, Redpath took home first place wins in the Sportbike Class with a trace modified Suzuki 1972 Katana and a Suzuki GSXR 1000, which are featured in the Fast Dates Roadrace PinUp Model Calendar.
Also being introduced is the Ducati Corse World Superbikes book by Alan Cathcart and Jim Gianatsis, a new 224-page large format collector’s edition coffee table book published by FastDates.com detailing all five generations of the factory Ducati Corse World Championship-winning Superbikes. The book includes track tests of every year of the factory World Superbikes, rider/designer/team manager interviews, full bike technical details, race photography and Fast Dates Calendar pictures from every year since the Desmoquatro Ducatis were first raced 25 year ago.
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