Jun 18, 2013
© 2014, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc.
From a press release
issued by Pirelli
PIRELLI PARTNERS WITH AIMEXPO FOR THE “FLY INTO SUMMER” ANGEL GT PROMOTION
Buy A Rear Tire, Get A Free Front Tire
Rome, Georgia – Pirelli’s new Angel GT Extended Mileage Sport Tire has taken the sport touring world by storm, and for a limited time only and while supplies last, customers can receive a free front 120/70ZR17 Angel GT tire with the purchase of a rear Angel GT tire. To qualify, register at , purchase a rear tire and a front tire will be shipped free of charge. Purchaser is responsible for $25 shipping and handling fee.
As an added bonus for promotion participants, Pirelli has organized VIP tours to take place during the AIMExpo in Orlando in October. “We welcome Pirelli and all Angel GT promotion participants to AIMExpo, the all-new European styled show for motorcycling in America,” said Cinnamon Kernes, AIMExpo Show Director. “If you are attending this exciting event, we’ll show you behind the scenes, get you front row seats to the outdoor exhibitions at AIMExpo Outdoors, and truly treat you like a VIP!” The inaugural AIMExpo runs from October 16–20, with consumer days opening on October 18. For more information, please visit .
Chris Wall, Pirelli Tire NAFTA Motorcycle Division’s Director of Marketing, added, “From Pirelli’s side, we want to thank the folks at AIMExpo for their cooperation, and we can’t wait to see everyone in Orlando for what should be an exciting show.”
The Angel GT is the crowning jewel of the Pirelli Sport Touring range and the natural descendant of Angel ST, a tire with multiple victories under its belt in comparison tests conducted by the most prestigious international motorcycling magazines, as well as holder of 7 duration world records. With a new tread pattern and bi-compound technology, the Angel GT features a 30 percent increase in mileage over the ST and reduced braking distance by approximately three feet at speeds of 47 mph. The Angel GT also boasts improved grip and handling in wet conditions.
Founded in 1872, Pirelli is the fifth largest tire manufacturer in the world in terms of sales. Present in over 160 countries, Pirelli has 22 manufacturing sites and employs approximately 36,000 people around the world. Pirelli is a leading producer of premium tires due to its commitment to R&D. Successfully competing in motorsport since 1907, Pirelli is the exclusive supplier of the Superbike world championship, many single marqueechampionships around the world, and above all it is the sole supplier for the Formula 1 championship for the 3-year period 2011-13.
Pirelli Tire North America (PTNA) services NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) member countries through its Modular Integrated Robotized System (MIRS) facility and research and development center at its Rome, Georgia headquarters, its state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Silao, Mexico and its New York City, Montreal and Mexico City sales and marketing offices. The company manufactures, distributes and markets original equipment and replacement tires for export and domestic car/motorcycle applications (US, CA, MX) and Agro/Heavy Truck platforms (MX).