Digital Edition Subscribers: Read Roadracing World Magazine Now >   |   3-Month Trial Subscription >
Roadracing World.com - An Online Service of Roadracing World Magazine
SHARE:
Sep 14, 2012

Riders Making Triumph Big Kahuna Miami Pre-Race Public Appearances Starting Today

RoadRace Factory/Red Bull's J.D. Beach in action. Photo courtesy M1 Entertainment.
M1 PowerSports Pre-Event Promotions with GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing Riders Begin Friday for Triumph Big Kahuna Miami

DENVER, Colo. (September 14, 2012) - The Triumph Big Kahuna Miami presented by Dunlop Tire and LeoVince is scheduled for September 21-23, 2012 at Homestead, Fla.'s Homestead-Miami Speedway, and M1 PowerSports is kicking pre-event promotions with GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing riders into high gear in order to get tickets into the hands of Big Kahuna fans. There are three opportunities to get your hands on FREE tickets this weekend throughout South Florida thanks to the great partners of M1 PowerSports and the Triumph Big Kahuna Triple Crown.

"We're so excited about the Triumph Big Kahuna Miami and heading to this great new market," said Cameron Gray, CEO of M1 PowerSports. "We'll be giving away posters, merchandise and tickets for this month's Big Kahuna Nationals at Homestead-Miami Speedway at every location we go to, so this is your chance to get hooked up and hang out with fellow motorcyclists and some amazing riders."

The promotions began this morning, Friday, September 14 with a rider meet and greet at Peterson Harley-Davidson to kick-off the annual Phil Peterson's Key West Poker Run, one of the largest motorcycle gatherings in South Florida. Over 10,000 riders began their journey to Key West and their chance to play a round of Texas Hold 'Em at Cowboy Bill's on Duval Street and RoadRace Factory/Red Bull rider Tomas Puerta and KLR Group/Spyke's Harley-Davidson's Michael Barnes were on hand to let them know about next weekend's party at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Joining the community in welcoming the latest motorcycle dealer to South Florida, M1 PowerSports will be on hand Saturday for the Gables Motorsports Open House. Located at 7300 Bird Road in Miami, Fla., Gables Motorsports is South Florida's source for the best in Powersports. Power 96 will be broadcasting live from the dealership, where fans will be able to get their hands on Dunkin Donuts samples and meet and greet with AMA Pro riders; some lucky fans will even be awarded with free tickets to next weekend's event. For additional information, please visit www.gablesmotorsports.com/ and for directions, please visit goo.gl/maps/0fK1l.

Closing out the weekend on Sunday, September 14, the M1 PowerSports crew and AMA Pro stars will be heading to Costco Kendall (Location #01023), located at 13450 SW 120th Street in Kendall, Fla. An information and autograph signing booth, with show bikes and Big Kahuna event flyers, will be on site from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. For directions, please visit goo.gl/maps/EXHHt.

Professional riders from each GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing class will be on site to sign autographs at both Gables Motorsports and Costco Kendall (Location #01023), including National Guard SuperBike star Robertino Pietri, Motorcycle-SuperStore.com SuperSport standout Stefano Mesa and Harley-Davidson XR1200 Series and AMA Pro veteran Michael Barnes.

Tickets for the Triumph Big Kahuna Miami begin at just $20, including FREE parking, and entertainment offerings are being added to the schedule by the day. Get ready for the Miami's biggest entertainment experience in years and grab your tickets now at the M1 PowerSports Big Kahuna Miami event page, located at www.m1powersports.com/big-kahuna-miami/.

For tickets and information about the Big Kahuna Miami, scheduled for September 21 - 23, 2012 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., visit www.m1powersports.com/big-kahuna-miami/. For tickets and information about the Big Kahuna New Orleans, scheduled for October 5 - 7, 2012 as the first professional motorsports event at NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans, La., visit www.m1powersports.com/big-kahuna-new-orleans/.

About M1 PowerSports, formerly M1 Entertainment: A Denver-based company, M1 PowerSports has been working in motorsports for over 16 years. Originally spawned from Daniels Corporation under the name FAST, the fledgling company was heavily involved in television production for car and motorcycle racing. With the birth of Speedvision, FAST morphed into Race Promotion Management (RPM) and is now operating as M1 PowerSports with many of the same staff still in place. We still sell advertising for Speed, sell merchandise under the brand Moto 1 and promote our own events, keeping us busy year-round! For more information, please call 303-377-3278 or email info@m1powersports.com.