The biggest annual motorcycle event of the year happened last March 22-24, 2019. More than 150 companies and 300 brands were featured in the 13th Inside Racing Bike Fest and Trade Show for motorcycle enthusiasts and the motorcycling community that continually gets bigger nowadays.
Motoworld and MotoMarket, two of the biggest motorcycle gear and accessories chain stores in the country also graced the event. Different brands such as LS2 Helmets, GIVI, Komine, Muc-Off, Oxford, O’Neal, RYO, TCX, Forma, Taichi, Akrapovič Exhausts Systems, Bull-it!, Battery Tender, LV8, Macna, Nolan, X-Lite, Rev’it!, SHOEI, SCHUBERTH, Sena, Metzeler Tyres, Putoline Oils, Dainese, and AGV were showcased and offered in the event at great discounts.
Apart from the two store booths that were visited by numerous riders and motorcycle enthusiasts to opt for their new gear, apparels, and accessories, Motoworld have had also held the 3rd edition of their Product Conference. Various riding clubs, dealers, media, and influencers attended the event which presented six brands that consumers see and will see in their stores for the year 2019 namely: Oxford, Metzeler, Taichi, O’Neal, IXON, and Polisport.
Each brand was represented by its key speakers. For Metzeler, Product Manager, Mr. Paolo Spagnuolo shared his expertise about tires to select media and guests to let them understand more about their products.
On the other hand, O’Neal’s Export Manager, Mr. Marco Witteveen, and Product Developer, Luca Carrer, unveiled to the Philippine market, their new 5 Series and 3 Series helmets which both meets ECE 22.05 safety ratings and are compatible with O’Neal’s new IPX ACells. They have also revealed their new MTB collection which most, will cater to both MTB and MX enthusiasts.
French company IXON which is known for its high-quality custom leather suits and airbags for MotoGP riders was also launched at the conference by its Export Manager, Ms. Sandrine Gaudillat. IXON, through a mini fashion show, also debuted its ‘Asian-fit’ riding suits and gear that will surely meet the preference of the Filipino consumers.
Aside from IXON, various guests of the conference have also got a glimpse of Polisport Plásticos products presented by its Key Account Manager, Mr. José Amorim, who also demonstrated how to install the said items. Polisport is a Portuguese brand known for its handy and sturdy motorcycle accessories which are used by many MX and Off-Road enthusiasts worldwide.
Taichi was represented by its International Sales Manager, Mr. Ryoji Fujita who have shown mini-experiments about the materials used in their products to demonstrate how good and high-quality it is. A mini fashion show was also held to showcase the existing and new product line-up of Taichi.
The conference was concluded on the third day with the presenters Metzeler, O’Neal, IXON, and Taichi who have also shared very informative and engaging talk about their products to select media and staff of the company.
Truly, the riding community has more to see from Motoworld in the coming years.