Unadilla Motocross News Release
April 4, 2012 New Berlin, NY- Unadilla MX is proud to announce today the next event in the MX Rewind program: The Unadilla Marquis Bike Show. The Unadilla Marquis will consist of forty of the best and most historic off road bikes on the planet, and with a number of prestigious awards that will be determined by a panel of judges that include respected industry leaders and innovators.
There will be 12 classes to enter including: The Classics (Pre-1970); Classic Iron (Pre 1960); Vintage Bikes (1970′s Era); Retro (1980′s Era); Classic Contemporary (1990′s Era); Factory Works Bike; Mini-Competition; Mini-Entry Level; Woods Bike/Enduro; Pit Bike; Best European Bike; Rarest Bike.
For those who have a vintage bike that they are proud of but may not quite fit the “Marquis” level, MX Rewind has a spot for you too. There will be a “Ride ‘Em Don’t Hide ‘Em” bike show for those bikes that fans and racers just wish to show off and let others admire. This non-juried show is open to all.
“We are really excited to feature the best vintage bikes out there” said Unadilla’s Greg Robinson. “We have had smaller vintage bike displays at other events and have watched how popular they are with our fans, as they able to see history live, and right in front of them. This is a great chance to bring together a large number of the best classic bikes all in one place. At the same time, we also know that a lot of people take great pride in their bikes and the work they have put into them. While these bikes may not be the best of the best, they deserve to be seen as well. That is why we chose to offer both levels at the MX Rewind bike show.”
To enter “The Marquis” or the “Ride ‘Em Don’t Hide ‘Em” Bike Show, go to http://www.unadillamx.com/rewind/show.html.
About MX Rewind: MX Rewind at Unadilla is the premier vintage off road event in North America. The event takes place June 1-3, 2012 in New Berlin, New York and at the world famous Unadilla Motocross track. MX Rewind celebrates over four decades of motocross history as well as every aspect of off-roading.
Fans and racers from every generation will enjoy a fun weekend that includes both big bike and pit bike racing, the famed “Unadilla Marquis” Bike Show, a massive parts and memorabilia swap meet, educational seminars with some of the biggest names in the sport, autographs with over 20 of the biggest legends of Unadilla, interviews, BBQ’s, and of course plenty of bench racing and tall tales, many of which might take place in the beer tent.
MX Rewind is about having fun with your friends and family and spending a weekend at Unadilla celebrating the good times we have had riding motorcycles.
About Unadilla MX: Unadilla MX began promoting Motocross races at its current facility in New Berlin, NY in 1969. Run by the Robinson Family since its inception, Unadilla hosted the Inter Am, Trans Am, Trans USA, and began hosting the 250cc U.S. Grand Prix in 1978. It was the first track in the U.S. to host the prestigious MX des Nations in 1987, and has been a stop on the American Pro National MX circuit since 1992. All historically significant MX riders in the world have strapped on the leather and kicked the lever at Unadilla.