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So Far, So Fast. Joe Rocket Turns 25!

Windsor, ON (Oct 11, 2016) - @JoeRocketCanada • @GammaPS - From the early days of slugging it out in a small retail shop in Windsor, Ontario, to conquering racetracks around the world, Joe Rocket has worn Canadian pride on their sleeve since day 1 way back in ’92. A quarter-century later, they’re on the gas harder than ever with the launch of their 2017, 25th anniversary collection.

“From Toronto to Tokyo, Montreal to Miami, riders love Joe Rocket. We’ve heard thousands of smiling testimonials about Joe Rocket products. We’ve had customers ride to every corner of the earth in their Rocket jackets, get married in their Joe Rocket jackets… and we’ve even had a few of them get the tattoo,” says Joe Rocket founder Bruce Parker.

With the celebration of their 25th year, Joe Rocket Canada is using the occasion to launch an entirely new helmet collection, featuring 20 new styles. One of the highlights is the RKT 12-Series Polar Night helmet, retailing for $179.99. Built with a DOT/ECE certified advanced thermo-poly alloy shell, the helmet comes equipped with both a clear and tinted shield.

Built for performance, the highly technical Ballistic 14.0 is chalk full of features. Retailing for $369.99 the jacket is made with a seam sealed 100% waterproof outer shell and includes a removable full sleeve insulated warmth liner that can be worn separately.

To browse the entire 25th Anniversary Collection visit: www.joerocket.ca

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Joe Rocket Canada, founded in Windsor, ON, has been producing performance motorcycle apparel for over 25 years and has outfitted more Canadian motorcycle riders nationwide than any other brand.

Gamma Powersports has been a Canada-wide wholesale supplier to the powersport industry since 1972. Gamma takes pride in carrying the best quality products and services across their dealer network.

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 10:48 Published in Industry News


From the road: Honda Gold Wing vs. F6B Comparo

My dad and I are currently half way through our epic US Rock 'n Roll Ride aboard the 40th anniversary Honda Gold Wing and its bagger brother, the F6B (check out the IM Facebook page if you haven't been following our ride already). We've put down over 3,000 km so far. So what's better - the classic Wing or its streamlined offshoot?

Monday, 06 July 2015 23:31 Published in Feature Stories


40th Anniversary Gold Wing Highlights 2015 Honda Motorcycle Additions

2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the Gold Wing®, and Honda is celebrating with a commemorative 40th Anniversary Edition. "We are proud to be celebrating 40 years of the Gold Wing, this model means so much to Honda and its customers," said, Derek Verheyen, National Sales Manager, Motorcycle & ATV. "When Honda introduced the Gold Wing back in 1975 it revolutionized what motorcycling touring would soon become. It’s the customer’s passion for long distance travel that has really defined the Gold Wing."

Monday, 08 September 2014 17:03 Published in Industry News


Kawasaki celebrates 30 years of Ninja with early release of 2015 ZX-6R and ZX-10R

Toronto, Ontario; May 6, 2014 — Canadian Kawasaki Motors says your goose bumps are about to get goose bumps.

The 30th anniversary editions of the Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-6R are being released early from Kawasaki’s MY 2015 lineup.

Wednesday, 07 May 2014 09:29 Published in Industry News


Special 15th Anniversary December issue ON SALE NOW!!!!

That's right, it's been 15 years since the first issue of Inside Motorcycles came off the presses back in 1998. In the December issue (Vol. 16, Issue 09) we look back at some of the highlights of the past 15 years. For those that have been reading IM since the very start, it will bring back some fond memories; for new readers, it'll serve as a bit of a history lesson. You'll especially like our look back at the racing careers of our writers before they were, well, writers. And of course, the issue's full of our usual diverse two-wheeled content, so you'll surely want to pick this one up!

Monday, 25 November 2013 13:38 Published in Current Issue


Big Sugar to Play 35th Anniversary Ride For Sight event!

From June 14 to 16, Ride for Sight will celebrate 35 years of fundraising in support of the Foundation Fighting Blindness – Canada’s largest charitable funder of vision research into treatments and cures for blinding eye diseases. With the help of beloved Canadian rock band BIG SUGAR, Ride for Sight will welcome thousands of riders to enjoy demo rides, a stunt show, free camping and the thrilling annual motorcycle parade from Toronto to Orillia.

Monday, 03 June 2013 11:42 Published in News


CMDRA 20th Anniversary Season Kicks Off May 25 in Ashcroft

The CMDRA kicks off its 20th anniversary season on May 25th, 2013 when motorcycles return to the quarter mile for their opening round at the Eagle Motorplex in Ashcroft, BC. Building on the success of its 2012 campaign, the CMDRA is set to deliver in 2013, with increased bike counts, rekindled rivalries and the heart stopping adrenalin rush which its fans have come to expect.

Thursday, 16 May 2013 10:15 Published in News