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Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept
Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept

Dru’s Misadventures — Andrewのブログです

Tokyo Motorcycle Show 6, 2010

From March till the 28th, the 37th Motorcycle Show was held at Big Site convention centre.  It was my pilgrimage to check out the new bikes offered in Japan.  With the recession in years happening in I wasn’t expecting much out of year’s motorcycle show.

  It is that the show was noticeably but it was much better than I have expected.  All of the major manufacturers were there, all of the big name foreign companies.  It was a important marketing campaign for companies as the riding season has much begun in Tokyo.

The show has occupied the same two at Tokyo Big Site since I to Japan.  They take the lower floors of the West an outdoor parking lot, and the of the West Hall.  It may not be the biggest show in the world, but it is a very one.  The show itself is in West Hall 1 and 2, which a U shape around the atrium.

  Upon entering the ticketed you are funnelled into West 2 where you are immediately greeted by Generally, the manufacturers line the wall of both halls, parts and accessory companies the middle.  Lining the inner are the local companies that things such as T-shirts, and magazine subscriptions.

  You will always find people on the wall, rather than the wall.  For this year’s Hall 2 was dominated by foreign and Hall 1 was more domestic.

There are many things to do, than just look at while at the motorcycle show.  manufacturers hand out surveys, in only, where you put your address, and what you liked their booth.  In return, you can get free things, such as a It may not seem like much, but in years, you can get pins and file

  Sometimes you spend the time to out a form only to discover you got you didn’t want.  If you can’t Japanese, you are better off not trying as will send you junk if you don’t tick, or leave in some cases, the correct The only downside to this of the show is that people mill about within the making it difficult to take and look at the bikes.

  At the Tokyo Show, you can also test many of the new bikes.  Behind the there is a parking lot where do test rides of various They even have lessons on scooters.  This they added a used display where you could purchase a used motorcycle.

  I generally don’t go outside as I don’t have the time or to wait for a motorcycle to ride.  If you are me, and finish the show within a day, you can spend a lot more following the scary men who take of all the bike girls.  It’s a that follows every show in Japan.

  If there are cars, there will be women dressed in next to helping to display the bikes.  It can be to see the bikes when they are “on but if you are finished with the show, it can be

This year’s show, as I was better than I expected.  All of the manufacturers were there.  were some very new bikes.

  The Japanese manufacturers very interesting, but they did a few new variants of their base Yamaha finally unveiled Super Tenere bike was created for the Dakar Rally.  It as cool as the concept version, but it did ready for the Dakar.

  It still had the edition” stickers all over it more people to pay for it.  The concept was by Moto Guzzi.  produced the V12 LM which was, impractical, a very interesting The tail was shaped like a and they included bird cut on the tires.  Unfortunately, they to put a nice headlight on the front, but just my opinion.

Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept
Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept

  There were several cool race versions other manufacturers, and there the obligatory MotoGP bikes were on hand.  Yoshimura had typical display with the standard Suzuka 8 Hours

While the main focus of the is on the bikes, there are displays the various circuits of Japan.  Ebisu, Tsukuba, and Motegi are by booths.  The others can be found in given out at other various If you are into custom motorcycles, is always a custom bike usually in the Atrium.  The police are on hand to show off their skills, which are excellent, and to safety when riding.

  If you are in of help, JAF (Japan Auto provides demonstrations on how they can up your bike if it won’t If you are a bike nut, and you are in town the Tokyo Motorcycle Show, is a must do on the list.  It’s to visit in the morning, and still time to look around in the afternoon.

  Hope you can make it next


Tokyo Motorcycle (English):  http://www.motorcycleshow.org/english/index.shtml

Tokyo Show (Japanese:  http://www.motorcycleshow.org/index.html

Big Site (English):  http://www.bigsight.jp/english/index.html

Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept
Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept
Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept
Moto Guzzi V12 LM Concept

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