Industry News 4/23/2015

B$Z:AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Returns to American International Motorcycle Expo

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) and the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) have announced that the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2015 will be recognized in front of the world of motorcycling Saturday, October 17 at the Orange County Convention Center’s Chapin Theater in Orlando, Florida.

For the second year, the induction ceremony will be held in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo), the fast growing and impactful event that brings together consumers, dealers, manufacturers, and the world press in one location for global product launches, demo rides, motorcycling seminars, and much more.
“In recent years, the AMA has strived to shine a brighter spotlight on our heroes and legends through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony,” said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman. “In 2014, we brought our celebration to AIMExpo, an event that offers something for every motorcyclist and provides an even more accessible venue for the public to enjoy this world-class ceremony. I’m pleased to announce that we’re returning to AIMExpo this October 17, when we’ll once again honor the Hall of Fame’s newest class in front of both riders and industry.”
Tickets are available now at General seating is $25 per person. VIP tickets that include an exclusive reception, reserved seating and AIMExpo show admission are $90 per person.
“We’re thrilled to welcome the AMA and its Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony back to Orlando.  The Hall of Fame is dedicated to preserving and promoting motorcycling’s heritage, while AIMExpo showcases the current state and future of the sport,” said Larry Little, Vice President and General Manager of AIMExpo. “Last year’s ceremony was an outstanding presentation that set a new bar in completely engaging the audience while rewarding the accomplishments of our motorcycling heroes.  This is a wonderful and obvious partnership that celebrates both the legacy and promise of all things motorcycling, and an event not to be missed! ”

To encourage the industry to join in the fun, the AMA and AIMExpo have joined together to offer trade attendees and exhibitors of AIMExpo special industry pricing for the Induction Ceremony activities. The special offers can be accessed during the online show registration process for exhibitor and trade attendees. For registration information go to
In addition to the induction ceremony, AIMExpo will host the annual AMA individual member meeting, the annual AMA business member meeting and a meeting of the AMA Board of Directors.
For updates on the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, keep an eye on, as well as the AMA's social media channels, including Facebook ( and and Twitter: @AMA_Riding.

Be sure to stay tuned to the website and keep up to date on exciting news as it happens by visiting AIMExpo’s social media pages. “Like” the American International Motorcycle Expo on Facebook, and “Follow” on Twitter or Instagram: @AIMExpo.