Click for more information
Click here to swap to the Fullnoise Road WebsiteClick here to swap to the Fullnoise Off Road WebsiteClick here to swap to the Fullnoise Off Road WebsiteClick here to join the Fullnoise Twitter PageClick here to join the Fullnoise Facebook Page
Click the Fullnoise Logo to return to the home page


ASBK News
ASBK boss hails Top End support as world class


Posted: Thursday, 19th April, 2012 : 1:29 PM - - 2,588 Reads


Excitement and anticipation is building in the Northern Territory ahead of this weekend's second round of the QBE Australian Superbike Championship at Hidden Valley Raceway.

Now celebrating its third year running in the Top End, Chief Minster Paul Henderson wanted to ensure that there was something for all ages so this weekend will mark the inception of some explosive off-track entertainment.

The world-renowned Crusty Demons, who are one of the largest selling tours and market leaders in freestyle theatrics, will this weekend provide some extreme off-track entertainment.

Yarrive Konsky of International Entertainment Group, promoters of the QBE Australian Superbike Championship said it was great to see the event evolve in Darwin and feels this is a positive step forward.

"Adding the Crusty Demons to the event is perfect, there is a definite fit and they will appeal to a wide audience. This event is fast becoming a festival of motorcycle sport at the highest level.

Konsky has been managing and promoting events for over a decade and said it is very pleasing to see a state take such pride in their ownership of a round of the Australian Superbikes.

"The media coverage for this event is exceptional and the commitment from the Northern Territory and its people is only getting bigger. To see a full back page article, followed by two primary stories inside before we have even hit the track is unprecedented.

Motorcycles sales in Darwin have experienced growth in the past quarter and motorcycles sales nationally are up on last year.

Tony Hinton General Manager of Honda Motorcycles said the Northern Territory continued to be an important market for the industry.

"We have had a record start to the year as bike sales continue to grow on last year's sales," Hinton explained.

"This is very positive for the sporting side of the industry. The Northern Territory is an important market for us, we are committed to growing road racing there as well as supporting other premier events, such as the Finke Desert Race".

Superbike racing in Australia has been the launch pad for many of the countries past and present world champions. Troy Bayliss, Casey Stoner, Chris Vermeulen, Matt Mladin, Mick Doohan and Wayne Gardner all started their racing in Australia before venturing overseas to become World and International Champions.


Click to go back Click here for a print friendly format Click here to email this news item to a friend

Click here for info on the  Replay XD1080 HD POV Video Cam













Track Day
Kawasaki Team Green Australia Take Over Winton For Track Ride Day
31st Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Suzuki Return To MotoGP Official Video From Intermot
31st Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Casey Stoner Completes Two-Day Test in Motegi
30th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Luca Gardner 2014 Season Wrap
30th Oct, 2014
WSBK
Tom Sykes Eagerly Awaits Losail Championship Decider
30th Oct, 2014
General
First Taste Of Magnum At Moto Expo
29th Oct, 2014
General
Indian Motorcycle Online Shop Making Christmas Easy
29th Oct, 2014
WSS
Pata Honda World Supersport Riders Relish Desert challenge
29th Oct, 2014
WSBK
Rea and Haslam Head for World Superbike's Floodlit Finale
28th Oct, 2014
WSBK
Pirelli Named As Title Sponsor Of Final 2014 WSBK Round
28th Oct, 2014
Moto3
Australia's Remy Gardner Scores First World Championship Point In Only His ..
28th Oct, 2014
General
Huge Line-up of New Motorcycles to be Unveiled at MOTO EXPO Melbourne
27th Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Marquez takes 12th win of 2014 with victory in Malaysia sealing Constructor..
27th Oct, 2014
Moto2
Tito Rabat Secures 2014 Moto2 Championship With Third At Sepang
27th Oct, 2014
Moto3
Efren Vazquez Wins Moto 3 as Jack Miller Moves Closer To Marquez At Sepang
27th Oct, 2014
WSBK
Alex Cudlin To Make World Superbike Debut
25th Oct, 2014
National Racing
BCperformance MotoGO Trio Have Challenging Weekend at Phillip Island
24th Oct, 2014
WSBK
2014 WSBK Mobile Game
24th Oct, 2014
General
Advance Your Riding With Hart Team Honda Superbike Riders
24th Oct, 2014
ASBK
Dorna Sports Supporting Australian Superbike Championship
24th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Josh Hook to race at Suzuka
24th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Alex Cudlin Wins Round 1 of Qatar Superbike Championship
23rd Oct, 2014
General
Husqvarna Heads Back To The Streets
23rd Oct, 2014
Industry
Honda 500cc Summer Savings
22nd Oct, 2014
General
Get A Sneak Peek Of The KTM RC 390 At The Pre-release Tour
22nd Oct, 2014
National Racing
Podium Finish In Phillip Island Championship for Mike Jones
22nd Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Josh Hook Wins Inaugural Phillip Island Championship for Team Honda Racing
21st Oct, 2014
Moto3
Remy Gardner To Replace Injured Calvo Tean Rider Eric Granado At Sepang Thi..
20th Oct, 2014
Moto3
Jack Miller Races Thrills Aussie Fans With Home Race Win
20th Oct, 2014
Moto2
Maverick Vinales takes third win of the season at Phillip Island
20th Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Valentino Rossi Marks 250th GP Start In Grand Style
20th Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Three Bronzed Aussie Motorcycle World Champions
17th Oct, 2014
Dirt Track
Troy Bayliss Confirmed to Contest Marquez Invitational Event
17th Oct, 2014
BSB
Josh Waters Ready For BSB Finale
17th Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Aussie Hopefuls Miss Out On 2015 Red Bull Rookies Selection
17th Oct, 2014
Moto GP
Suzuki MotoGP GSX-RR Poster
17th Oct, 2014
AFXC
2015 Australian FX-Superbike and Australasian Superbike Provisional Calenda..
16th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Mike Jones Aiming to Replicate Phillip Island Success
16th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
Team Honda Racing Gear up for the 2014 MotoGP Event
16th Oct, 2014
Road Racing
2014 Phillip Island Championship up for Grabs This Weekend
16th Oct, 2014

  More News Articles....





E V E N T S   N E X T   W E E K E N D:

  Go to Details


T E L E V I S I O N:

  Go to TV Guide



Click here for more info


Click here to visit Click28.com


New Vespa GTS 300 Super FL
Classy Commuter leads the way with advanced ABS and Traction Control. .   View

Suzuki Hayabusa
Ultimate Sport, In Timeless Styling .   View

Suzuki Boulevard S40
Suzuki Adds Baby Boulevard To Range .   View

Ugly Fish Eyewear
Ugly Fish - The Ultimate Riding Companion .   View

Click for more Information




Click here for the Fullnoise Road Bike Home Page


FULLNOISE WEBSITES:
Fullnoise Road Website
Fullnoise Off Road Website

FULLNOISE ROAD CONTENT:
Home
News Archive
Results > National - Local - International
Photo Galleries
Features
New Products
Product Reviews
Film / Video
Classifieds
Links
TV Guide
Calendars > This Weekend - Australia - International
Club Information

FULLNOISE BUSINESS:

Privacy Statement
Contacts
About Fullnoise
Logos
Add to Favourites



PREMIUM ADVERTISERS:
Bullet Bikes
Ficeda Accessories
Honda Australia
John Titman Racing
Kawasaki Australia
Monza Imports
MX1 Australia
Steve Cramer Products
Suzuki Australia
Yamaha Australia
Yamaha Parts & Accessories



All content © Fullnoise Media Pty Ltd 2002-2011 - News Server



Click here for more information