Avon Motorcycle Tyres Partners with Paul Jr. Designs to Provide Tires for the New Season of American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior

STOW, OH – December 22, 2010 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America has partnered with Paul Jr. Designs to provide motorcycle tires for 13-15 custom built motorcycles to be featured on this season’s American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior. The show, previously broadcast by TLC network, is now on the Discovery Channel beginning December 6, 2010. These all-new action packed episodes featuring the fierce rivalry between father and son will also include the best in custom choppers built by Paul Jr. Designs.

“The Avon team is really excited to work with Paul Jr. Designs on this season’s American Chopper,” said Sukoshi Fahey, Sales & Marketing Manager, Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America. “Paul Jr. is exceptionally well known, even outside the motorcycle world, and we are all looking forward to seeing the amazing custom choppers that he and his team create.”

Paul Jr. got his start in 1999 when he created the well-known logo for Orange County Choppers, a custom motorcycle business he co-founded in New York. He went on to create some of the most recognizable theme choppers in the world, including the Black Widow Bike, the Fire Bike and the Jet Bike. He has worked with some of the top companies in the world such as Intel, NASA and Gillette. For more information about Paul Jr. Designs, visit http://www.pauljrdesigns.com/. For a broadcast schedule for American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior, and to view countless videos, please visit http://dsc.discovery.com/tv/american-chopper/.

About Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America
Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America, based in Stow, Ohio markets and sells Avon brand motorcycle tires in the United States and Canada. Avon motorcycle tires are designed and manufactured for street and racing applications, from ultra wide tires featuring snakeskin effect sidewalls to ultra high-performance sport bike tires. Avon’s long history and heritage of innovation reaches back more than 100 years. Based in Melksham, England, Avon tires are built to perform and are engineered to high standards incorporating the latest in cutting-edge technology. For more information visit http://www.avonmoto.com .

SOURCE: Avon Motorcycle Tyres North America

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