Moscow Custom & Tuning Show, February 20th-22nd
This year's Moscow Custom & Tuning Show, a custom bike show that has always provided highly competitive entries at the AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building, is being staged at the 12th annual Moto Park Expo, the leading annual motorcycle show in Russia, at Moscow's IEC "Crocus Expo" facility.
Moto Park regularly sees some 100 exhibitors and close to 80,000 visitors. Many of the leading manufacturers are represented at Moto Park, and these have included Harley-Davidson, Polaris (Victory and Indian), Honda, Yamaha, BMW, Triumph and Peugeot.
Harley now has 8 dealerships in Russia, with more planned. In 2013 the Russian motorcycle market is said to have had total revenues of $1.4bn and to have grown by over 40 percent since 2009; however, that rate of growth is set to slow, averaging something in the region of 4 percent a year between 2014 and 2018.
Rosstat data suggests that annual motorcycle sales in Russia were around 203,000 in 2010; Autostat data puts the total number of motorcycle in use in Russia at around 2.5 million in 2012.www.motoparkshow.ru