Vancouver Motorcycle Show hits the pavement at Tradex

The 2012 Vancouver Motorcycle Show returns to Tradex in Abbotsford from Jan. 19 to 22 with the newest models of bikes and accessories.

The 2012 Vancouver Motorcycle Show returns to Tradex in Abbotsford from Jan. 19 to 22 with the newest models of bikes and accessories.

This year the event offers an expanded freestyle show and factory riders from KTM.

As one of the first motorcycle trade shows in Canada in 2012, it is intended to be a showcase for manufacturers to unveil their latest models and performance updates. The show features distributors and manufacturers including Yamaha, BMW, Kawasaki, Ducati, Honda, KTM, Suzuki, Harley-Davidson, Zero and Polaris.

The event runs Thursday, Jan. 19, 3 to 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The admission costs is adults $13, youth (6 to 15) $8 and children (age 5 and under) free, For more information see www.vancouvermotorcycleshow.ca, Twitter – @VanMotoShow and Facebook – Facebook.com/VancouverMotorcycleShow.