American Motorcycle Dealer AMD 229 August 2018 - Page 26

‘s AUGUST 2018 ™ This edition includes... Ride-In-Bike Show - Faak 2018 • Cherokee Blue Ridge Run MC XIII Cesis Custom Bike Show, Latvia • Sapka Muvek’s ‘Black Brass’ Custom Chrome International Bike Show Series Ride-In-Bike Show - Faak 2018, September 8th This year’s annual ‘Faak Rally’, as Harley’s European Bike Week in Austria is also known, will see Custom Chrome Europe staging its 16th Ride- In Bike Show at the Arneitz Custom Show and is inviting Europe’s best customizers to present their new custom creations. Established in 2003, the Custom Chrome Europe Ride-In-Bike Show is among the best standards for Every year thousands of visitors crowd into the CCE Ride-In Bike Show at Faak, Austria, in September Premiering at European Bike Week 2017, “Balance” by MIB of Feldkirchen near Munich is one of the most radical bikes built in Germany this year 26 AMERICAN MOTORCYCLE DEALER - AUGUST 2018 ride-ins in Europe and often sees winning bikes go on to do well in the AMD World Championship at INTERMOT Customized in Cologne, Germany, a month later. Indeed, it was out of Custom Chrome’s Bike Show program at the popular and iconic Dealer Shows from the mid-1990s that the AMD World Championship was ultimately born as a sister event to the European Championship they hosted. The 2018 event will offer a showcase for professional and private customizers alike. Their bikes will grace the pages of international custom bike magazines for weeks to come - and many of the previous winners could also have been seen at the Custom Gallery at Harley-Davidson’s 115th European Anniversary in Prague/CZ in July this year. Trophies and other prizes gi