Visitors can throw a leg over some of the hottest 2020 motorcycles at AIMExpo Outdoors! in less than seven weeks when the doors open to the 2019 AIMExpo presented by Nationwide.

There is no better way to experience a new bike than by riding it. Anybody thinking about purchasing a 2020 model, or simply want to catch up with the latest technology, can head over to AIMExpo Outdoors! to see, touch, hear and ride the latest offerings from key OEMs.

Located five minutes from the show floor, AIMExpo Outdoors! will feature nine of the leading motorcycle manufacturers offering test rides of their latest models on the open road. Riders will need a valid motorcycle license and appropriate riding gear; click here for more information.

Demo rides will be offered by the following manufacturers participating in AIMExpo Outdoors!:

  • Harley Davidson, Inc.
  • American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
  • Husqvarna Motorcycles – New to AIMExpo Outdoors!
  • Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A
  • KTM – New to AIMExpo Outdoors!
  • Royal Enfield – New to AIMExpo Outdoors!
  • Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
  • Vanderhall Motor Werks Inc.
  • Yamaha Motor Corp., USA

While many of the companies are finalizing their 2020 products for visitors to ride, Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. has confirmed it will bring a number of Ninja and Z motorcycles, as well as the new Versys® 1000 SE LT+ and the new W800 CAFÉ.

Joining the demo line-up for the first time ever at AIMExpo, KTM has a comprehensive list of models available for demo rides to eligible riders. These include the KTM 390 Duke, 790 Duke, 1290 Super Duke GT and 1290 Super Duke R. They will also have the KTM 790 Adventure, 790 Adventure R, 1090 Adventure R, 1290 Super Adventure S and 1290 Super Adventure R plus the 690 SMC R.

New to the show, riders considering a new Husqvarna purchase can test ride the 2020 Vitpilen 401 and Vitpilen 701 as well as the Svartpilen 401 and Svartpilen 701.

For 2019, AIMExpo Outdoors! will be open to the public on all four days of the show during the following show times, while the indoor expo will be accessible to the public on Saturday and Sunday only:

  • Thursday, September 26th, 10am – 4pm
  • Friday, September 27th, 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday, September 28th, 9am – 5pm
  • Sunday, September 29th, 10am – 5pm

AIMExpo Outdoors! provides the opportunity for thousands of motorcycle riders to experience the latest and greatest products from nine of the leading motorcycle manufacturers. Interested participants are required to have a motorcycle endorsement on their driver’s license and must register for each ride directly with individual manufacturers at AIMExpo Outdoors! Each manufacturer may have its own requirements for riders, so please dress accordingly.

“Being able to test ride and experience so many motorcycles, along with 350,000 square feet of indoor exhibits with hundreds of exhibitors is a unique and valuable experience,” said Andre Albert, Director, Sales and Marketing, MIC Events. “Today’s consumers make buying decisions based on experiences and there’s no better way to get a feel for what new bikes offer than to ride one. AIMExpo Outdoors! is the ultimate experiential playground for every motorcycle enthusiast.”