Your teenage nephew's not invited to Dirt Expo on Friday or Saturday, but he's more than welcome to come in on Sunday. Organizers of Dirt Expo (formerly the Off-Road Aftermarket Expo) will open the doors Sunday afternoon, October 10, to any enthusiast (or wannabe) who wants to check out the latest products and accessories for off-road bikes and ATVs.
Expect a Fast Second Lap!Although dirtbike sales are currently softer than they have been in the past, the mid- to long-term future for off-roading remains bright. According to researcher Don Brown of DJB/ Associates, dirtbike sales for 2004 should top 298,594 vehicles compared to last year's sales of 294,000 units - an increase of just 2 percent. However, "age group 15 to 34, which covers t...