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The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS) Announces the Dallas J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show 2019/2020 Winners
Santa Monica, Calif. (January 7, 2020) – The Progressive®
International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS), an industry leader on
connecting powersports brands with highly qualified enthusiasts and
buyers, today announced the third round of winners of the 2019/2020
Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show (UBCBS) sponsored by J&P Cycles,
which took place at IMS Dallas over the past weekend. The winners will
move on to compete in the championship round in Chicago, Illinois.
Celebrating its tenth consecutive year shining a spotlight on the most
beautiful, one-of-a-kind custom motorcycles across the nation, UBCBS
is the largest and one of the most sought-after touring custom bike
competitions in the nation. The elite-level custom motorcycle builder
competition features more than 300 motorcycles across the eight-city
IMS tour, awarding more than $70,000 in cash and prizes. This year's
categories include Custom Classic, Custom Street, Freestyle, and
Judged by a panel of industry experts, winners in each city along the
IMS tour will be invited to compete in the championship round taking
place February 9, 2020 in Chicago for a chance to be crowned "King of
the Builders." To learn more, please visit: motorcycleshows.com/UBCBS.
"Custom building is one of the most creative outlets our industry has
to offer, and the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows offer the
ideal platform for builders to showcase their work on a national
stage," said Bob Kay, director of UBCBS. "Not only are the motorcycles
strikingly ornate but it's an incredible opportunity for the
motorcycle enthusiast community to learn about and appreciate the
unique story behind the creation of each build."
The winners of the UBCBS at IMS Dallas 2020 are as follows:
Winner: Shelby Combs with OKC Chop Shop and painter Manny's Fine Line
won first place with a 1975 Harley-Davidson KLCH featuring a Led Sled
frame, Lightening Rod Fabrications front fork, hand tooled leather
seat, foot clutch and jockey shift, and Baringer brakes and controls
valued at $20,000.
Runner-up: Dell Battle with Dangerous Dezigns and painter Brad H.
Design were selected as runner-up with a 1991 Harley-Davidson
Sportster featuring a sporty 72 style. The motorcycle is valued at
Winner: Kevin Anderle won first place with a 2006 Harley-Davidson
Sporster. The café racer custom was built from a 2006 Sportster 1200
(200 original miles found in a garage), and features a Dyna polished
rear wheel, Progressive shocks, custom rear license bracket, rear-set
foot controls, relocated rear master cylinder, coils, horn, ignition
switch, Harley-Davidson clip-on bars, speedo bracket, aluminum seat
pan, and more. The motorcycle is valued at $15,000.
Runner-up: Krystal Hess with Motorcycle Missions and painter End
Fabrication were selected as runner-up with a 2012 Harley-Davidson
Road King with Liberty Sidecar valued at $50,000. The motorcycle was
donated Haas Motorcycle Museum to be used by Motorcycle Missions as a
therapy bike for its Veterans and First Responders. The custom build
was revealed on October 5, 2019 at Adam Sandoval's Bring it Home Ride
which brought home the Guinness Book of World Records for the World's
largest parade of Harley-Davidsons.
Winner: Timothy Scates and painter Paint by Pygmy took home first
place with a 2006 ASVE Bobber featuring a wishbone Springer frontend,
custom-built twisted down the tube frame, gas tank, handlebars and
exhaust, internal wiring, custom engraving, Danny Gray seat, 21-inch
Invader front wheel, 16-inch Invader rear wheel, 1936 Ford spare tire
ring rear fender, and a Hurst floor shifter valued at $50,000.
Runner-up: Danny Ratliff with Brass Balls and painter Ryan Townsend
were selected as runner-up with a 2012 Darwin Digger Bobber featuring
an incredible airbrush by Townsend coupled with a sleek custom build
valued at $30,000.
As voted by IMS attendees, Brian Emig and painter World's Finest
Custom Paint took home the People's Choice award with a 2019
Hardley-A-Davidson BMF. The custom motorcycle features a stroker
shovelhead, and all mounts, amps, and fixtures are handmade. The
motorcycle is valued at $50,000.
Connect with IMS (#RidersUnite, #DallasIMS):
Audrey Uchimoto, (310) 496-9423, IMSPR@ubm.com
Lauren Lloyd, (310) 266-4792, IMSPR@ubm.com
Tam Nguyen, (424) 410-9797, IMSPR@ubm.com
About Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (www.motorcycleshows.com)
The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® offer enthusiasts an
all-access pass to the world of motorcycling. Launched in 1982, the
tour showcases hundreds of the latest street bikes, dirt bikes,
cruisers, scooters and ATVs for new and experienced riders, and gives
enthusiasts of all ages the opportunity to check out the latest gear
and aftermarket accessories, as well as hours of entertainment. The
Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® is organized by UBM,
which in June 2018 combined with Informa PLC to become a leading B2B
information services group and the largest B2B Events organizer in the
world. To learn more and for the latest news and information, visit
www.ubm.com and www.informa.com.