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Big Boys Toys is back for 2007

30 Oct 2007




Big Boys Toys blasts back into town for another year of exhibits, high energy activities and more promo-girls than you can shake a stick at.

At Big Boys Toys in one day you can see the world’s fastest cars, hottest bikes, and anything else on two, three or four wheels; view the hottest stunts by skaters, FMX, and even wakeboarders; try the latest alchohol products; watch an Army Assault, and test drive the latest games and simulators?

This time the event is bigger than ever, taking over the new, expanded facilities at the ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane, Auckland.  

There are six distinct product & service packages for this year’s show – all with their own amazing attractions - Drive Performance, Marine, Outdoor Pursuits, Wired, LifeStyle and The New Zealand Motorcycle Show.

Key Motoring Highlights include the innovative Carver One, a vehicle that combines the best attributes of a motorbike with the power of a rear engine sports car - with spectacular results.

High end luxury is represented by the newly released light weight Limited Edition Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera; Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster and DB9 Volante. Bentley is all class with its Continental GT Convertible, and The Bentley Flying Spur.

Custom Rods will be there in force with the unveiling of a 1936 Hardtop Roadster Coupe painstakingly recreated for the event and Bat out of Hell Customz and Classics, brings that same passion to two wheels with two outrageous Custom American Choppers.

And if you’re keen to see the very ultimate in excessive power and noise, Blue Thunder Racing will be unveiling a drift car - built in nine weeks from scrapyard to racetrack.  They’ll also be firing up Blue Thunder, an awe inspiring 3000HP doorslammer dragcar.

A fully operating outdoor Go-Kart track will available for BP Ultimate Big Boys Toys fans to get amongst. BP Ultimate Motorsport Zone and Castrol will also host some of the country’s best drift cars for fans to get up close and personal with, and the impressive  3000hp Nitro Flashback, a renovated 1970 Chevy Vega will also be a highlight in the Zone.

The Smits Group NZ Airbrush Art Competition sees artists from all over New Zealand presenting their best “pieces” of art with prizes for winning entries and talented artists will be on site doing live Airbrushing demonstrations.

The New Zealand Motorcycle show will see the official release of the next dimension in open-road riding the CanAm Sypder Roadster with two wheels in the front and one in the rear it can only be described as part motorcycle and part convertible sports car.
BMW will be showcasing the fastest boxer they’ve ever produced, the BMW HP2 Megamoto officially launching the BMW G 650 Xcountry and the G 650 Xmoto.

World super bike legend Aaron Slight will be at the Honda exhibitor stand with New Zealand’s first chance to see the brand spanking new Honda CBR125R up close! Alongside will be the VTX1300 custom built cruiser, “The Rune” hotrod, and the new motor cross and enduro pimped bikes.
Suzuki’s sleek new bikes will be unleashed including the latest Suzuki B-King liquid cooled, 4-cylinder engine including advanced SDTV digital fuel injection. Kawasaki will be officially launching the class leading Concours 14 Super Touring bike and also unleasing the awesome 250 horsepower Kawasaki Ultra 250X Jet Ski.
Triumph is likewise bringing some of their best offerings including the MV Agusta R312, with the power to hit an extraordinary top speed of 312 km/h.
In the racing oriented off-road segment see the all new KTM 2008 450 EXC R and KTM 2008 525 XC ATV.

Big Boys Toys is Australasia's largest and only complete male lifestyle event, with over ten years of bringing the 'best-of-the-best' products and services to you. See, try and buy the leading brands you love, and uncover your new favourites.

Dates: Friday 9th – Sunday 11th November
Venue: ASB Showgrounds, Greenlane, Auckland
Opening Times:
Fri 9th               10am – 9pm
Sat 10th            9am – 9pm
Sun 11th           9am – 6pm
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