Bridgestone Club 46 Promotion VideoLast week, Bridgestone announced its collaboration with nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi for the “Club 46 Promo.” During the promo, six contests will run (in Europe only), and two winners will receive the grand prize of hanging with the 34-year-old Rossi.To further highlight the Bridgestone/Valentino Rossi partnership, the two recently collaborated on a promotional video filmed at Rossi’s home in Tavullia, Italy.
Speaking of the video, Bridgestone says “The film showcases how both Bridgestone and Valentino ‘share’ a winning DNA, starting out from humble beginnings before going on to become leaders in the world of motorsport. Viewers are taken on a dramatic journey with both Bridgestone and Rossi, integrating historic and current footage that highlights their shared values and joint successes.”The 90-second film is attached above. For additional information on Bridgestone Club 46, click here.As for Rossi, he took second in the opening round of 2014 MotoGP at Qatar. The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider is second in points, five behind the reigning MotoGP Champion, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez.
This week we ride two genre-departing motorcycles from the established American manufacturers. Jess McKinley gives us his thoughts on the all new Harley-Davidson Pan America Special, and Ron Lieback gives his on Indian’s latest version of the FTR 1200 S.