Archive for February, 2012

New Michelin Commander 2 designed for American and Metric Cruisers

The New Michelin Commander 2 Motorcycle Tires designed to outperform and last longer then the Competition

New Michelin Commander 2 Motorcycle Tires at Time to Ride

The new Michelin Commander 2Motorcycle Tires are great tires from a well known Tire manufacture. Time to Ride is excited to be carrying the Michelin Commander 2 motorcycle tires in Fredericksburg, Va. Time to Ride is limited with what and how many tires they can stock so we get the tires that we know and trust. The Commander 2 is a new line from Michelin designed for American and Metric Cruisers. Time to Ride knows experience means knowledge and we know Michelin has over 100 years experience in rubber and Tire manufacturing. Michelin is a company that stands behind its product and Time to Ride stands for that. Michelin produces tires for many applications and industries from bicycles to space shuttles.Michelin is one of the top suppliers of American car tires and is a leader in Motorcycle and ATV markets also. The Majority of Michelin Tires and products are produced right here in the USA  and Michelin continues to invest into its factory’s and employees here in the USA. Michelin understands that a product can only be as good as the materials it is made of so they continue to use only the highest quality raw goods. Michelin is built on experience but continues to develop new production procedures and advancements in materials due to its large investments in to research and testing. They say you cant reinvent the wheel but Michelin continues to make it better. Michelin is also concerned about what effect their product and operations have on our environment and they show this by participating and leading studies that show the effect tires have on the environment. Michelin provides a superior product and is a company that Time to Ride is proud to represent.

The Michelin Commander 2 Motorcycle tire built for American and Metric cruisers is a first class Motorcycle Tire. The Commander 2 from Michelin fits many different motorcycles check out Michelin’s website for a complete list or Call us at Time to Ride to see what Michelin has for you. Time to Ride Motorcycle Shop knows how important tires are for the performance and safety of your Motorcycle. The Michelin Commander 2 has many features that helps award them a top recommendation at Time to Ride. At the top of the list for the Commander 2 motorcycle tire is the advancement in longevity the Commander tires have proven to last almost twice as long as the competition. When it comes to Motorcycle Tires longevity is a big factor and really adds to the value. Other factors that makes the Commander 2 stand out out in comparison is:

Michelin Commander 2 side view

Side view of the Michelin Commander II Motorcycle Tires

Excellent Handling and Stability due to

  • Amplified Density Technology:  A dense, rigid tire casing that enhances feel,Handling and response
  • Aramid tread plies in the rear tire resist centrifugal growth and reduce weight, for excellent stability even at highway speeds
  • All-new rubber compound formulated to improve grip on wet or dry roads, and add to durability

Eye Catching Effective New Look

  • Eye Catching one of a kind new tread design
  • A premium sidewall that enhances cruiser styling
  • Innovative longitudinal tread pattern designed to improve water evacuation and grip on wet road

The innovative design and advanced materials combine to make a longer lasting Motorcycle tire that out performs the competition. The Commander 2 is will add to the performance and and look of your cruiser which in return adds to the enjoyment of the cruise. Our goal is to help everyone enjoy their Time to Ride.

Time to Ride Motorcycle and ATV shop here in Fredericksburg, Va sells and installs the Commander 2. Come on in to Time to Ride and let us help you with your next set of Motorcycle Tires. Come on in or give us a call and talk to our staff about the right tires for you. We have already sold and installed a few pairs of the Commander 2 and will be getting some more feedback soon, If you have any feedback or opinion on Michelin or the Commander 2 tires we appreciate your comments here. Are you ready for your Time to Ride?

National Powersports Retail Convention

Time to RIde heading to the National Powersports Retail convention

Time to Ride is suiting up for the 2012 National Powersports Dealer Expo. in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is the largest Powersports retailer convention in the USA. The National Powersports Show will feature hundreds of manufacturers of everything in the powersports industry. There will be suppliers there for Motorcyles and ATVs displaying there newest and best products. This show is great for us and we are excited to be able to attend. Time to Ride is a company of riders so we get just as excited about new products and seeing the latest Motorcycles and ATVs. Time to Ride is finishing the construction and looking forward to stocking our shelves and showroom with some great products before spring. We will be updating  our blog and Youtube channel while at the National Powersports Retailer Expo. so you can follow us and get some great information on some accessories for your Motorcycle or ATV. Time to Ride also has a Twitter page where we will be sharing news and events from the Powersports Expo. If are not following us yet check Time to Ride out on Facebook, Twitter and follow our blog. Facebook and Twitter will be used for sales and services specials and news. Our blog will be full of informative information on events, places to Ride and product reviews.

The National Powersports Dealer Expo. is held in Indianapolis, Indiana on February 17-19 2012. This dealer convention is the largest business to business trade show for the Powersports industry in the world. The National Powersports Retailer expo is held in the Indiana Convention center one of the Largest convention centers in the nation. The Indiana Convention Center is a State of the Art building with an amazing layout and conveniently located in the heart of the historic downtown Indianapolis. The Convention Center is connected by sky walks to more hotels then any other convention center. Indianapolis is also the Home to the Superbowl in 2012 to bad we cant attend both.  This will be my first trip to Indianapolis and to the Dealer Expo so I am really looking forward to the experience. I will be posting alot of pictures on the blog from the downtown city to as much as i can cover.

If you are in the Motorcycle or ATV business this is where you wanna be. There is gonna be tons to learn and to see there for powersports dealers. Time to Ride will be busy trying to take in as much as we can a busy 3 days. There is just so much to see we have been trying to plan out what booths we need to attend and a strategy to visit as many as possible. There will be all the top names in manufacturers of parts and accessories and ATVs and Motorcycles. The Dealer Expo floor layout is great with segmented product and lifestyles areas which will make buying easier. This makes it convenient to compare similar products offer by different manufactures. Time to ride is also excited about attending some the 30 different retail and business education seminars. Time to Ride is planning to buy and sell used Motorcycles and ATVS so we will be checking out the National Powersports Auction that will be held there. The National Powersports aution is the largest auction set up just for Powersports Industry. There is gonna be so many things to do and see in just 3 days. Time to Ride is ready to to go exerience the Dealer Expo and gain some knowledge about new products and techniques to better serve our customers. Keep up with the latest news from the Powersports Dealer Expo with Time to Ride. Be sure to join us on facebook and Twitter.