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Other Calendar Bike Building Championship Classes featured contingency sponsorship by Jardine, Vance & Hines, Havoc Industries, American Iron, Road Bike and Iron Works magazines, Meguiar's Car Care Products with winners receiving complete exhaust systems of their choice and other many other awards totaling $70,000. Not the least of which is the $5,000 product award for Best Performance Machine Equipped Bike at the show from the title sponsor, plus another product award for $3,500 Custom Cycle Controls. Along with the Show's unique and famous working Mikuni Carburetor Desk Pen Set Awards for1st Place in class, and engraved Calendar Show Whiskey Flasks for 2nd and 3rd, many of the class sponsors constructed unique one off trophies for their class winners consisting of Anodized Motorcycle Wheels (Best Performance Machine Bike), Engine Components (Iron Works magazine), and Jardine Exhaust Pipes (Metric Road Bike magazine).

LA Calendar Motorcycle Show producer Jim Gianatsis with the FastDates.com Calendar Kittens Cora Skinner, Playboy Playmates Athena Lundberg and Tamara Witmer.

Spectator attendance reached 16,000 hard core motorcycle enthusiasts and celebrities at the exciting 2-day motorcycle weekend which features the sexy FastDates.com motorcycle pinup calendar girl theme with many beautiful spokesmodels throughout the Show. Exhibitors include 180 major motorcycle and parts manufacturers, with selected product and apparel venders added into the mix to keep it fun for the entire family.

The most popular attractions at the Show included the Jardine World Record Horsepower Dyno shootout where James Noonan, the former world record holder returned to claim another class win. And Big Daddy's Hillicoptermobile which featured a real military transport helicopter painted up with 1940's WWII bomber pinup nose art, grafted atop a drive able bus chassis with a walk-through party lounge inside.

Iron & Lace Calendar builders Russell Mitchell and Jesse Rooke trade barbs for the TV cameras during their Builders seminars both days.

Spectators dad a chance to meet and attend free Iron & Lace Calendar Bike Builder Seminars with America's top celebrity TV builders featured on American Thunder, Biker Build Off, Build or Bust and V-twin TV (who were also filming there filming) including Russell Mitchell of Exile Cycles in a tag-team seminar with 3-time Show winner Jesse Rooke, putting on a back-and-forth comedy banter that had fans packed in and laughing the full hour. Plus other top Calendar Builders including Roland Sands of Performance Machine, Mike Stafford of MGS Customs, Joe Takai of Mercury Customs, and Mike Powers of Powers Custom Cycles.

The Purrfect Angelz choose a few lucky spectators each day to join them on stage for a close-up view of their performances.

All weekend long entertainment included a 2-Day Musical Festival on the Main Stage in the Queen Mary Park showcasing top sexy rockin' girl bands and singers including the Lead Zeppelin tribute band Zeparella, beautiful blues rocker Jesse Payo, with beautiful pop music harpist and singer Marnie Boyd performing with a huge classical harp near the park entry. The exciting Purrfect Angelz brought the Show to a standstill when they performed their exciting dance and musical stage shows both days, including three different 1-hour Shows on Saturday featuring their USO performance for our troops in the Middle East, and their live performances with Trace Atkins on the CMT and CMA Country Music Awards.

Plus in the middle of the Show weekend on Saturday night on board the historical Queen Mary ocean liner in the art deco Observation Bar was the big Iron & Lace Calendar Builder's Party where you could hang with the builders, exhibitors, Show producer Jim Gianatsis and his staff, and dance with the Purrfect Angelz all night long to the cover tunes of beautiful Mary Fall and her band Reckless Driver. Bike Show spectator admission included complimentary admission to the historic Queen Mary ocean liner and the Saturday Night Calendar Bike Builder's Party.

Calendar Motorcycle Show producer Jim Gianatsis with the FastDates.com Calendar Kittens (left) and Calendar Girls Model Search winners (right) wit Candice Curtis (center left) the winner both days.

The LA Calendar Motorcycle Show also marks the annual premier of the new 2007 FastDates.com Motorcycle Pinup Calendars and this year the beautiful 2007 Calendar Kittens were in attendance including Playboy Playmates Tamara Witmer and Athena Lundberg, and model Cora Skinner. There was the Calendar Girl Model Search Pageant both days with last year's winner Candice Curtis returning with her sexy on stage striptease to win both days the $500 first place award and a paid calendar shoot.

The LA Calendar Motorcycle Show is sponsored by Performance Machine, Jardine Performance, Tam Publications' American Iron American V-Twin and RoadBike Metric magazines, The Los Angeles Times / ReCycler.com / Cycle Buys, Speed TV's American Thunder and Build or Bust, Trader Publications / Cycle Trader, BikerNet.com, Quick Throttle and Connection magazine, Meguiar's Car Care Products, and the FastDates.com Calendars.

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2006 LA Calendar Show Bike Building Championship Class Winners:

Performance Machine Best of Show: Russ Hess / CowboyCutsomBikes.com, Jacksboro, TX, old school unibody chopper "Art Attack" with 113ci El Bruto 120hp, 6-speed.

Best Performance Machine Equipped Bike: George Lindemann / Roger Kuwahard - Kustom Fab, Honolulu, HI, "Fusion" radical custom in candy copper, w/ Shovel Head.

Pro Builder by American Iron magazine: 1). Randy Hocker / Red Hill Motorcycle Werx, Loveland,Co. Yellow Softail lowboy with Jim's 120ci T.C.B.; 2). George Lindemann / Roger Kuwahard - Kustom Fab, Honolulu, HI, "Fusion" radical custom in candy copper, w/ Shovel Head; 3). Kirk Taylor / Custom Design, gooseneck rigid splitail in purple w/ 110ci RevTech Pan Rockers.

Street Custom by Havoc Industries: 1). Jason Coursey, Henderson, NV. Wrath in blue w/ 127ci Ultima; 2). Mike Kornowski / Hand Built Softail in Silver/Maroon/ Tangerine, w/106ci billet top end; 3). Bob Baumann / Abeline, TX, Red Neck frame w/H-D and 2 front heads.

Street Performance by Performance Machine: 1). Dave & Corey Wall / D&C Customs, LaVerne, CA, D&C Woody w/Rev Tech; 2). Paul Soto / KD Customs, Anaheim, CA. 2001 Fat Boy w/Magnacharger blower; 3). Bobbi Kelly / Semi Valley, CA. Paramount silver/red flames w/Rev Tech.

Street Chopper by Havoc Industries: 1). Nash / Nash Motorcycle Company, Vancouver, WA, Nash grey/red riggid w/Shovelhead; 2). Shannon Aikav / Counts Customs, Las Vegas, NV. 1977 FXE purple Shovelhead; 3). Satya Kraus / Cazadero, CA. CFL w/96ci S&S Evo.

Bar Hopper by Iron Works magazine: 1). Gary Smith / Harold Hanvey, Triumph 650 w/750 kit rigid frame; 2). Mike Tomas / Kiwi Motorcycle Company, Riverside, CA. 2001 Big Chief bobber; 3). Barton Sengelmann / Bobber Shop. 2006 Springer rigid w/93ci Shovelhead.

Classic V-Twin From '56 by Vance & Hines: 1). James Aikaw / Las Vegas, NV. 1974 H-D with CCI frame; 2). Mark Monroe / Wichita, KS. 2001 H-D Heritage Springer; 3). Joe McIntyre / Rancho Santa Margareta, CA. Speical constuuction w/ Panhead Pandemonium.

Clasic V-Twin Pre '56 by Iron Works magazine: 1). Mike Tomas / Kiwi Motorcycle Company, Riverside, CA. 2003 Big Chief Roadmaster w/Kiwi Flathead 84ci; 2). Keith Drum / KD Customs, Anaheim, CA. 1954 H-D rigid Knucklehead w/supercharger; 3). Ray Robertson / Ray & Dino, Harbor City, CA. 1940 H-D Knucklehead.

Sportster by Iron Works magazine: 1). Kevin Brooks / Thunder Mountain Motorsports. Lakewood, CO. Sportster Retro Hot Rod w/ dual rear heads and 2-barrell Holly carb. 2). Jalopy / Top Shelf Customs, Huntington Beach, CA. 2006 Sportster; 3). Brandon Holstein / ToddÕs Cycle, Long Beach,CA. 2004 Sportster rigid.

Metric Custom by Road Bike magazine: 1). Bill Bushing / MagnaCharger Yamaha V-Max; 2). Richard Clairefond, 2000 Victory Sport Cruiser. 3). RA / SREKustums, Hollywood, CA. 2006 Honda Rebel.

Sportbike by Jardine Performance: 1). Carlos Navarro / Chrome Effects, Whittier, CA. 2006 Honda CBR1000RR; 2). Gary McKenzie / Chrome Effects, Whittier, CA. 2006 Yamaha R1; 3). Silviano Blea Jr., Albuaurane, NM. Ducati 998 Matrix Superbike.

Hi-Resolution Pictures for Editorial Use with Photo Credit:
2006 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show, photos by Pete Alva and Jim Gianatsis

CALENDAR SHOW PR PHOTO: FastDates.com Calendar Kitten and SBK Fast Dates World Superbike Girl, Gemma Gleeson with the controversial Jesse Rooke Customs/ Russell Mitchell, Exile Cycles X-1 Kali Cruiser bike from the TV Show Build or Bust, on location at the Queen Mary Event Park in Long Beach.

Purrfect Angelz Lap Dance

FastDates.com Calendar Kittens Tamara, Athena and Cora with Ssinster CHP Bar Hopper

Show Hostess Lisa Ligon confers with Calendar Girl Model Search judges Tamara, Athena & Cora

Russel Mitchell and Jesse Rooke cohosted 1-hour Calendar Builder's Seminars both days

Calendar Kittens Athena, Cora with Iron & Lace Calendar Builders Russell Mitchell, Jesse Rooke

Jardine World Championship Dyno Horsepower Winners

Classic V-Twin From '56 by Vance & Hines, winner James Aikaw

Clasic V-Twin Pre '56 by Iron Works magazine, winner Mike Tomas / Kiwi Motorcycle Company

Bar Hopper by Iron Works magazine, winners Gary Smith / Harold Hanvey, Triumph 650

Best Performance Machine Equiiped Bike with George Lindemann

American Iron Pro Clss winner Randy Hocker

Performance Machine Best of Show winner Russ Hess

Park walkway in from of Chica Custom.

Motorcycle Showcase with exotic customs displayed for sale on Saturday

Sculpture Cycles display booth.

Road Rage apparel models.

FastDates.com Calendar Kittens Athena, Cora and Tamara

Calendar Motorcycle Show producer Jim Gianatsis with the Fastdates.com Calendar Kittens (left) and Calendar Girls Model Search winners (right) wit Candice Curtis (center left) the winner both days.

Purrfect Angelz performance

Purrfect Angelz performance

Adult film star Chrissy Case

Pro Class Builder bikes

Pro Class Builder bikes

Pro Class Builder bikes

Ken's Factory Pro Custom

Show producer Jim Gianatsis with FastDates.com Calendar Kittens Cora, Athena and Tamara

The Pro Builder Category Bikes begin lining up durning morning registration

Jardine World Record Horsepower Dyno Shootout with modified Suzuki 13400cc Hyabusa

RoadBike magazine Metric Midway

Calendar Bike Show Midway

2007 Iron & Lace Calendar Kitten Christine Nelson looks good at any angle!

Pre '56 Classic Contest bikes

Famed Iron & LaceCalendar buider featured Yasuyoshi Chikazawa of Chica Custom

Road Rage Apparel Angels

Sportser Class winner Kevin Brooks, Thunder Mountain Motorsports

Street Chopper by Havoc Industries, winner Nash / Nash Motorcycle Company

Metric Custom by Road Bike magazine, winner Bill Bushing / MagnaCharger Yamaha V-Max

Calendar Bike Show Krew Ted Sands from Performance Machine, model Cora Skinner, producer Jim Gianatsis, Playmates Athena Lundburg and Tamara Witmer, Keith Ball of Bikernet.com

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2006 LA Calendar Show
Complete List of 180
Confirmed Exhibitors
Acme Rocket Bikes
Actson Corp
Aeromach Manufacturing
Affirmation Jewelry
AIM Clutches
AIM / Richard Lester
American Iron Horse
American Iron Magazine
American Motorcycle Co 1902
American Suspension
American Thunder / SpeedTV
American Turbo Power
American V-Twin Motors
Anything for Money
Ashcroft Motorcycles
Asphalt Dogs Apparel
Avon Tires
Bad Ass Paint
Bad Bones Apparel
BAM / Russ Brown & Koro
Bagger's Ink
Bar Hoppers
Big Daddy's Toy's
Big Dog Motorcycles
Big Manna's Hot Dogs
Biker's Club
Bikernet.com / Keith Ball
Billet 4U
Bob's Biker Bits
Bobber Shop
Bobsley Cycle
Bourgets of SoCal
Build or Bust / Speed TV
California Boss Hoss
California Hostess Models
Carillo's Leather
Cannon Enterprises
Cap Connection
C&C Motorcycle Seats
NEW! Shinya Kimura's
(formerly of Zero Engineering)
now Chabott Engineering
Charlie Patton Studio
Chica Custom
Chopper Doctors
Coast Motorcycle Supplies Connection Magazines
Cool Windshields / Normark
Corsair Trikes / John Edwards
Custom Cycle Controls
Counts Customs
Crypt Custom Cycles
Cruiser Performance
Dare Me Bikini!
Dawgtown Clothing
Dreamcraft Studios
Ego Tripp Manufacturing
8 Ball Manufacturing
Exile / Russell Mitchell
EyeRide MotorWear
ESS Goggles
Fast Kitty
Fat Boyz
FastDates.com Calendars
and the Calendar Kiittens!
Feelin' Lucky / OC Roadhouse
FlatHead Power / Scot Tutterdy
Flex Wheeler Choppers
Fuel TV
Ghetto Choppers
GM&J Laser Cutting
Golden State Cycles
Hamilton Sportswear
Harbor Products
Hardcore 5150
Hardcore Watch Company
Hardison Metal Shaping
HD Performance - Pontarelli
HD Wheels
Havoc Industries
Heartland USA
Heart Ride - Angela Spence
Henry's Auto Care Products
Hollywood Chopperz
Hose Man
Hot Rods & Hogs
Hyevon Choppers
Iron Works Magazine
Jackie's Gifts
Jardine Performance
Jesse Rooke Customs
Jim's Machine
J&P Cycles
JD Polishing
Joseph Lee Accessories
K&B Enterprises
KD Customs
Ken's Factory
Kirby, Kirby, & Kirby
KNJ Assoc Exhausts
Kraft Cusrtom Cycles
Kuo Chen USA
Kustom Culture Motorcycles
Lawless Customs
Las Vegas Bikefest
The Latest Thing Jew;ery
Leader Ent / Fighting Alliance
Little Diabalo - Candice Curtis
L Wood Customs
Lifestyle Designs BBQ
Manhatton Oil
Martino Motor Company
Mercury Customs
MGS Custom Bikes
Mitch Bergerone Customs
Motorcult Apparel
Motorcycle Stuff
Nakid Industries
Nash Motorcycle Company
Nino 925 Jewlery
Non Surgical Spine Center
Origional Cycle Studio Paint
Pete Alva Photography
Phantom Choppers
Phat Choppers / Pro Collision
Platinum Bail Bonds /BikerBaby
Performance Machine
Powers Custom Cycles
Pure Kustom
Purrfect Angelz - Girls!
Quick Throttle Magazine
Quality Tool & Equipment
Ride Wright Wheels/ JD
River Rat Customs
Road Bike Magazine
Road Rage Motorcycles
ROC Leathers
Roland Sands Designs
Recycler / Cycle Buys
Road Rage Motorcycles
Ron Sim's Custom Cycles
Russell Mitchell / Exile
S.B.D. Mufflers
Santa Clarita Choppers
Scorpion Ramps
Sculpture Cycles
Sinuous Inc
Social Outcast
Speedhor Designs
Stone's Choppers
Tarrera Engraving
Titty Tops
Topping Events
Top Shelf Customs
TPJ Customs
Trader Publications
Two Bit Chopper
SoCal Motorcycles
Snow's Photo & Leathers
Stinger Starters
Straight Twisted
Swift Motorcycle Company
Tellez Enterprises
Tarrera Custom Engraving
Thunder Mountain Custom
Thunder Mtn Motorsports
Thunderstruck Customs
Thunder Gauntlet / Billet
Trader Publications
U.S. Chopper
Vance and Hines
VIP Creations
Wicked Brothers
Wheel Works
Wizzard Cycle
/ Bob Phillip
Works Performance Shocks
Xtreme Custom Iron
Zazumba Fashion




Right: Beautiful Calendar Kitten Gemma Gleeson at the Queen Mary with the Jesse Rooke / Russell Mitchell built X-1 Kali Cruiser featured on Build or Bust TV.

Show MC and Hosts
Purrfect Angelz Lisa Ligon
and Keith "Bandit" Ball

Show Information:
Bike Show Front Page
Spectator Information
Parking, Events Schedule
Hotels in Long Beach
Calendar Model Pageant
Bike Show Contest
Motorcycle Showcase
Exhibitors Registration
Press / Media
2006 Show Exhibitor Map

Appearing Both Days!

Classic Led Zeppelin performed by 4 beautifully hot and talented rocker chicks from SanFrancisco, recently showcased at The House of Blues Hollywood!

Purrfect Angelz!
Performing on Stage Both Days with comedy, fire twirling and berlesque dance performances.
3 major 1-hour shows Saturday! Meet & posing for your photos!

Also on Sunday...
Billboard Top 100
World Song Contest winner

Jessie Payo and Band

Saturday Night Builders Party

Reckless Driver
5 piece band featuring Mary Falls

World Premier!
2007 FastDates.com Calendars
Meet Our Calendar Kittens -
Playboy Playmate Tamara Witmer, Gemma Gleeson, and Cora Skinner

Meet in Person! Our newest
FastDates.com Calendar Kittens and Playboy Playmates
Tamara Witmer
Athena Lundburg (below)
and Cora Skinner (bottom)

- plus -
Beautiful Girls! - $$$$
Enter the FastDates.com

Model Search Contest
Hosted by CaliforniaHostess.com Both days win cash prizes and
a possible paid Calendar Shoot!

Admission Includes
All Girl Bands with Classic Rock
& Blues 2-day Music Festival,
Sexy Purrfect Angelz stage shows and Model Search,
Celebrity Bike Builder Seminars Complimentary Queen Mary Admission

The LA Calendar
Motorcycle Show
is a Great Value ! ! !

$20 1-Day or $30 2-Day
Admission Ticket value with...
-2 days of admission
at $20 per day at the Best Bike
Show in America with top bikes,
builders, manufacturers, dyno
shootout, bands, beautiful models, seminars, plus...
$40 -2 Days of Concerts with
national recording stars at $20 per day.
$40 - Top Builders Seminars
$24 - Complimentary Queen
Mary admission @ $12 per day
$144 Total Value!

All Just $20 1-day / $30 2-days!

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