Kickstart New Product Contest at Dealer Expo®

Guests come to see new products, so we created the Kickstart New Product Contest to give them the best products the industry has to offer.

This official Dealer Expo contest recognizes the year's most outstanding developments in new products for the powersports industry. Kickstart New Product Contest winners represent industry-changing products that have outstanding market appeal. Products are judged by a select group of retailers based on innovation, design and manufacturing quality, marketability, and distinction in the marketplace.

Many companies enter, but only 10 win!

2010 winners will be announced January 18, be displayed at Dealer Expo and will be featured here.

2009 Kickstart Contest Winners

Alpinestars, IncBionic Neck Support
EVS SportsRC-EVOLUTION Race Collar
Gibson Performance ExhaustSide X Side Performance
Hardline ProductsSpeedy-Hitch Camera
Helmet Flag inc.Helmet Flag
Joubert20 Piece Smart Bungee Assortment
PC RacingFLO Oil Filters (Spin On Version)
Risk RacingMagnetic Light
V Can SportsBLINC™


American Eastern TradersMotorcycle License Plate Frames
Brookshire Innovations LLCEKLIPES
Cardo SystemsScala Rider Q2 MULTISET
Concepts In AluminumUniversal ATV Lift Stand
F2P TechnologiesFlash2Pass
Heatshield Products, IncLava Wrap
Helmet House - Tour MasterTour Master Jett Youth Jacket
Innovent MotorsMLB and Collegiate Licensed Scooters
Kali ProtectivesAatma Helmet
KYA Racing Pty LtdTyre Down
MicroTRAK gpsMicroTRAKgps for Motorcycles
Park Tool CompanyPark Tool
Parker ManufacturingRoad Warrior Plus
PlugUp.comS Plug Dual Driver Canal Earphone
Taylor Made Racing2008/2009 Honda CBR1000RR Underbelly Exhaust Kit
Brian Fullerton
The X-seat is a completely unique product offered in the market. Its outer shell is injection molded with foam to make one complete seat that will never deteriorate or absorb water.
Booth 1919

Alpinestars, Inc.
Tim Collins
Bionic Neck Support
Alpinestars' Bionic Neck Support (BNS) is a structure designed to work with a helmet to reduce the risk and severity of a catastrophic neck injury.
Booth 1729

EVS Sports
Todd Lentz
Helps reduce neck compression and extension related injuries by effectively using an entirely new and innovative combination of absorption, diffusion and deflection of impact energy mechanisms.
Booth 2645

Gibson Performance Exhaust
Coral Gibson
Side X Side Performance
Power Without The Noise. Increase Performance on the Yamaha, Kawasaki, and Polaris Side x sides with a Gibson Non Packed Superflow SFT quiet exhaust system.
Booth 8766

Hardline Products
Kevin Schulte
Speedy-Hitch Camera
Speedy-Hitch camera system makes hooking up your trailer a one person operation. Our system is portable, wireless and is in color. No hard-wiring required, just plug and play. Works day or night and includes reverse imaging for easier backing.
Booth 1237

Helmet Flag inc.
Steve Butler
Helmet Flag
Helmet Flag can be added to any helmet product or vehicle to promote increased visibility to the rider on a motorcycle, ATV, etc. Concept was created due to whipflag breakage.
Booth 8871

Allen Fine
20 Piece Smart Bungee Assortment
The smart bungee system is the first and only totally adjustable bungee offering infinite solutions to secure all of your projects.
Booth 5819

PC Racing
John Petchel
FLO Oil Filters (Spin On Version)
FLO Spin On Oil Filters use a stainless steel micronic filter cloth and a gun metal anodized aluminum housing that looks trick and dissipates heat.
Booth 5553

Risk Racing
James Burry
Magnetic Light "MINE"
The Risk Racing® Magnetic "Light-MINE" has an intensely-bright, wide-angle LED and 12 powerful rare-earth magnets that allow you to aim the light in any direction.
Booth 5860

Nick Peyronneau
BLINC™ Bluetooth Integrated Communication
Fully integrated Bluetooth Helmet, streams voice, gps, radio, mp3 , intercom and phone into helmet, rechargeable battery, upgradable module, 1 touch Pair'n Go, patent pending.

American Eastern Traders
Jawad Iqbal
Motorcycle License Plate Frames
Motorcycle License Plate Frames made from reinforced plastic will not heat or crack. Comes in 15 different designs & colors & themes. Price wholesale: $7.50 each
Booth 5640 and 7032

Brookshire Innovations LLC
Kelly Nippear or Max Hultberg
916 786-7601
EKLIPES is the World's First and Only Motorcycle Cellphone and GPS Adapter! EKLIPES works on all Motorcycles, Jetskis, ATVs, Snowmobiles and Scooters.
Booth 8971

Cardo Systems
Jamie Cheek
412 788-4533
The MULTISET includes two enhanced SCALA RIDER Q2 wireless headsets for hands-free cell phone use, bike-to-bike communication, and MP3 player listening.
Booth 4112

Concepts In Aluminum
Colby Young
Universal ATV Lift Stand
The lightest, fastest way to wrench on your ATV. Weighs less than 8 lbs and allows you to spin the rear axle. Fits all makes/models.
Booth 4714

F2P Technologies
Chris de Janasz
Flash2Pass is a radio frequency garage door opener that is activated by a double click of the high beam switch.
Booth 8970

Heatshield Products, Inc.
Lava Wrap
Made from crushed volcanic rock, our Lava WrapT is 25% stronger than fiberglass wraps, giving it a prolonged life and greater durability. Withstands 1200°F continuous.
Booth 8869

Helmet House - Tour Master
Richard Kimes
818 880 0000
Tour Master Jett Youth Jacket
Tour Master's Jett Youth jacket provides youth and child pillion riders the finest technologies and protection features in a textile jacket available on the market today.
Booth 3001 and 3205

Innovent Motors
Christopher Stearns
MLB and Collegiate Licensed Scooters
This new and exciting brand of Scooters offers an altenative to solid color models by incorporating licensed artwork and themes onto high quality scooters.
Booth 9065

Kali Protectives
Mike Wilson
Kali Protectives (brand) / Aatma Helmet (product)
With a revolutionary design and weighing in at 1200 grams, the AATMA represents one of the lightest, most durable and best fitting motocross helmets imaginable.
Booth 5021

KYA Racing Pty Ltd
Rob Purcell
+61 3 97252523
Tyre Down
Tyre Down is a unique method of securing motorcycles during transportation that avoids the damage to bikes that traditional tie downs cause.

MicroTRAK gps
Caroline Miller
MicroTRAKgps for Motorcycles
MicroTRAKgps for Motorcycles is a GPS tracking device that offers added safety and security for all riders by providing instant accident notification and guaranteed theft recovery.
Booth 8570

Park Tool Company
Marc Linman
Park Tool
PP-1 slides between the brake pads inside a caliper allowing the user to spread the pads and compress the pistons when servicing pads or wheels.
Booth 4700

Parker Manufacturing
Jim Axe
Road Warrior Plus
Paint protection against environmental hazards, rock chips, salt corrosion, bugs, tar and physical protection against minor nicks, scratches and abrasions. Waterbased, breathable, environmentally safe.
Booth 8767
Marilyn Navia
the S plug Dual Driver canal earphone
Near custom fit universal earplug speakers with 2 speakers in each ear (dual driver). All silicone tip housing speakers for more comfort. No hard casing.
Booth L103

Taylor Made Racing
Elana Scherr
2008/2009 Honda CBR1000RR Underbelly Exhaust Kit
Taylormade Racing has produced a unique slip on muffler that integrates seemlessly into the slim, agile styling of the new Honda CBR 1000 RR.
Booth L503