Boca Raton, FL (PressExposure) June 15, 2009 -- Fremont Street Experience Commissions the First Ever Las Vegas-Themed Motorcycle
Award-winning bike builder James Callahan announced today that Callahan Custom Cycles, http://www.CallahanCustomCycles.com, has been commissioned by Fremont Street Experience to build the first ever Las Vegas-themed motorcycle as part of Fremont Street Experienceâs "Born To Be Wild" promotion.
âIt is an honor to have been chosen for this build,â Callahan said. âI take pride in knowing that the Callahan name will forever be a part of Las Vegas history. We want to thank Fremont Street Experience for putting their confidence in our shop.â
Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment destination whi ch links 10 downtown Las Vegas hotel-casinos. The featured attraction of Fremont Street Experience is the worldâs largest video screen, Viva Vision. The âPit Bossâ custom motorcycle is scheduled to be unveiled during Las Vegasâ BikeFest weekend, Oct. 1-4.
The privilege of designing the Las Vegas-themed custom bike, deemed âPit Bossâ, went to conceptual artist and designer Bogdan 'Bo' Asciu, owner of Custom Eyes Concepts Co., http://www.CustomEyesConcepts.com. The concept design of âPit Bossâ can currently be seen nightly in its virtual form in âBorn 2B Wild.â The six-minute video plays nightly at midnight on Fremont Street Experienceâs world-renowned Viva Vision canopy screen. The worldâs largest LED video screen spans 1,500 feet of four blocks, captivating viewers with 12.5 million lights along with a 550,000-watt sound system.
âWe used the concept of âPit Bossâ in our new Viva Vision show âBorn 2B Wildâ, which we debuted at last yearâs Las Vegas BikeFest,â said Jeff Victor, President of Fremont Street Experience. âNow during this yearâs Las Vegas BikeFest, we will be unveiling the real thing. Between Bogdanâs unique design and the talent that James brings to the build, we know we have a classic, one-of-a-kind motorcycle in the making.â
âFremont Street Experience gave us a well-written theme description which fit well with my love of old school bike and car designs. Conceiving the âPit Bossâ proved effortless,â Asciu said regarding his inspiration for the âPit Bossâ design. âI am immensely grateful to Fremont Street Experience for giving the builder and myself this incredible once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. It's truly an honor to work with them and Callahan Custom Cycles to add to the history of Fremont Street."
For additional information on this build, its participants or to become a sponsor, please contact Milton Campis at Over The Limit Productions. http://www.OverTheLimit.TV