Demo Rides

Demo Rides

The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® demo ride program gives licensed riders a chance to test ride the machine of their dreams. 

The demo ride program is only offered on Saturday and Sunday in Long Beach, CA at the Long Beach IMS.  

How to prepare:

  • Start times are 9:00am each morning with signups starting as early as 8am. Rides end at dusk on Saturday. Last demo ride is at 4pm on Sunday.
  • Proper riding gear is required.  Most manufacturers require a minimum of long pants, long sleeves, closed toed shoes, gloves; helmet and all require motorcycle endorsement. 

The new 2018 models demoed in Long Beach last year included, the R 1200 GS, S 1000 RR G 310 R from BMW, the Z125 PRO, Z650, Z900 from Kawasaki, the Sport Glide from Harley-Davidson, the Rebel and African Twin from Honda, the Scout Bobber, Chief Classic, Scout Sixty from Indian Motorcycles, the Star Venture, Star Eluder and XSR700 from Yamaha and so much more. 

Stay tuned for participating manufactuers and 2019 models.