Exclusive U.S. Showing Of New Aprilia Models Scheduled For Monterey On July 20 (Moto GP Weekend)

Media invited to preview 2008 Aprilia Shiver and limited-edition Van Den Bosch SXV Supermoto Racer

**WHAT: ** Aprilia's product pipeline is heating up and you're invited to be the first to see what's coming out!

Make plans to join Aprilia USA for an exclusive first look at the 2008 Aprilia Shiver, which made its headline-grabbing debut at the EICMA Motorcycle Show in Milan last November. This new mid-size Naked is the first Aprilia motorcycle 100% designed, engineered and manufactured at Aprilia world headquarters in Noale, Italy - and a clear signal of the company's future product philosophy.

Guests can also check out the new limited-edition production version of the race bike campaigned so successfully by Thierry Van Den Bosch in the 2006 FIM Supermoto Series. A true race bike, the Aprilia SXV Van Den Bosch features the same race-winning modifications as its Supermoto World Champion WHEN: Friday, July 20, 2007, from 6 to 9 p.m.

WHERE: Adventures by the Sea ,285 Figueroa Street (off Wharf #2) Monterey, California

INTERVIEW OPS: Aprilia & Moto Guzzi Brand Manager Rick Panettieri Aprilia Factory Rip It Supermoto Team Members Darryl Atkins and Benny Carlson

MEDIA/RSVP CONTACT: Jeff Perlman, Brandware Group: (805) 494-5113 or (818) 317-3070