Avon Motorcycle Tires North America has partnered with Paul Jr. Designs, led by Paul Teutel Jr., to provide motorcycle tires for 13-15 custom motorcycles that will be featured on this season’s American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior. .
The show, previously aired on the TLC Network, is now airing on the Discovery Channel from December 6, 2010. These all-new action-packed episodes featuring the fierce father-son rivalry will also feature the best of custom built choppers. by Paul Jr. Designs.
“The Avon team is really excited to be working with Paul Jr. Designs on this season’s American Chopper,” said Sukoshi Fahey, director of sales and marketing, Avon Motorcycle Tires North America. “Paul Jr. is exceptionally well known, even outside of the motorcycle world, and we all can’t wait to see the amazing custom choppers he and his team create.”
Paul Jr. started in 1999 when he created the well-known logo for Orange County Choppers, a custom motorcycle company he co-founded in New York City.
He went on to create some of the most recognizable themed choppers in the world, including the Black Widow Bike, Fire Bike, and Jet Bike. He has also worked with some of the world’s largest companies such as Intel, NASA and Gillette.
After leaving Orange County Choppers, Paul Jr. showcased his first two designs on the Sturgis Rally’s 70th anniversary last August, and it’s now rumored that he will be working on two new versions, which are slated to be featured in the American Chopper of this season: Senior vs Junior. Well, at least now we know one thing about bikes: They’ll definitely use Avon tires.