October 13th 2004.

The yellow sheet (right) shows sales of PTWs in September, with year-to-date comparison data; compiled by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCI) and brought to you by Motorcycle Trader.

The MCI's sales figures for 2004 - up to and including September - show that total sales of motorcycles and scooters are down 17 per cent compared to last year.

However, Adventure-Sport and Touring motorcycles have experienced positive growth so far this year, achieving respective increases of 11 per cent and seven per cent over 2003.

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