August 25 2007.

Bert Harkins, Manager Director & Founder of Bert Harkins Racing Ltd., and Franco Acerbis, President of Acerbis Italia Spa, are pleased to announce that, as from 1st September 2007, all Scott and Acerbis products will be distributed in this country by the new company, ACERBIS UK.

The new company, ACERBIS UK will operate from the former BHR Headquarters, UNIT 2 LUTON ENTERPRISE PARK, SUNDON PARK, LUTON, BEDS. LU3 3GU Telephone & Fax numbers will remain the same: Tel. 01582-491-076 Fax 01582-499-639.

To ensure the smooth transition, Acerbis UK will also take on all of the BHR staff , "Our staff are excellent", said Harkins, "and very knowledgeable about all of our products, so there will be no teething problems with the changeover". They will also be joined by Daniele Botti and Veronika Luckner from Acerbis Italy and Bert Harkins will act as Consultant for the new company with Promotion, Racing and Press support.

"This is a very exciting time for our UK dealers", said Bert, "I have known Franco Acerbis for many years and he is passionate about his products and the sport and he is really looking forward to having more involvement with the UK. This is a great opportunity for dealers to be involved in this exciting project"

We are very pleased to be starting up this new business in UK", said Franco Acerbis, "and, along with Bert Harkins, we will be able to increase the Scott and Acerbis brands in the UK", .

For further information,contact the usual numbers;- Tel. 01582-491-076 Fax 01582-499-639