First Round BooKoo AX Championship Series and the Cycle World International Motorcycle ShowTickets Now On Sale

Advance Discount Combo Tickets Also Available for K&N presents BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series and the Cycle World International Motorcycle Show presented by Toyota Trucks

Santa Ana, CA – October 5, 2005 – Advanstar Communications, Inc. – a leading provider of print, event and online media for the powersports, off-road and automotive aftermarket industries – today announced tickets for the first round of the K&N Filters presents BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series and the Cycle World International Motorcycle Show presented by Toyota Trucks in Fort Worth, TX are now on sale.

Discounted Combo Tickets or event specific tickets can be purchased through Central Ticket Office by phone 800-462-7979, 817-335-9000 or online at Tickets are also available at all Ticketmaster ticket centers including Fiesta and Foley¿s stores, participating Kawasaki Dealers or charge by phone with Ticketmaster by calling 214-373-8000 or 972-647-5700.

The BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series kicks off the 12-race series with over $2,000,000.00 in purse, point fund and contingency money at the Fort Worth Convention Center on November 4-6, 2005. Factory support teams along with many of the nations best arenacross riders will let it all air out on the specially designed track full of jumps, berms and turns.

See the latest and greatest innovations, products and services, aftermarket products, as well as the hottest new motorcycles, ATVs, scooters and more at the Cycle World International Motorcycle Show presented by Toyota Trucks. There is plenty to do and see for the entire family with Vintage Displays, Ball of Steel Stunt Show, Kids Cycle Center as well as a concentrated shopping experience for enthusiasts of all ages.

Advance Discount Combo tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster, Central Ticket Office and participating Kawasaki dealers. Event specific tickets are also available for either the BooKoo Arenacross or the International Motorcycle Show.

Professional racing Friday and Saturday at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, TX on November 4-5, 2005. Gates open at 6:00pm with a rock `n race concert and racing at 8:00pm both days. The 20 Class Amateur Shootout begins Sunday at noon November 6th.

Show hours Friday 4:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday 9:30am-8:00pm and Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm.

The 12-event race series heads to St. Charles, MO November 11-13, 2005 and wraps up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, February 10-12, 2006. For more information please visit (1-817-595-5844) and

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About Advanstar Communications Inc.

Advanstar is a leading worldwide media company providing an array of integrated marketing solutions for the: Fashion & Licensing, Life Sciences and Powersports & Automotive industries. Advanstar reaches a highly targeted network of nearly 4 million business and healthcare professionals, retailers and consumers with its portfolio of 87 events, 58 publications and directories, 127 electronic products, as well as educational and direct marketing products and services. The Company delivers on its mission “Connecting Our Customers with Theirs” by providing innovative, quality products and services through market leading brands. Advanstar has roughly 1,000 employees and currently operates from multiple offices in North America and Europe.