TransWorld Media Launches QUAD Off-Road Magazine

Tustin, CA (5/9/05) -- A Leading action sports publishers TransWorld Media announces the debut of QUAD Off-Road Magazine, a new title for ATV enthusiasts. On newsstands nationwide beginning July 5, 2005, QUAD Off-Road Magazine will serve the rapidly growing population of 15 million Americans passionate about all-terrain vehicles.

A sister publication to TransWorld Motocross, the world’s best-selling and fastest growing motocross magazine, QUAD is designed to inspire and inform the active ATV participant. The magazine will feature trademark elements that make all TransWorld titles standout: a bold, cutting-edge, full four-color design with an emphasis on high-quality photography; essential information ATV riders can use including detailed how-tos, credible, in-depth product reviews, and technical tips; the latest news from the race circuit; and inspiring adventure stories.

“We want to inspire our readers to take the sport to the next level,” says QUAD Associate Publisher Marc Fiore, who helped launch TransWorld Motocross and manages the sales and marketing for both titles. “We’re excited to put the editorial and distribution resources of this company to work to deliver riders what they’re hungry for: a magazine that’s representative of the size, excitement, and diversity of their sport.”

QUAD Off-Road Magazine will be published bi-monthly with a newsstand price of $4.99 and a goal of monthly frequency beginning in 2007. Paid circulation is currently projected at 88,000, with total distribution of 215,000 copies per issue.

TransWorld Media, a division of Time4 Media, is a leading publisher of young men’s action sports publications with an audience of more than 6 million. Based in Oceanside, Calif., properties include TransWorld SKATEboarding, TransWorld Surf, TransWorld SNOWboarding, Ride BMX and TransWorld Motocross. Time4 Media is a subsidiary of Time Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX).