SOURCE: Viper-Melling Corporation

July 02, 2008 09:25 ET

Viper Motorcycle Company Scores a Homerun With the World Softball League

BIG LAKE, MN--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - Viper Motorcycle Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Viper Powersports, Inc. (OTCBB: VPWS) in Big Lake, Minnesota, has announced a joint promotional deal involving the Long Haul Bombers of the World Softball League in joining them on "THE Power Stadium Tour."

Viper has announced they are awarding a brand new, custom 2008 Viper Chopper to this season's winner of the WSL Stadium Power Tour. All Viper motorcycles feature their own designed and manufactured engines. The Chopper will have the Viper designed 152 cubic inch all billet 45 degree V-Twin engine with a 6 speed RSD transmission.

"We are thrilled to be awarding a custom Viper Chopper to the national home run champion," said Viper Motorcycle General Manager Fred Proctor. "This is a great marketing opportunity for Viper to be attached to the events in the major league stadiums."

John Lai, President of Viper Powersports, Inc., also commented: "In addition we will also run Viper commercials nationally on sports networks which includes FOX Sports Net affiliates. We believe that this national exposure will serve to significantly raise awareness of our motorcycle products within our target markets."

The chopper is 110 inches long with a seat height of 26 inches. The grand prize will come with a custom paint job by Airea5150 of Phoenix, AZ. "When it is all said and done, the value of the chopper will be about $40,000," said Proctor.

Viper Motorcycle Dealers include:

Majestic Trikes, located in Horicon, WI; Barry Motorsport, located in Tampa, FL; Bikers Custom, located in El Paso, TX; Victory of Long Island, located in St. James, NY; J and N Motorsports in Cave City, KY; and Las Vegas Trike Center, located in Las Vegas, NV. Dealerships are opening soon in Arizona, Texas, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Colorado.

About Viper Powersports

Viper Powersports develops, produces and markets a line of premium custom V-Twin cruiser motorcycles, aftermarket engines and other related aftermarket products. Viper cruisers are distributed and sold under the Viper brand name through an independent, nationwide dealer network. The company designs and manufactures custom motorcycles, accessories and motorcycle engine component parts with patented technology using Computer Aided Design (CAD). Many of the motorcycle and motorcycle engine component parts are machined from solid billets of aluminum utilizing Computer-Numerical-Control (CNC) machines. Viper Powersports and Viper Motorcycle Company's websites are and

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