By Troy Siahaan
The 2016 Metzeler calendar, titled Take the Road, celebrates motorcycling history in the world of cinema through a series of shots from past and present films.
Two versions of the Metzeler calander, now in its 23rd edition, will be available: the Classic and the Contemporary. The former will be predominantly in black and white, and feature legendary films that have contributed to the history of cinema. The latter features movie scenes from the 2013, 2014, and 2015 editions of the Motorcycle Film Festival. Below is more information on the calendar, direct from the Metzeler press release.
The calendar, produced in collaboration with Motorcycle Film Festival and the Italian distributor Rodaggio Film and printed in a limited edition of six thousand copies, has a size of 58 x 47 cms and has a total of seven sheets of high quality as well as a cardboard to divide the Classics version from the Contemporary one. The sheets were subjected to a 5 + 5 color printing process with matte litho paint on two sides using Magno satin paper of 250 grams, the two side Invercote cardboard with 400 grams and was always printed with 5 + 5 colors process with matte litho paint on both sides.
The Metzeler calendar has always been a cult object for collectors and now, this year for the first time, the tire brand has decided to make it accessible to anyone thanks to the exclusive partnership with Ace Cafe London. The 2016 Metzeler calendar will be available to purchase, subject to the availability of one hundred copies, directly from the legendary and iconic English cafe’s website using the following link: http://www.acecafeshop.com/products/615.
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