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WILEY X® INC. ADDS HD GEM TO ITS HARLEY-DAVIDSON® PERFORMANCE EYEWEAR LINE

Wiley X’s Innovative Partial Polarized (PPZ™) Technology Combines Polarization With
High-Definition Vision for the Ultimate Daytime Riding Lens


Wiley X, Inc. has added the new HD Gem to its recently launched Harley- Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X sunglass line, featuring innovative new lens technology developed specifically for motorcycle riders. These glasses not only provide the eye comfort and advanced protection Wiley X is known for, they enhance riding safety by providing a high-definition view of the road surface, digital gauges and the overall riding environment.

The key to this unique on-road performance is Wiley X’s exclusive Partial Polarized (PPZ™) lenses, based on the company’s proven eight-layer Filter 8™ polarizing technology. With 14% light transmission and 70% polarization, this innovative lens provides the glare-cutting advantages of Wiley X polarization while maintaining the distortion-free vision daytime riders need. These breakthrough PPZ lenses provide crystal clear viewing of digital gauges, which often have their own UV coating. This same technology provides riders with a high-definition view of the riding surface at all angles — even when looking through a bike’s windscreen. Wiley X’s PPZ lenses — currently exclusive to the Harley- Davidson Performance Eyewear line — feature an additional frontal layer of Silver Flash, Multi-Coat Z-Oxide Mirror over the Smoke tinted lenses, further absorbing environmental glare and providing clear, unobstructed vision.

When combined with the optical quality of Wiley X’s Selenite™ Polycarbonate lenses, these characteristics give daytime riders unparalleled vision and road surface detection, even as they change from one light condition to another. “We’ve engineered our PPZ technology to be the ultimate performance lens for daytime riding,” said Wiley X Co-Owner Myles Freeman, Jr. “Our PPZ lens cuts distracting glare without the distortion or halo effects caused by some polarized lenses in a riding environment. The result is crystal-clear view of the world that’s like watching High Definition TV,” Freeman added.

As a member of Wiley X’s proven Climate Control™ family, the HD Gem further enhances vision — and eye comfort on the road — with the company’s patented, removable soft Facial Cavity™ seal. This design creates a climate controlled environment for the rider’s eyes by sealing out wind, dust, debris and cold. The HD Gem also protects against a variety of physical hazards riders face on the open road. With shatterproof lenses and virtually indestructible frames, the HD Gem meets stringent ANSI Z87-2010 High Velocity and High Mass Impact Safety standards. Wiley X is the only premium sunglass brand with ANSI-rated protection in every pair of sunglasses it makes — a key reason why the company has been a leading provider of protective eyewear to law enforcement, Secret Service and U.S. military units for more than 25 years.

In addition to Wiley X’s PPZ lens technology, the HD Gem is also offered with Wiley X’s exclusive LA™ Light Adjusting lenses — which lighten or darken based on light conditions.

To find out more about the new HD Gem with advanced PPZ lens technology — or the entire Harley Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X sunglass line — visit Wiley X, Inc. at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit us online at www.wileyx.com.

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WILEY X®, INC. SECURES LICENSE TO PRODUCE HARLEY- DAVIDSON® PERFORMANCE
EYEWEAR FOR RIDERS WORLDWIDE



Leading premium performance eyewear manufacturer Wiley X®, Inc. has announced a new partnership with Harley-Davidson Motor Company, the result of which will be an extensive line of new Harley-Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X sunglasses. The initial collection introduced included 32 styles and phase II launch will include 8-10 Harley-Davidson exclusive frame/lens combinations available to motorcycle enthusiasts everywhere through the worldwide Harley-Davidson dealer network.

The key behind this new system is a specially designed “rim” that securely holds prescription lenses into Wiley X’s lightweight, yet nearly indestructible WX Echo and WX Gravity frames. This allows these popular Wiley X wrap sunglasses to be fitted with prescription lenses ranging from +5.00 to -7.00 (versus +3.00 to -4.00 without the new Rx Rim System). This significantly expands the market for corrective lens wearers and brings Wiley X protection and style to a greater number of consumers with active lifestyles and those coveting a premium pair of wrap safety eyewear. “We are very pleased to be working with Harley-Davidson to develop this new performance eyewear collection, and proud that the company selected Wiley X to be its performance eyewear partner after a long and detailed search,” said Wiley X Co-Owner Myles Freeman, Jr.

Wiley X and now Harley-Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X are the only “premium” performance sunglasses brands whose entire collections meet the stringent ANSI Z87.1-2003 High Velocity and High Mass Impact Safety standards. It is this advanced level of vision protection that has made Wiley X a leading provider of protective eyewear to law enforcement, Secret Service and U.S. military units around the world for more than 25 years. This also explains why Wiley X is a leading choice of top NASCAR drivers, tournament fishing champions, competitive shooters and other performance athletes who depend on clear, sharp vision to make a living.

This special Harley-Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X collection will provide riders with the same protection and performance that have made Wiley X a long-time favorite among serious motorcycle enthusiasts. Features like shatterproof frames and lenses, premium quality optics that eliminate reflected glare and harmful UVA/UVB rays, and Wiley X’s patented, removable soft Facial Cavity™ seal that keeps out wind, dust, debris and cold are key reasons Wiley X is so popular among riders. Superior fit, comfort and style are equally important, of course, and will also play a role in the new Harley-Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X.

To learn more about new Harley-Davidson® Performance Eyewear by Wiley X — or the company’s complete line of premium performance eyewear for every outdoor sport and activity — visit Wiley X, Inc. at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit us online at www.wileyx.com.

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NEW CLIMATE CONTROL™ WX GRAVITY COMBINES ROAD WORTHY PROTECTION,
COMFORT AND STYLISH GOOD LOOKS FOR MOTORCYCLISTS



Wiley X Inc. has expanded its popular Rx-ready Climate Control™ series with the addition of the new WX Gravity — an ideal choice for motorcycle riders who love the thrill of the open highway. This new premium sunglass model is made to take anything the road and Mother Nature can throw at it, providing bikers with military-grade protection, clear vision and the comfort to enjoy all-day rides.

Climate Control models like the new WX Gravity feature Wiley X’s patented, removable, soft foam Facial Cavity™ Seal that’s designed to seal out wind, dust, debris and cold, making it an ideal choice for rolling across the open road in all kinds of conditions. By creating a safe, climate-controlled environment for the eyes, the new WX Gravity also helps prevents Dry Eye Syndrome, a common affliction for riders that can lead to discomfort and impaired vision.

The new WX Gravity features a wraparound style frame designed for medium to large head sizes, providing full coverage and excellent peripheral vision. Rubberized temples ensure a secure, yet comfortable fit that stays in place over rough roads and sharp turns. Bikers will especially appreciate WX Gravity model CCGRA05, combining attractive Gloss Black frames with LA™ Light Adjusting lenses that lighten or darken in response to changing UV light conditions.
Wiley X is known for protection, and the new WX Gravity delivers here, as well. Wiley X is the only premium sunglasses brand whose entire line meets the stringent ANSI Z87.1-2003 High Velocity and High Mass Impact Safety standards. The WX Gravity provides even greater protection for riders, meeting the updated GL-PD 10-12 MCEP Standard (superseding the MIL-PRF-31013 Ballistic Standard) for state-of-the-art eye protection in extreme conditions. Protection like this is a key reason Wiley X has long been a leading provider of premium protective eyewear to law enforcement and U.S. military units in action around the world.

Like many Wiley X eyewear styles, the new WX Gravity is also prescription ready — providing a “no compromises” solution for riders who require corrective lenses when they’re on the road.

To learn more about the new Climate Control WX Gravity for motorcycle enthusiasts — or the company’s full line of premium performance eyewear for every outdoor activity - visit Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com.

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NEW CLIMATE CONTROL™ WX GRAVITY COMBINES ROAD WORTHY PROTECTION,
COMFORT AND STYLISH GOOD LOOKS FOR MOTORCYCLISTS



Wiley X Inc. has expanded its popular Rx-ready Climate Control™ series with the addition of the new WX Gravity — an ideal choice for motorcycle riders who love the thrill of the open highway. This new premium sunglass model is made to take anything the road and Mother Nature can throw at it, providing bikers with military-grade protection, clear vision and the comfort to enjoy all-day rides.

Climate Control models like the new WX Gravity feature Wiley X’s patented, removable, soft foam Facial Cavity™ Seal that’s designed to seal out wind, dust, debris and cold, making it an ideal choice for rolling across the open road in all kinds of conditions. By creating a safe, climate-controlled environment for the eyes, the new WX Gravity also helps prevents Dry Eye Syndrome, a common affliction for riders that can lead to discomfort and impaired vision.

The new WX Gravity features a wraparound style frame designed for medium to large head sizes, providing full coverage and excellent peripheral vision. Rubberized temples ensure a secure, yet comfortable fit that stays in place over rough roads and sharp turns. Bikers will especially appreciate WX Gravity model CCGRA05, combining attractive Gloss Black frames with LA™ Light Adjusting lenses that lighten or darken in response to changing UV light conditions.
Wiley X is known for protection, and the new WX Gravity delivers here, as well. Wiley X is the only premium sunglasses brand whose entire line meets the stringent ANSI Z87.1-2003 High Velocity and High Mass Impact Safety standards. The WX Gravity provides even greater protection for riders, meeting the updated GL-PD 10-12 MCEP Standard (superseding the MIL-PRF-31013 Ballistic Standard) for state-of-the-art eye protection in extreme conditions. Protection like this is a key reason Wiley X has long been a leading provider of premium protective eyewear to law enforcement and U.S. military units in action around the world.

Like many Wiley X eyewear styles, the new WX Gravity is also prescription ready — providing a “no compromises” solution for riders who require corrective lenses when they’re on the road.

To learn more about the new Climate Control WX Gravity for motorcycle enthusiasts — or the company’s full line of premium performance eyewear for every outdoor activity - visit Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com.

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WILEY X® INC. SUPPORTS MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH

Leading Provider of Performance Protective Eyewear Reminds Riders of Need for High Velocity Vision Protection on the Road


Throughout the month of May 2012, the National Safety Council (NSC) is promoting Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, a nationwide effort to educate the public and help both riders and motorists decrease roadway injuries and fatalities as we head into the busy summer season. As a leading provider of performance protective eyewear systems for military, law enforcement and the general public, Wiley X,® Inc. is using this occasion to focus attention on the hazards riders face on the road and the need to protect their precious gift of sight.

“For a variety of reasons, motorcycle riders are at much higher injury risk than passenger car occupants,” said Wiley X Co-Owner Myles Freeman, Jr. “And getting riders educated to wear only ‘safety rated’ protective gear every time they go out is an important part of the Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month campaign. Many people understand the need for a protective helmet and leathers to help prevent serious injury in an accident. Fewer know that taking to the streets or highways on a motorcycle can also be dangerous to the eyes, even during normal, everyday riding,” added Freeman.

Wiley X offers a full line of sunglasses that aid rider safety in several ways. First, they protect riders against harmful UVA/UVB rays while providing the sharp vision and reducing glare to help motorcyclists read the contour of the road. Second, they reduce eyestrain and the effects of Dry Eye Syndrome that can cause eye damage and compromise the rider’s vision during long hours on the road. Third and most importantly, Wiley X’s battlefield-proven High Velocity Protection keeps riders eyes safe from a variety of dangers found on the open road — from airborne debris and flying insects to low-hanging branches and rocks kicked up by passing cars.
Oddly enough, Wiley X is the only premium performance sunglasses brand in street bike dealerships nationwide whose entire line meets the stringent ANSI Z87.1-2003 High Velocity and High Mass Impact Safety standards, providing road-worthy protection for every rider. Some popular models provide an even higher level of protection, meeting the military’s updated GL-PD 10-12 Standard for ballistic eye protection. Most are also prescription ready, making them ideal safety equipment for riders who require corrective lenses.

Wiley X’s Climate Control™ Series sunglasses are particularly popular with riders, thanks to the company’s patented, removable, soft foam Facial Cavity™ Seal that’s designed to seal out wind, dust, debris and cold. New-for-2012 Climate Control models include the WX Echo and WX Gravity, combining cutting-edge styling with the benefits of wrap-around protection. These new models are available in a range of frame/lens combinations, allowing riders to find the ideal pair for their individual sense of style and road performance needs.

For more information about Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, visit www.nsc.org. To learn more about the full line of Climate Control and other Wiley X sunglasses for motorcycle riding, contact Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com.

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CLIMATE CONTROL™ BRICK™ SUNGLASSES ARE STYLISH, COMFORTABLE
AND READY TO RIDE


The same things that make motorcycle riding fun — the wind in your face and a direct connection between rider, road and environment — can take a serious toll on your eyes. Wiley X® Eyewear knows this, and offers its Brick™ Climate Control Series™ model to provide riders with unparalleled protection, visual acuity and comfort whenever and wherever they hit the road.

The Brick combines stylish good looks with the unique protection of Wiley X’s Climate Control Series. At the heart of this protection is a nearly indestructible frame and Wiley X’s soft removable foam Facial Cavity Seal™. This patented design creates a protective “cocoon” for the rider’s eyes against hazards like wind, dust, debris and peripheral light. As a result, the Brick prevents tearing and “dry eye” — one of the rider’s biggest enemies — while improving eye comfort and vision during long, hard days on the road. In addition, Wiley X’s unique Top Down™ Ventilation ensures proper airflow, reducing fogging even in the hottest and harshest highway environments.

Wiley X’s Brick meets stringent ANSI Z87.1-2003 High Velocity and High Mass Impact standards.. In fact, Wiley X is the only premium performance sunglass brand whose entire line meets this ANSI safety standard. Wiley X’s advanced eye protection ensures that riders’ eyes are not only cool and comfortable, but safe from kicked up rocks, low-hanging limbs, flying insects and other road dangers.

The Wiley X Brick is ideal for Medium to Large sized faces, and is offered in a variety of frame and lens combinations — including Metallic Black frames with Wiley X’s LA™ Light Adjusting Smoke Grey lenses. With Wiley X’s light adjusting technology, these lenses darken as the brightness of the sun dictates and are perfect for dusk and night riding as they lighten when the sun sets. Other popular choices include Wiley X’s stylish Crystal Metallic frame with distinctive Silver Flash lenses (featuring Smoke Grey tint). The Brick is also RX ready, making it an ideal choice for riders who require corrective lenses.

To learn more about the Wiley X Climate Control Series Brick — or the company’s full line of high performance eyewear for work and play — visit Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com.

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WILEY X® MAKES COMMITMENT TO MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH
Eyewear Manufacturer Spreads Safety Tips for Motorcyclists and Automobile Drivers Alike


Wiley X®, the leading manufacturer of protective eyewear for motorcyclists is honored to support Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month this May. The movement aims to encourage motorists to share the road with motorcycle riders as well as remind motorcyclists to follow some simple tips to keep themselves as safe as possible.

According to a study sponsored in part by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) the most deadly injuries to motorcyclist victims were injuries to the chest and head. Morever, 73 percent of accident-involved motorcycle riders used no eye protection. Researchers believe it is likely that wind on unprotected eyes contributed in the impairment of vision, which delayed hazard detection.

“What is most painful, is a vast number of fatal motorcycle accidents could be avoided by wearing proper gear, including safety eyewear,” said Wiley X Eyewear Co-Owner Myles Freeman, Jr. “Our goal as a company is two-fold: to make the highest-quality protective eyewear available, and to make it look good.”

Wiley X offers a complete line of sunglass and goggle options designed specifically for motorcylists. Wiley X’s popular Climate Control™ series has a patented, removable soft foam Facial Cavity™ Seal with Top Down™ Ventilation that seals out wind, debris and reflected light while preventing fogging, ideal features for motorcyclists driving in a wide variety of road conditions.

Motorcycle riders can also choose from the company’s motorcycle goggle series which have been lab and road-tested to shield eyes from high-velocity impact. In fact, Wiley X is the only premium performance sunglass manufacturer whose entire line – sunglasses and goggles – meets ANSI Z87.1-2003 high velocity and high mass impact and optical performance standards. In addition, all Wiley X goggles exceed stringent military specifications for ballistic impact protection giving motorcycle riders the highest protection available from high speed objects. Wearing protective clothing and eyewear is just one of a number of tips the NHTSA offers to motorists and motorcyclists. Other tips include:

Motorists
• Allow greater following distance behind a motorcycle.
• Be extra cautious in intersections. Most crashes occur when a motorist fails to see a motorcyclist and turns left in front of a motorcycle.
• Give a motorcycle the full lane width – never try to share a lane.

Motorcyclists
• Avoid riding in poor weather conditions.
• Position motorcycle in lane where you will be out of a motorist’s blind spot.
• Use turn signals for every turn or lane change.

For more information on the company’s full line of high performance eyewear for sports, work and outdoor activities — visit Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com. For more information on motorcycle safety, visit the NHTSA website at www.nhtsa.gov.

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WILEY X® HYDRO™ LETS MOTORCYCLISTS RIDE HARD AND LOOK COOL

Newest Star in the Wiley X Street Series™ Rocks Sleek Design and Extreme Protection


Wiley X® Eyewear is trusted to create fashion-forward motorcycle eyewear that stands up to severe punishment and still makes it look easy. Now the riding community can experience a whole new level of style and performance with the Wiley X Hydro™, with a custom-designed new silhouette that's already turning heads and taking names on the backroads, the highways and the track.

Part of the company's popular new Street Series™, this edgy new model is crafted with the same attention to detail and protection standards that makes Wiley X the go-to brand for motorcycle riders. In fact, Wiley X is the only premium sunglass manufacturer whose entire line of eyewear is ANSI Z87.1-2003 certified for impact resistance — the real deal, not an imitation — you can see the official safety markings on each pair of lenses and frames. That means before you trust them on your face, they've been put through the kind of hell that would make most sunglasses pack it in and go home. Wiley X lenses are made of a special polycarbonate impact resistant material, and then tested to far exceed even the stringent ANSI High Velocity and High Mass Impact standards.

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Part of the Black Ops Collection, the Wiley X Hydro features nearly indestructible smoke grey lenses and cool matte black frames with a rugged thick temple design. Offering protection from wind and side glare while sharpening your visual acuity to a razor's edge, the Wiley X Hydro is Rx-ready and features 100% UVA/UVB protection for a level of clarity and contrast you need to ride hard and stay safe.

To learn more about the new Wiley X Hydro — or the company's full line of high performance eyewear — contact Wiley X Eyewear at 7800 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550 • Telephone: (800) 776-7842 • Or visit online at www.wileyx.com. For updates on Wiley X pro athletes and events, find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/wileyxeyewear.

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NEW REIGN™ STREET SERIES SUNGLASSES FROM WILEY X® EYEWEAR GIVE RIDERS THE COMFORT AND PROTECTION THEY NEED TO RULE THE OPEN ROAD

LIVERMORE, Calif. (August 27, 2009) -- The latest innovation from Wiley X® Eyewear — the new Reign™ (Model #SSREI02) — is built for comfort and for speed. In other words, it’s built to meet the varied and demanding needs of motorcycle riders, including being ANSI safety certified. It features a thick, matte black frame that combines superior coverage with a rugged styling. The lightweight design and comfortable, secure fit of this new frame make the Wiley X Reign a pleasure to wear, even during all-day rides.

Wiley X Eyewear’s reputation is built on serious protection, and the new Reign is no exception. In keeping with the company’s battle-proven heritage, this new frame exceeds ANSI-Z87.1-2003 High Velocity Impact safety standards. Combined with Wiley X’s High Velocity Protection™ (HVP™) Selenite polycarbonate lenses, these glasses protect riders from the worst the road can throw at them — airborne debris, flying insects, kicked-up rocks, you name it. These incredible lenses have even been tested to withstand twenty .25 caliber pellets fired at 150 fps — so you know that they’re road ready. This comprehensive level of protection is why Wiley X is a leading provider of protective eyewear to U.S. armed forces in action around the world.

Wiley X’s advanced lenses also provide riders with 100% protection from harmful UVA/UVB rays. This model’s versatile grey tint reduces eyestrain and provides maximum glare reduction along with excellent visual acuity and helps riders “read the road” under a wide range of light and weather conditions. The Reign can also be fitted with a prescription lens if necessary. Each pair of Wiley X Reign sunglasses includes a leash cord and strong zippered case.

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WILEY X® LACEY PROVIDES HIGH VELOCITY PROTECTION WITH STYLE AND FLAIR

The innovators at Wiley X® Eyewear have introduced the latest addition to their popular new Women's Street Series™ line, the Wiley X Lacey — combining a triple threat of fashion-forward design, comfortable fit and superior eye protection for female motorcycle enthusiasts.

Now women can ride hard without looking like one of the boys. The hip new style features a beautiful gloss black frame with an eye-catching Cotton Candy colored under-coat and Coral Pink lenses, perfect for everything from rippin' it up on the back roads to lounging by the pool. But don't let the good looks of this new model fool you — the Wiley X Lacey features ANSI safety certified frames built from tough, yet lightweight TR90 Grilamid — so it fits better than your favorite leathers and stays comfortable all day long. Plus, its strong polycarbonate lenses meet ANSI Z87.1-2003 safety standards, protecting your eyes so you can concentrate on your ride.

Wiley X has been creating high performance eyewear for the motorcycle, auto racing and extreme sports markets for more than 20 years. So it's no surprise that the same technology and materials developed to provide the company's High Velocity Protection (HVP™) for American military and law enforcement is perfect fit for protecting riders' eyes from flying objects, harmful UV rays and other nasty road hazards.

A stylish, edgy seamless blend of protection with amazing looks makes these versatile new shades the perfect choice for any occasion, from a weekend ride at your favorite rally to catching up with the girls in the city for lunch. Now female motorcyclists can have the best of both worlds — acute visual clarity and flair — to stand up to the harshest conditions on two wheels or off.|

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