It might be April fools, but it’s no joke, the 2012 Penny Skateboards range is here with the new 22″ plastic skateboards arriving in store on Thursday last week, the full range of coloured 3″ trucks, and new pink and purple wheels, there is stacks of gear to make your board truly unique (not forgetting the coloured Gumball bolts, and new sticker packs as well). Check out the official press release:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PENNY SKATEBOARDS SET TO LAUNCH THEIR 2012 LINE – APRIL 1ST, 2012
Brisbane, Australia – Coming off a successful opening season, Penny Skateboards has upped the ante with the launch of their new 2012 line. On April 1st, 2012, Penny will release their highly anticipated 2012 collection in a coordinated launch around the world.
Using their proven secret plastic formula as a base, Penny has now upgraded their components to offer riders an even more enjoyable way to cruise around town. Penny completes will now come stock with premium custom Penny branded Abec7 bearings, newly refined powder coated trucks and will offer colour-coded, heat treated “gumball” hardware. Available in nine colours, consumers should have no trouble finding a colourway that will best fit their style.
In addition, Penny will release a full range of t-shirts, headwear and accessories to complement their new offering. Founder Ben Mackay said “the new range is really a reflection of our own lifestyles. Being surfers, skaters and artists ourselves, we’re fanatical about quality and believe this new range is our best work yet.”
Penny skateboards has a diverse following spanning over 30 different countries and is credited with bringing the “fun” back into skateboarding with the original plastic skateboard.