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ABOUT Mimi and Moto: The Inspiration

In September 2015, we were inspired by our infant daughter when she started pointing at motorcycles in the AMA’s ‘American Motorcyclist’ magazine. Unable to find a book for her that we liked, we decided to make one. We teamed up with Atlanta illustrator Esteban Alvarado and began creating the characters of Mimi and Moto, two adorable monkeys who love motorcycles. The result of that collaboration was our first book, “The Adventures of Mimi and Moto: The Motorcycle Monkeys”. The first copy was sold on October 4, 2016.

During 2017 and 2018, we focused on growing our brand one fan at a time and building relationships in the motorcycle industry. From our Mimi and Moto booth, we sold books and t-shirts at as many motorcycle races, events, shows, and rallies as we could get to. 

We released our second book, “Mimi and Moto Ride the Alphabet” in July of 2019. In September of the same year,, Mimi and Moto took First Place at the Motorcycle Industry Council’s ‘Gas Tank’ competition which took place at the AIMExpo in Columbus, Ohio.

Our Mimi and Moto books are available at notable locations like the AMA Hall of Fame, the Barber Motorsports Museum, Wheels Through Time, Haas Moto Museum, Lane Motor Museum, Malcolm Smith Motorsports, and others.

We are currently working to release our third book which will be a chapter book entitled “Mimi and Moto’s Magical Meteors: First Gear” in early 2023.

Through more books, merchandise, animation and events, our goal with Mimi and Moto is to get children excited about motorcycles.

We appreciate your support and hope you will continue to follow us as we grow and expand the Mimi and Moto world in the years to come.

Ride Safe!

Nancy Gerloff and Mark Augustyn
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

Mimi and Moto VIDEOS

Click on the links below to watch early videos of Mimi and Moto: The Motorcycle Monkeys, including book readings and episodes of Kids Talk Motorcycles. Please click on the YouTube logo and SUBSCRIBE to our channel! More coming soon...

Mimi and Moto: Kid's Talk Motorcycles, Episode 1

Mimi and Moto: Kid's Talk Motorcycles, Episode 2

Mimi and Moto Book Reading: Sand Preschool

Mimi and Moto Read Aloud: The Adventures of Mimi and Moto

Mimi and Moto Read Aloud: Mimi and Moto Ride the Alphabet

Mimi and Moto Theme Song: Listen and Sing Along!

Mimi and Moto MEDIA

Interview: Continue the Ride

March 12, 2021

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Interview: Chasing the Horizon

January 28, 2020

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Motorcycles and Misfits

January 19, 2020

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Creative Riding

January 17, 2020

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Power to the Ground

January 13, 2020

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Creative Riding

October 22, 2018

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MIMI AND MOTO'S FAVORITE MONKEY STUFF

THE BOOKS

Adventures and More

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T-SHIRTS

Children and Adult

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SNUGGLE
MONKEYS

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STICKERS

Mimi and Moto

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MIMI AND MOTO'S FAVORITE MONKEY STUFF

THE BOOKS

Adventures and More

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T-SHIRTS

Children and Adult

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SNUGGLE
MONKEYS

SHOP NOW

STICKERS

Mimi and Moto

SHOP NOW

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