Major Recall Hits Honda Motorcycles In Japan

2015 Honda CB400 Super Bol D'or

In Japan, Honda Motorcycles recently announced a major recall of more than 29,000 motorcycles due to an ongoing issue with the bikes’ starters. In fact, the recall spreads across 37 different models, but currently, only motorcycles sold in Japan have been recalled. However, there is a possibility that Honda could issue a worldwide recall on […]

2015 Hollister Freedom Rally Gets Sponsor From Indian Motorcycle

Hollister Freedom Rally

On July 3-5, the 2015 Hollister Freedom Rally will head to downtown Hollister, California, for a three-day motorcycle rally in which will now be sponsored by Indian Motorcycle. Indian Motorcycle is notorious for its innovative start, but it has also recently reentered the motorcycle manufacturing market. Chuck Schwartz, chairman of the Hollister Rally, explained that […]

Newest Smart Helmet Could Be Best Of Them All

iC-R The Most Advanced Motorcycle Helmet Ever

By now, the majority of motorcyclists have heard about smart helmets and the combination of technology and safety on top of your head. However, a new front-runner in the smart helmet manufacturing market just announced its newest design. According to GizMag, the Intelligent Cranium iC-R motorcycle helmet has plenty of new technology to make it […]

Harley-Davidson Still Battling For The Attention Of Younger Generations

Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire

A challenge for motorcycle manufacturers is being able to attract a new generation of younger and more tech-savvy riders. While not everyone wants the latest and greatest gadgets on their bike, some major motorcycle companies are looking at all possibilities when it comes to satisfying customer needs. One company looking to reach younger generations is […]

2015 Motoblot Chicago Receives Sponsorship From Triumph

Triumph at Motoblot Rally

The 2015 Motoblot Motorcycle Rally in Chicago will get its official sponsor from Triumph Motorcycles, according to the press release. The event will take place from June 25 through 28, which will include live music, events and a motorcycle build-off competition throughout the weekend. The Iron Moto Challenge is one of the top attractions of the […]

Study: Lane-Splitting Safer Than Originally Thought

Lane Splitting in traffic

While there is only one state that allows motorcyclists to actively lane-split while riding, many oppose the idea by saying it’s unsafe. However, a new report from the University of California, Berkeley, claimed the act of lane-splitting is actually “relatively safe” when performed in the correct manner. Since California is the only state permitting lane-splitting, […]

NHTSA Working To Ban Novelty Motorcycle Helmets

Ambulance medics

With the vast amount of cool motorcycle helmets available on the online market, there are new worries that some equipment is either not certified by the Department of Transportation (DOT) or is being marked DOT-certified without any proof of following federal guidelines. According to a proposal by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), novelty […]

Report: Electric Motorcycles Gaining Popularity


In the world of motorcycle manufacturing, like any industry, bike producers are scrambling to meet the needs of a younger generation and more importantly, Millennials. Providing a motorcycle that fits with everything a younger person would want in a motorcycle is no easy task, but the transition is starting to show that electric motorcycles could be […]

Triumph Releases Both Venom And Barbour Special Edition Rides

Triumph Venom Custom Motorcycle

Triumph has been expanding the type of motorcycles they manufacture in recent years, and have had a good jump in sales recently. In addition to all the new production bikes in their stable, Triumph has been working on two new custom designs. Working in collaboration with the makers of the popular video game series Metal […]

Preventing Motorcycle Theft: Part I

Police car lights

Motorcycle theft is a serious issue in the U.S., and it’s always recommended to lock up your bike as much as possible when left unattended. According to a report by the National Insurance Crime Bureau, the summer months from June to September are highest times for motorcycle theft in the U.S. Additionally, July and August see the […]