Harley-Davidson Allows Riders To Test New LiveWire Electric Motorcycle

Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire

Harley-Davidson is often known for its brute and heavy-duty cruiser motorcycles, but the manufacturer surprised many in the industry after it released its new electric motorcycle prototype, Gas 2 reported. The Harley-Davidson LiveWire shocked many of the Japanese original equipment manufacturers by presenting the U.S. market with an American-made electric bike. Of all motorcycle manufacturers, […]

Tennessee Bans Truckers On Popular Motorcycle Mountain Road

Semi Truck on Dragon's Tail

Motorcyclists that dare to ride the infamous stretch of road called The Dragon’s Tail just received some uplifting news. While the dangerous path is practically designed for only¬†experienced riders, the route will be safer for those who take the challenge. According to The Associated Press, Tennessee is set to ban semi trucks longer than 30 […]

5 Tips For Motorcyclists Riding During The Winter

Winter Wonderland

For some of us, putting away your motorcycle during the cold and snowy winter months is just too difficult. You’ve all seen, or perhaps been, the crazy person who is still riding their motorcycle in snowy or freezing temperatures. To start, many times the riding conditions in the winter are not practical or safe. However, […]

2014 AMA Motorcyclists of the Year: Bryan Carroll and James Walker

Why We Ride Movie

The American Motorcyclist Association announced today the 2014 AMA Motorcyclists of the Year: AMA members Bryan Carroll and James Walker. Carroll and Walker directed and produced “Why We Ride”, a documentary that promotes modern motorcycling across every discipline and is spearheading a new era of creativity in filmmaking about the sport. The AMA Motorcyclist of […]

Honda Reaches 300-Millionth Manufactured Motorcycle Milestone

2015 Honda Gold Wing Airbag

Honda has been a proud and widely praised motorcycle manufacturer for decades and the company just achieved one of the biggest milestones at its assembly line in Kumamoto, Japan. According to Auto Week, the freshly made 2015 Honda Gold Wing that was just assembled in the factory made it the 300-millionth motorcycle ever produced by […]

5 Tips On How To Winterize Your Motorcycle

Snow on Highway

For many motorcycle riders, winter is just around the corner, which means it’s sadly time to put your favorite ride away. Before you do so, taking the right winterization steps will ensure you that your bike will be up and running the second the snow melts in spring. Taking your motorcycle to a shop for […]

Report: Q3 Motorcycle Sales See Healthy Increases Across The Market

Scooters For Sale

Some of the major motorcycle manufacturers reported significant growth in the third quarter of 2014. In addition, overall motorcycle sales saw a spike in the third quarter as well. According to the Motorcycle Industry Council, motorcycle sales increased by 2.4 percent through the first three quarters of the year. When compared to 2013, this year’s […]

Electric Bikes To Take Off In US

Brammo Enertia - Beauty

A new trend is starting to take shape in the United States, with electric bikes becoming¬†increasingly common, according to Ecomento. Though electric vehicles have been popular overseas for years now, a push by Harley-Davidson is bringing the electric craze to North America as well. Sales of higher-end products from manufacturers like Brammo and Zero Motorcycles […]

AMA Encourages Motorcycle Lane-Splitting After Study Shows Benefits

Lane Splitting In Traffic

New studies highlighted by the American Motorcyclist Association have been released exploring the statistics on motorcycle riders performing lane-splitting in California. Lane-splitting, also known as filtering, is when a motorcycle moves between traffic and driving lanes, which the AMA said is a “relatively safe maneuver” when drivers in the lane and the motorcyclist know the […]

Motorcycle Helmets Improve Survival Chances By 29 Percent

Rider Closeup With Helmet

GEICO insurance has highlighted statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that people wearing a motorcycle helmet have an increased chance of surviving a motorcycle crash, a full 29 percent better chance than those who ride without wearing a helmet. Currently, there are only 19 states in the nation that require all motorcycle […]