Election Day Brings The Opportunity To Vote Like A Motorcyclist

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With Election Day less than a week away, the American Motorcyclist Association is urging everyone to “Vote Like A Motorcyclist” this year. “Elections are the voting public’s opportunity to select their leaders — leaders who will make laws that may expand or limit the riding community’s freedoms for years to come,” said Wayne Allard, AMA […]

California Studies Highlight Advantages Of Responsible Lane Splitting

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Riding a motorcycle between two lanes of stopped or slowly moving traffic — a tactic known as lane splitting — is a relatively safe maneuver when both the motorcyclist and nearby drivers know the law and adhere to “safe and prudent” practices, according to two California studies released this week. One report is a crash […]

Lower Gas Prices Means More Bang For Your Buck

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The average cost of gas in the U.S. has dropped to a new low, that hasn’t been seen in over several years, according to the American Automobile Association. The national average, as of Oct 20, stood at $3.10 – the lowest price since February 1, 2011. In some areas of the country gas has fallen […]

Indian Motorcycle Rumbles Into Biketoberfest

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Indian Motorcycle Rumbles Into Daytona Beach for Biketoberfest With the Industry’s Baddest Line-Up of 2015 Bikes Enjoy Entertainment and Demo Rides of the New 2015 Indian Scout, Indian Roadmaster and Indian Chief Models Throughout Grand Opening Weekend of Indian Motorcycle Daytona Beach Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced its plans for Biketoberfest 2014, […]

First Look: The New 2015 Star Bolt C-Spec

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You would never think coffee and hardware would go together…and make sense. But that’s exactly where we are at with the release of Yamaha Star Motorcycles’ new Bolt C-Spec—all the stripped-down, no-nonsense attitude many have come to love about the Bolt, but with a hot splash of café styling. With a few simple additions and […]

Lone Star Rally Coming Up In Early November

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Motorcycle enthusiasts are gearing up for the 2014 Lone Star Rally, which is set take to place in Galveston, Texas, from Nov. 6 to Nov. 9. The rally will feature a number of bike-related events, food, music, contests and much more. The former lead vocalist of Journey, Steve Augeri, will be taking the Budweiser Stage […]

Classic Harley Davidson Bike Found 42 Years After Going Missing

A classic Harley Davidson was discovered 42 years after being stolen.

The California Highway Patrol, National Insurance Crime Bureau and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection made a huge discovery at a Los Angeles-Long Beach seaport when they found a classic Harley Davidson that had been missing for 42 years, ABC affiliate KABC reported. The 1952 Harley-Davison Hydra-Glide was originally stolen in 1972 in Charlotte, North […]

AMA Warns CDC Focus on Ebola, Allocate Funds Towards Disease, Not Motorcycle Helmets

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With Ebola on American soil and one U.S. child lost to the enterovirus, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control is trotting out its tired old arguments that it needs more money to respond to such crises, but the American Motorcyclist Association believes the CDC’s problem is misallocation, not insufficient funds. “Instead of focusing on infectious […]

Two Iconic Motorcycles To Go On Auction In October

Motorcycle used in Easy Rider is up for sale in mid-October.

The estate of Waylon Jennings, a beloved outlaw country singer, is putting up a prized-possession motorcycle that used to belong to the late rock ‘n’ roll icon and friend, Buddy Holly, The Associated Press reported. The historic day known as “The Day the Music Died” involved Holly’s death in a small-plane crash in 1959 that included […]

Harley And Yamaha Recalling Thousands Of Bikes

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Harley-Davidson has issued a recall of several models due to potential problems with equipment, according to DailyFinance. Hundreds of thousands of motorcycles could be affected. While there have been no accidents caused by the problem, Harley is taking precautionary measures to ensure that their bikes are up to standard. The Milwaukee-based maker issued the recall […]