Motorcycle World Seeing More Female Riders

2015 Yamaha YFZ-R3 - Desert Riding

While most people envision the roar of a motorcycle and expect to see a male rider on the saddle, more female riders are disproving the gender stereotype. According to the Long Beach Press-Telegram, several riders gather in front of Dues Ex Machina in Venice, California, with their modified and custom-built vintage Hondas, BMWs, Ducatis and choppers. Some […]

Missouri Representative Wants To Partially Lift Motorcycle Helmet Law

Motorcycle Helmets

Across the nation motorcycle helmet laws are constantly being fought over, and the state of Missouri could be ready for a change in its law. According to The Associated Press, Missouri Rep. Shane Roden of Cedar Hill, a recently elected state official, said that one of his first plans of action is to limit that state’s motorcycle helmet […]

Motorcyclist Fatalities, Injuries Decline In 2013

Crashed Motorcycle

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the number of motorcyclists killed in traffic crashes declined by 6.4 percent from 2012 to 2013, and the number injured dropped 5.4 percent, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. In 2013, 4,668 motorcyclist fatalities were reported, down 318 from the 4,986 in 2012. Similarly, 88,000 “occupants” were reported to […]

First Look: 2015 RZR XP 1000 EPS FOX Edition


Continuing with the release of Polaris’ new 2105 RZR models is the announcement of possibly the best handling RZR to date with the introduction of the RZR XP 1000 EPS FOX Edition. It’s a bold statement, we know, but as evidenced by the components and enhancements on this machine it looks as though this new […]

Akrapovic Showcases Futuristic Full Moon Concept Motorcycle

Akrapovic Full Moon

One of the most outrageous motorcycles designs ever seen, which is called the Full Moon, was recently announced by Akrapovič. The extremely futuristic motorcycle design by the Slovenian manufacturer is like nothing ever seen before. According to Auto Blog, the motorcycle manufacturer is known for making motorcycle exhaust systems, as well as exhaust systems for the […]

Motorcycle Industry Trying To Appeal To A Younger Generation Of Riders

Street Bike At Bar

More motorcycle companies are trying to appeal to younger crowds with new and innovative motorcycles. According to National Public Radio, even the biggest motorcycle manufacturer in the game, Harley-Davidson, is trying to catch up with the times. Harley-Davidson recently announced its new electric motorcycle called the LiveWire, which will fully run by a lithium battery. The […]

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, […]

FIM Bans James Stewart from Racing for One Year

James Stewart FIM ban

As competitors, teams, and the highly dedicated fans of Supercross eagerly anticipate the start of the 2015 season, the industry has been rocked with the announcement by the Federation of International Motorcycling (FIM) that James Stewart has been banned from racing anywhere for an entire year after failing a drug test during the 2014 SX […]

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 […]

AMA Announces Award Nominees For 2014 AMA Championship Banquet

2014 AMA Racer Of The Year Vote

AMA Members invited to vote for AMA Athletes of the Year The American Motorcyclist Association is announcing the nominees for 2014 year-end awards, which recognize individuals and organizations that excelled in AMA competition and recreational activity during the previous 12 months. All AMA members are invited to help select the winners of the competition categories, […]