Yamaha’s Tommy Hayden will miss the upcoming Big Kahuna SportBIke race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Some 50 U.S. House members have signed onto a bill that would bar the U.S. transportation secretary from providing funds for motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The measure, H.R. 904 authored by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), would prohibit the transportation secretary from providing grants or any funds to a state, county, town, township, […]
One of the more critical issues for motorcycle lobbyists in recent years has been the dispute over motorcycle-only checkpoints. The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) and its political allies have been fighting against the funding for these checkpoints at both the state and federal level, as they believe the checkpoints unfairly single out motorcycle riders as […]
Bipartisan Congressional Letter Seeks To End Federal Funding Of Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints U.S. Reps. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) and Tom Petri ((R-Wis.), together with 29 additional members of Congress, have sent a letter to the leadership of the House-Senate Surface Transportation Reauthorization Conference Committee requesting the inclusion of language in the conference report that would prohibit the […]
Now that the AMA Superbike series is officially underway, it seems as if the riders are almost always on the track. Just a few days after the last race ended, the Superbike competitors were at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida for early testing. Although Blake Young ended the first day of testing on top of the […]
Josh Hayes put the new TCX R-S2 boot on the top of the podium in its first race. Josh Hayes And Larry Pegram Give R-S2 Boot A Big Kick-Off Forget kicking back in the Florida sunshine for Spring Break… Team TCX went to Daytona Beach with the intent to kick off the 2012 roadracing season […]
The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) racing series got underway this week, with the first race of the year in River Ranch, Florida. When all was said and done, New Zealander Paul Whibley took the checkered flag and started off the season with a victory. Defending champion Charlie Mullins gave Whibley a run for […]
Just in time for Daytona Bike Week, Allstate Insurance announced the details of four custom-built bikes that will be on display during the Florida motorcycle event. These motorcycles are the result of the very first collaborative effort between three famous bike builders – Rick Fairless, Dave Perewitz and Arlen Ness. Each bike has a special […]