Motorcyclists are used to dealing with stubborn red lights. Some of these traffic stops don’t have sensors that recognize lighter or smaller bikes, which can leave riders stuck at an intersection for an extended amount of time. Lawmakers in Nevada decided to do something about this problem, and the state recently enacted a law that […]
Motorcycle fans around the U.S. will have a chance to get up close and personal with the latest bikes, technology and motorcycle gear when an upcoming motorcycle tour kicks off. The Progressive International Motorcycle Show recently announced its 2013-2014 schedule, which includes 12 stops at major cities around the country. The tour kicks off Oct. 25 […]
The AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles race scheduled to run on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the Springfield Mile has been postponed due to inclement weather. Officials from AMA Pro Racing and the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association (IMDA) announced that the motosports event, which was scheduled to take place at the Illinois […]
The beginning of May marks the start of the AMA’s annual Motorcycle Awareness Month. This is the latest effort aiming to increase the safety of motorcyclists on public roads, working to inform drivers about the presence of riders and the best habits that can result in a better experience for all. “Motorcycle Awareness Month serves […]
The Michael Jordan Motorsports (MJM) team is in the midst of competing for the 2013 AMA Superbike Championship, and when they take to the track, fans may notice that their motorcycles have a certain flair. In honor of the team’s 10th anniversary, the Suzuki GSX-R1000‘s used by riders Danny Eslick and Roger Lee Hayden will […]
Motorcyclists often encounter problems at red lights. Traffic sensors can pick up the presence of cars and trucks waiting at red lights with ease, but lighter, more compact bikes can occasionally be overlooked. To combat this problem, Paul Schumacher, a Nebraska state senator, has proposed a bill that would allow motorcyclists who have waited more than […]
Fans of vintage motorcycles are in luck, as two new vintage motorsports series will make an appearance in the summer of 2013. Joining the ranks of the AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship, the AMA Vintage Motocross and AMA Vintage Hare Scrambles National Championship Series herald the return of classic bikes competing in motocross races and […]
Heavy rains wreaked havoc on the course at the Illinois State Fairgrounds this past weekend, forcing multiple delays of the Springfield short track motorcycle races.