New Color Options Planned For 2016 BMW Motorcycles

2016 BMW R1200GS Triple Black

Sometimes to give motorcycle line-ups a little more flare, manufacturers will release new color options to the public. BMW plans to release a special edition 2016 BMW R1200GS Triple Black motorcycle, which will join the company’s dynamic family of bikes. Additionally, there will be updates for the following bikes: K1600GT​ K1600GTL​ K1600GTL Exclusive S1000RR​ S1000R​ […]

5 Steps To Get Your Motorcycle License

Open Road

If you’re looking to get your motorcycle license, you might simply be wondering about the initial steps to getting on a bike. Instead of saying “I really want to get my motorcycle license,” you can actually act on it by following a few tips. Here are five steps to follow to get your motorcycle license: 1) […]

Major Recall Hits Honda Motorcycles In Japan

2015 Honda CB400 Super Bol D'or

In Japan, Honda Motorcycles recently announced a major recall of more than 29,000 motorcycles due to an ongoing issue with the bikes’ starters. In fact, the recall spreads across 37 different models, but currently, only motorcycles sold in Japan have been recalled. However, there is a possibility that Honda could issue a worldwide recall on […]

Newest Smart Helmet Could Be Best Of Them All

iC-R The Most Advanced Motorcycle Helmet Ever

By now, the majority of motorcyclists have heard about smart helmets and the combination of technology and safety on top of your head. However, a new front-runner in the smart helmet manufacturing market just announced its newest design. According to GizMag, the Intelligent Cranium iC-R motorcycle helmet has plenty of new technology to make it […]

First Recall Ordered For Kawasaki’s Ninja H2R In Australia

Kawasaki H2R front fairing

One of the most exciting superbikes to be released in 2015 is the Kawasaki Ninja H2R, which has a claimed horsepower of 300. However, recently the motorcycle manufacturer was forced to issue a recall in Australia after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said there were possible issues with the warning harness on the bike. […]

Study: Lane-Splitting Safer Than Originally Thought

Lane Splitting in traffic

While there is only one state that allows motorcyclists to actively lane-split while riding, many oppose the idea by saying it’s unsafe. However, a new report from the University of California, Berkeley, claimed the act of lane-splitting is actually “relatively safe” when performed in the correct manner. Since California is the only state permitting lane-splitting, […]

NHTSA Working To Ban Novelty Motorcycle Helmets

Ambulance medics

With the vast amount of cool motorcycle helmets available on the online market, there are new worries that some equipment is either not certified by the Department of Transportation (DOT) or is being marked DOT-certified without any proof of following federal guidelines. According to a proposal by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), novelty […]

Report: Electric Motorcycles Gaining Popularity


In the world of motorcycle manufacturing, like any industry, bike producers are scrambling to meet the needs of a younger generation and more importantly, Millennials. Providing a motorcycle that fits with everything a younger person would want in a motorcycle is no easy task, but the transition is starting to show that electric motorcycles could be […]

Preventing Motorcycle Theft: Part I

Police car lights

Motorcycle theft is a serious issue in the U.S., and it’s always recommended to lock up your bike as much as possible when left unattended. According to a report by the National Insurance Crime Bureau, the summer months from June to September are highest times for motorcycle theft in the U.S. Additionally, July and August see the […]

How To Teach Motorcycle Riding Basics

New Rider

Do you have a friend or relative who constantly bugs you about your motorcycle and wishes he or she had one as well? The one thing that might be stopping them is your ability to teach them how to ride on their own. Motorcycle teaching takes a lot of responsibility, as those who learn from you will eventually take your knowledge […]