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Skully AR-1: Redefining Motorcycle Helmets

Skully AR-1 Helmet

While so-called smart helmets have been around for roughly a decade, in the last couple of years new technology has escalated the features of motorcycle helmets. According to many, the Skully AR-1 could possibly be the smartest and coolest motorcycle helmet ever created. The helmet’s release to the public is slowly getting closer with an expected date […]

American Motorcyclist Association Highlights May As Motorcycle Awareness Month

Motorcycle Safety

With the beginning of Motorcycle Awareness Month on May 1, the American Motorcyclist Association is issuing a special appeal to motorists to be aware of their driving environment, check mirrors and blind spots before changing lanes and, especially, to watch for motorcyclists. “The warmer weather in May brings out the riders who have been unable […]

American Motorcyclist Association Launches AMA Get Women Riding Campaign

Women cruising down road

With a series of videos, expanded online content and an event for new riders at its Ohio headquarters, the American Motorcyclist Association is launching the AMA Get Women Riding campaign. The program promotes motorcycling to women and girls. “Although motorcycling is a fun and accessible choice, riders must prepare with respect to proper training, safety […]

Flat-track Racing Will Make Its Way Into The X Games This Summer

Sammy Halbert 2012 AMA Pro Flat Track Santa Rosa

The world of motorsports just got a new tournament for the 2015 ESPN X Games, which begin in June. Flat track racing, an older form of racing on a dirt track which has recently been brought back into the spotlight, has received a major boost from  from Harley-Davidson. It was recently announced that Harley-Davidson Flat-Track […]

Oregon Could See Lane-Splitting Law In The Near Future

2014 Indian Chieftain In Action

For years, California has been the poster child of lane-splitting for motorcycles, and while it’s the only state that allows the maneuver, more could be joining the Golden State. In the past few months both Oregon and Washington state officials have been considering allowing lane-splitting on their state’s freeways and highways. Senate Bill 694 is […]

Honda Bulldog Is A Fully-Rugged Concept Motorcycle

Honda Bulldog Concept Motorcycle

Honda recently showcased its 399cc four-stroke two-cylinder engine and six-speed transmission Bulldog concept motorcycle at the Osaka Motorcycle Show in Japan. The newest ride from Honda is not your common motorcycle. Instead, this bike is built for those who want the absolute most industrial-style ride on the market. Much like the success of Honda’s heavy-duty […]

Nebraska Helmet Law Repeal Falls Short

Wood Gavel

On March 23, Nebraska lawmakers met with those calling for an appeal on the state’s mandatory motorcycle helmet law, Omaha, Nebraska ABC affiliate KETV reported. The decision fell short by nine votes  of the 33 that were needed to repeal the law. The failed attempt at the repeal means the motorcycle helmet debate will likely […]

The Ins And Outs Of Motorcycle Chains And Sprocket Care

Sprocket and Chain

Every motorcycle relies on its chain to last for miles, and so riders oil and clean their chains to make the bikes last. However, within due time, even the most-cared-for chain will need to be replaced. It’s important to know when, why and how to check your motorcycle chain for a possible replacement. Stuck Links […]

Motorcycle Riders Beware! Possible Sabotage on Glendora Mountain Road

oil-spot

Is someone intentionally pouring motor oil onto the roadway of one of Southern California’s highly popular motorcycling spots? There are two videos on YouTube suggesting so and the situation has caught the interest of the California Highway Patrol. A video posted to YouTube on March 8th, by guser210, shows several spots in which it appears […]

AMA Officials Support Both Oregon And Washington Lane-Splitting Bills

Lane Splitting in traffic

Lane-splitting for motorcycle riders has long been a debate among many state transportation and safety departments. According to Rider Magazine, the American Motorcyclist Association recently announced it would support the lane-splitting legislation, which is currently being debated in Oregon and Washington. The two states are strongly considering allowing motorcyclists to maneuver between cars while on […]