California Goes Driverless


Yesterday California took a step further towards delving into an automation nation when the DMV announced that as of April 2 completely driverless cars will be allowed to roam California roadways. Previously, manufacturers of autonomous vehicles and companies wishing to use the technology could only do so as long as there was a human driver […]

Driverless Testing and Public Use Rules for Autonomous Vehicles Approved


(Press Release) Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announced today that the Office of Administrative Law approved regulations governing the driverless testing and public use of autonomous vehicles on California roads. Prior to these rules, autonomous vehicles could only be tested in California with an approved driver. “This is a major step forward […]

California is One Step Closer to Legal Lane Splitting

Motorcycle lane splitting is legal in california

Motorcycle riders have a reason to rejoice this week with the unanimous vote of 11-0 for A.B. 51 (the Lane Splitting Bill) by the California state senate committee on transportation and housing. This takes the practice of lane splitting one step closer out of the grey area/underground activity it has been in for decades and to moves it […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

2015 AMA Supercross San Diego Race Results

2015 AMA Supercross San Diego 450SX Winner's Podium

Trey Canard Wins Inaugural Monster Energy Supercross Race At San Diego’s Petco Park Cooper Webb Grabs Fourth Win in Six Races to Extend Western Regional 250SX Lead Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, made its debut inside Petco Park on Saturday in front of a sold out crowd of 42,017 for the sixth […]

2015 AMA Supercross Anaheim 1 Race Results

Ken Roczen 2015 AMA Supercross Anaheim 1 Podium

Ken Roczen Wins Monster Energy Supercross Season Opener in Anaheim for Second Straight Season Jessy Nelson Dominates for Inaugural Western Regional 250SX Class Victory The first race of the 2015 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, took place on Saturday with a fifth consecutive sellout of 45,050 fans at Angel Stadium. The 450SX […]

Zero Motorcycles Ups Its Production For 2015

2015 Zero Motorcycles Line-up

California-based motorcycle company Zero Motorcycles worked a bit of overtime this holiday season to ensure enough of its 2015 models will be available for purchase throughout Christmas and the beginning of the new year, AutoBlog reported. The motorcycle manufacturer in Scotts Valley has bike-building gurus to help the company get out as many new rides as […]

AMA Encourages Motorcycle Lane-Splitting After Study Shows Benefits

Lane Splitting In Traffic

New studies highlighted by the American Motorcyclist Association have been released exploring the statistics on motorcycle riders performing lane-splitting in California. Lane-splitting, also known as filtering, is when a motorcycle moves between traffic and driving lanes, which the AMA said is a “relatively safe maneuver” when drivers in the lane and the motorcyclist know the […]