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 […]

California Studies Highlight Advantages Of Responsible Lane Splitting

Lane Splitting in traffic

Riding a motorcycle between two lanes of stopped or slowly moving traffic — a tactic known as lane splitting — is a relatively safe maneuver when both the motorcyclist and nearby drivers know the law and adhere to “safe and prudent” practices, according to two California studies released this week. One report is a crash […]

Let’s Ride! 2014 California Red Sticker Riding Season Opens Statewide


Yesterday was a good day for many dirt bike enthusiasts as the remaining swath of Off Highway Vehicle Areas (OHVA) in California opened up for dirt bikes and other vehicles marked with red stickers. The red and green sticker program was established by the California Air Resources Board and the California Department of Motor Vehicles […]

Hormel Motorcycle To Cross Country Running On Bacon Grease

Bacon bike runs on grease.

You might be familiar with the phrase, ‘bacon makes everything better,’ but does that really apply to motorcycles? Sure, it’s great on a BLT or as an accompaniment with some eggs, but motorcycles? According to Hormel, absolutely. Imagine cooking your breakfast and using the grease to then power your vehicle? Well, imagine no more. The […]