Motorcyclist Fatalities, Injuries Decline In 2013

Crashed Motorcycle

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the number of motorcyclists killed in traffic crashes declined by 6.4 percent from 2012 to 2013, and the number injured dropped 5.4 percent, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. In 2013, 4,668 motorcyclist fatalities were reported, down 318 from the 4,986 in 2012. Similarly, 88,000 “occupants” were reported to […]

Forest Service Responds To Traps Set Along Western States Trails

2011 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP - Action

U.S. Forest Service responds to concerns about dangerous spikes along Western states trails The U.S. Forest Service has investigated four incidents in which vandals endangered the lives of motorcyclists and all-terrain vehicle riders by burying spikes along trails used by off-highway vehicles and others, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The spiked strips, which resemble heavy […]

Alpinestars Releases Tech-Air Street Motorcycle Jacket

Alpinestars Tech-Air Airbag Vest - Filled

With the 2014 EICMA event in Milan showcasing the latest new motorcycles that will hit the market in 2015, Alpinestars announced its innovative Tech-Air Street personal airbag system that could save rider’s lives, FOX News reported. The latest innovation is a condensed, personal airbag that is made for riders both on the road and off. […]

Protect Your Ride: Insuring Your Motorcycle

Paying the Bills

It’s not enough to have the best new motorcycle on the road, or even the hottest accessories and safety features – you also need motorcycle insurance. Selecting an insurance policy for your motorcycle is not only in your best interest, but in the interest of other drivers on the road as well. In the majority […]

Charlie Mullins Injured In Practice Crash

Charlie Mullins 2014 GNCC Big Buck - 2nd Place

Factory FMF/KTM rider Charlie Mullins was injured in a practice on Tuesday in his home state of North Carolina. The current point leader in both the AMA National Enduro and GNCC Series injured his wrist in the accident. Mullins underwent surgery yesterday to pin the dislocated right wrist and ligaments that were damaged in the […]

2014 AMA Supercross Toronto Race Results

James Stewart 2014 AMA Supercross Toronto - 1st Place

James Stewart & Yoshimura Suzuki Win Toronto SX Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s James Stewart celebrated what might have been the most-spectacular ride of his career at round 12 of the 2014 AMA/ FIM World Supercross Championship at Canada’s Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario on Saturday night. The Yoshimura Suzuki rider turned in a brilliant performance, […]

Racer Kurt Caselli Dies After Crash

Racer Kurt Caselli Dies After Crash

The motorsports world suffered a major blow this weekend, as champion rider Kurt Caselli passed away due to injuries from a crash. The KTM rider was 30 years old. According to Motorcycle.com, Caselli crashed during the Baja 1000 race in Mexico Nov. 15. He sustained significant injuries and was rushed to a local hospital, where […]

MotoGP Riders Ready For Demanding Race At Sepang

MotoGP Riders Ready For Demanding Race At Sepang

MotoGP riders are getting ready to enter the final stretch of the motorsports series. The beginning of the end occurs this weekend, with the Malaysia Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit slated to push competitors to their brink. The track is known for its demanding nature and oppressive weather, which will most certainly weigh […]

Marc Marquez Extends His Lead With Victory At Aragon

Marc Marquez Extends His Lead With Victory At Aragon

Marc Marquez returned to his winning ways at the Motorland Aragon circuit in Spain during the 14th round of MotoGP’s 2013 competition. The Honda rider extended his lead in the MotoGP standings with a narrow victory over defending champion Jorge Lorenzo. With the win, Marquez claimed a 39-point lead over the second-place Lorenzo. “Today was a […]

Chaz Davies, Tom Sykes Come Out On Top In Germany

Chaz Davies, Tom Sykes Come Out On Top In Germany

Chaz Davies and Tom Sykes emerged as the big winners from the most recent World Superbike round at the Nurburgring circuit in Germany. The two split the motorsports races, both of which ended early when red flags halted the contest due to serious crashes on the track. Sykes won the first race, narrowly beating out Marco […]