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Motorcyclists Block California Freeway For Proposal Stunt

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Call it what you want to but you gotta admit Hector “Tank” Martinez’s marriage proposal was a bit over the top.  The California sportbike rider and member of the 710 Bikerz and 300 of his friends blocked the I-10 freeway… Continue Reading

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Goldwing Replacement Tires Recalled

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Continental Tire is recalling certain ContiMotion motorcycle tires, size 180/60R16 M/C 74H produced from December 19, 2010, through September 24, 2011. The tires were sold as replacement equipment for Honda GoldWing 1800 motorcycles. Some of these tires may experience uneven… Continue Reading

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KID ROCK AND HARLEY-DAVIDSON LAUNCH FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND COLLABORATION DURING 110TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR

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Learning from previous mistakes (Elton John headlining the 100th anniversary celebration)  Harley-Davidson has announced an exclusive partnership with legendary musician and ‘American Badass’ Kid Rock, including a Saturday night performance for the company’s 110th Anniversary celebration in Milwaukee over this year’s… Continue Reading

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Virginia’s Freedom of Choice Helmet Law Killed in Committee

Subcommittee strikes down proposal to allow Virginia motorcyclists to ride without helmets

Del. Ben Cline, a Republican from Rockbridge County introduced a bill (HB2010) in the Virginia house transportation subcommittee that would have allowed motorcyclists here to make the choice to use or not use a helmet when they ride.  Despite support… Continue Reading

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Official Wants To Ban Motorcycles From Mountain Passes

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In another bizarre example of “more laws make our lives better” thinking, the website autoevolution is reporting that Alain Perret, prefect of Lower-Rhine region in France, wants to ban the access of motorcycles in the high mountain passes of the Vosgi during weekends. The… Continue Reading

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Motorcycle Journalist Kevin Ash Killed During Press Launch

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“It is with deep regret that BMW Motorrad confirms the fatal injury of Kevin Ash in a motorcycle accident during a launch event in South Africa. The accident happened to the north of a town called George, 250 kilometres east… Continue Reading

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Hold On Tighter Kid!

When most parents want to be rid of the kids for a while they drop them off at the babysitters…or at Grandma’s.  But this dad dropped his kid off in the street….quite literally. “Junior, I swear if you don’t shut… Continue Reading

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Ducati Says 2012 Best Sales Year Ever

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January 18, 2013  Yesterday, Ducati North America  announced that 2012 was the company’s best year in the market, with a 21% increase over 2011 in total sales of motorcycles and a 42% jump in its apparel division. Chief Executive Cristiano Silei… Continue Reading

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HARLEY-DAVIDSON FREEDOM JACKET JOURNEYS THOUSANDS OF MILES IN ONE YEAR TO UNITE INDEPENDENTS AROUND THE WORLD

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Fans Near and Far Tell Incredible Stories of Freedom and Adventure through a Single Leather Jacket as it Travels the Globe for Harley’s 110th Anniversary Celebration MILWAUKEE (Jan. 15, 2013) – In August 2012, Harley-Davidson fans around the world kicked off a… Continue Reading