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Bill introduced to block motorcycle-only checkpoints

A federal lawmaker has introduced legislation to prevent the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) from giving money to states and local jurisdictions for motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On March 3, Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) introduced the… Continue Reading

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Ducati Recalls Over 3,000 Multistrada Cycles for Fuel Tank Problems

2003-2009 Multistrada's are being recalled.

DUCATI IS RECALLING certain model year 2006 MULTISTRADA 620,  2003-2006, MULTISTRADA 1000, and 2007-2009, MULTISTRADA 1100 motorcycles because of a potential fuel leak that can occur at the fuel tank pump flange seal.  Should a leak occur, the motorcycle could… Continue Reading

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BMW Recalls F650GS

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BMW is recalling a certain number (1,835) of F650GS motorcycles model year 2007 through 2010 manufactured from November 2006 through January 2010. A washer may interfere with the front disc brake fasteners’ torque. As a result, over time, a fastener… Continue Reading

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Thumbs Nose at Congress and Discriminates Against Motorcycles

Troopers in Georgia to set up "motorcycle only checkpoints"

The Motorcycle Riders Foundation has learned from a source at the US Department of Transportation that they have funded the motorcycle only roadside checkpoints. NHTSA decided to fund the program despite being asked by Congress not to fund the program… Continue Reading