Georgia to implement bike checkpoints for Daytona

The question of motorcycle-only checkpoints is a hot debate in the biking community, and it’s about to get hotter, as the state of Georgia has announced plans to institute the checkpoints on major roads leading down into Florida, potentially subjecting thousands of bikers traveling to Daytona Bike Week to searches and inspections. Georgia claims that […]

Honda defends against cheating accustations

Honda’s recent string of top results in MotoGP testing may leave other teams scratching their head – as the trio of Casey Stoner, Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Doviozo have yet to be beaten. Not only have these three racers topped or nearly topped all the tests thus far, the results haven’t really even been close. […]

Amateur dirt bike rider returns from injuries

Every professional motorsports competitor has hardships that they have to overcome before they can get to the top of their sport. Tyler Luft, 18, isn’t quite on the top yet, but he’s certainly had hardships. Luft got his first bike when he was 7 years old, a 50cc Honda. He raced in his first competition […]

Suzuki to recall nearly 75,000 bikes

Japanese motorcycle manufacturer Suzuki has announced that it will recall nearly 75,000 bikes due to an issue with the regulator and rectifier assemblies. This wide-ranging problem actually affects 12 different models across the Suzuki lineup. According to the company, the main issue is with the adhesion between the power module and rectifier case. When the […]

Top accessories from the Indy Dealer Expo

The 2011 Indy Dealer Expo gives manufacturers a chance to show off the latest in motorcycle accessories, with the hope that the dealers in attendance will take notice and start stocking the parts in their showrooms. It’s also a chance for the public to get a sneak peek at a few of the products that […]