Senate Transportation Bill Includes Recreational Trails Program

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Two more committees, House yet to weigh in The transportation bill announced Tuesday by U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee includes a re-authorization of the Recreational Trails Program, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The Recreational Trails Program is an $85 million initiative that funds motorized recreational trails. The […]

What To Know About Modifying A Motorcycle Exhaust On A California Bike

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Motorcycle riders frequently consider making alterations to a machine so they can achieve just the custom bike they are looking for. Modifying the exhaust system is a great way to get a strong sound that matches the powerful look and feel of a motorcycle, but riders must be aware of some facts before they start […]

LS2 MX456E Motocross Helmet Offers Safety And Functionality

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When it comes to motocross competition accessories, there is nothing like the LS2 MX456E Helmet. Riders will notice the advanced quality of this product once they see this helmet. However, once they put it on, they’ll realize that comfort and safety can easily coexist. A helmet is the most important piece of gear a motorcyclist will […]

Helmet Showdown: Shoei vs Arai

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Arai and Shoei have a lot more in common than simply the letter at the end of their names. Both brands are near the top of the heap when it comes to motorcycle helmets, and fans of the lines are often tremendously loyal. Still, if you’re in the market for a helmet and aren’t yet […]

EPA Acknowledges that Ethanol Damages Engines

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PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines by increasing exhaust temperatures and indirectly causing component failures, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The EPA statements are found in a rule proposal issued by the Federal Trade Commission regarding a new label for pumps […]