Mini, Smart, prep electric scooters for Paris debut

Mini and Smart, two brands known more for their four-wheeled microcars, are branching out into the two-wheeled market, with both companies making plans to debut concept versions of electric scooters at the Paris Motor Show. Both scooters are expected to achieve an estimated 60-mile range through the use of lithium-ion batteries that can be fully […]

Schwarzenegger controls fate of California noise bill

A California bill that would limit what custom motorcycle accessories a rider could place on their tail pipe has made its way to the desk of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger for approval. Yet although the bill has passed the state senate, some bikers are holding out hope that the Terminator, himself an avid motorcycle fan, will […]

2010 AMA Motorcross Pala Results

The final round of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship held at Pala Raceway proved to be a weekend filled with multiple ups and downs.  Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Ryan Dungey won both motos and the overall at the final race of the 2010 AMA Pro Motocross series at Pala Raceway in Southern California. Dungey […]

Scorpion XDR Commander Jacket Review

With fall and winter on the horizon, cruiser bikers will need to find a motorcycle jacket suitable for cold temperatures. With that in mind, riders may want to look at a jacket made to keep riders warm over long distances. Scorpion’s XDR (Extreme Distance Rider) line features several jackets suitable for this purpose, but many […]

Schuberth to make North American return with C3 helmet

Schuberth, a German company that manufactures motorcycle helmets, will make their return to the North American market in the coming months with the debut of the C3 flip-up helmet. The company previously planned to expand stateside but ran into technical problems with a distributor. Now, the German manufacturers have established their own North American office, […]