Congress Holds Hearing on CPSEA

A Congressional hearing on a proposed law that could end the sales ban on youth-model dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) was conducted on Thursday, April 29, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reported today. The hearing on the proposed bill, the “Consumer Product Safety Enhancement Act” (CPSEA), was held by the House Committee on Energy and […]

McGrath Takes Podium Spot at TORC Opener

McGrath took home a solid third place finish and then on Father’s Day Sunday, poised for another third place finish, McGrath suffered a late-race crash from behind which spun him into the infield dropping him back and forcing the 2-wheel champ to settle for sixth place. McGrath had this to say about the TORC season […]

Zero Motorcycles conquers the hardest Enduro Race in the world

Erzberg (Austria), 15 June 2010 – For the first time in the history of the Erzberg Rodeo an electric powered motorcycle was able to finish the race. The two Zero drivers – the Austrian Richard Kreidl (17) and the German Martin Köck (50) took part at the “Iron Road Prolog” and were both successful. Kreidl […]

BMW recalls motorcycles due to faulty drivetrains

BMW is recalling certain ’08-’09 F 650 GS and F 800 GS models manufactured from Sept. 27, 2007, through March 30, 2009. The company is also recalling ’07-’08 G 650 Xcountry, Xchallenge and Xmoto models manufacturered from Nov. 29, 2006, through May 19, 2008. The drive chains of the F650 GS and F800 GS may […]

Honda Issues Recall on California Model Fury

Japanese motorcycle manufacturer, Honda is recalling 2010 VT1300CX/A models sold in the California.  Honda, in accordance with the requirements of the Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board, issued a emissions recall campagin. Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has determined that a defect that relates to emissions regulations exists in certain 2010 VT1300CX/A Fury motorcycles. On affected units, […]