AMA Encourages Motorcycle Lane-Splitting After Study Shows Benefits

Lane Splitting In Traffic

New studies highlighted by the American Motorcyclist Association have been released exploring the statistics on motorcycle riders performing lane-splitting in California. Lane-splitting, also known as filtering, is when a motorcycle moves between traffic and driving lanes, which the AMA said is a “relatively safe maneuver” when drivers in the lane and the motorcyclist know the […]

California Studies Highlight Advantages Of Responsible Lane Splitting

Lane Splitting in traffic

Riding a motorcycle between two lanes of stopped or slowly moving traffic — a tactic known as lane splitting — is a relatively safe maneuver when both the motorcyclist and nearby drivers know the law and adhere to “safe and prudent” practices, according to two California studies released this week. One report is a crash […]

Let’s Ride! 2014 California Red Sticker Riding Season Opens Statewide

red-sticker

Yesterday was a good day for many dirt bike enthusiasts as the remaining swath of Off Highway Vehicle Areas (OHVA) in California opened up for dirt bikes and other vehicles marked with red stickers. The red and green sticker program was established by the California Air Resources Board and the California Department of Motor Vehicles […]

Hormel Motorcycle To Cross Country Running On Bacon Grease

Bacon bike runs on grease.

You might be familiar with the phrase, ‘bacon makes everything better,’ but does that really apply to motorcycles? Sure, it’s great on a BLT or as an accompaniment with some eggs, but motorcycles? According to Hormel, absolutely. Imagine cooking your breakfast and using the grease to then power your vehicle? Well, imagine no more. The […]

2014 AMA Pro Motocross Hangtown Race Results

Ken Roczen 2014 AMA Pro Motocross Hangtown - 1st Place

Ken Roczen Earns First Career 450MX Victory, Jeremy Martin Sweeps Hangtown The 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, made its second and final stop in the state of California on Saturday for round two of the 12-race championship series. The 450 Class saw an all-new winner as rookie Ken Roczen […]