Virginia Considering Motorcycle-Only Checkpoint Ban

Several states have attempted to set up motorcycle-only checkpoints in order to perform safety checks, but the legality of solely ticketing motorcyclists has been disputed. Virginia now finds itself at the center of controversy after the state allegedly singled out riders during the Virginia Beach Bike Classic. Matt Danielson, counsel to the Virginia Coalition of […]

Du Pont Motorcycle Collection Sells For More Than $1 Million

The world-famous Du Pont family sold off their motorcycle collection for more than $1 million, reports AllAboutBikes. The final tally of revenue generated by the auction exceeded pre-sale estimates by more than double. The priciest items in the auction were definitely the Indian motorcycles, many of which were kept pristine over the years. A 1906 […]

Triumph Introduces New Motorcycles, Including Limited Edition Steve McQueen Model

Triumph has announced the debut of three new motorcycles, including a limited edition model that bears the name of legendary Hollywood star Steve McQueen, reports Clutch and Chrome. McQueen’s taste for motorcycles is well-documented, and Triumph was one of the rider’s favorite brands. He owned a heavily-modified Triumph Bonneville and even rode a Triumph Trophy […]

South Carolina To Vote Soon On Motorcycle Helmet Laws For All Riders

Motorcycle helmet laws have been in the forefront of the legislative world across the nation as of late, and issues surrounding the legislation will soon come to a head in South Carolina. Currently, only riders under 21 are required to wear protective headgear while riding, but some legislators are pushing for a mandatory helmet law […]

New Hampshire Senator Condemns Federal Interference In Helmet Laws

Federal legislators are still debating the Motor Vehicle and Highway Safety Improvement Act of 2011, which could have big repercussions for motorcycle riders. While the issue of motorcycle helmet laws has been left up to the states in the past, several versions of the bill have included an amendment that would indirectly force states to […]