Massachusetts Bikers Argue For The Economics Of No Helmet Laws

The battle over motorcycle helmets is popping up in just about every state in the country. In states that have no helmet laws, safety advocates are trying to get them passed. In states with laws already in place, bikers are trying to get them overturned. The latter is the case in Massachusetts, where motorcyclists are […]

Du Pont Family To Auction Off A Number Of Classic, Vintage, And Rare Motorcycles

The Du Pont family recently announced that they will be auctioning off 50 historic motorcycles at the second annual Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale this January. According to Motorcycle Cruiser, the DuPont family invested in the Indian Motorcycle Company in 1923, and took charge of the business in 1929, so it’s no surprise that a […]

Bikers To Ride Cross-Country For 9/11 Victims

Ken Nacke and his brother Louis always talked about hitting the road on their motorcycles and seeing the country together. “We always wanted to see Mount Rushmore, Yosemite, Yellowstone,” Ken told the San Francisco Examiner. “That kind of stuff is what we planned to do.” Unfortunately for Ken, his brother died before the trip could […]

IIHS Calls For Mandatory Motorcycle Helmet Laws

The IIHS is a non-profit organization funded by insurance companies and dedicated to cutting down on accidents. The group is highly-regarded for their “top safety picks” in both the automotive and motorcycle worlds (although they have faced some criticism from the American Motorcyclist Association in the past). The IIHS recently submitted a report to the […]

Sturgis Brings in Money for South Dakota

The annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota draws thousands of bikers from all across the country, and the yearly gathering has a positive effect on the locals who live in Sturgis year-round. In fact, the Sturgis mayor recently gave the annual “State of the Rally” event, which revealed some details about how this year’s […]