Indian Motorcycle Debuts New Engine

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Indian Motorcycle Honors The Past And Powers The Future With The Thunder Stroke 111 Engine All-New 111-Cubic Inch V-Twin Power Plant Unifies Iconic Past and Advanced Engineering to Deliver Heartbeat of Upcoming, All New 2014 Indian Motorcycle Indian Motorcycle, the first American motorcycle company, announced the details of the all new Thunder Stroke 111™ engine […]

Daytona Beach Bike Week Features Full Slate Of Two-Wheeled Fun

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On Jan. 24, 1937, the first running of the Daytona 200 took place on the hard sand of Daytona Beach, Fla. Since that race, won by AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Ed Kretz of Monterey Park, Calif., the annual event has grown into a motorcycling mecca, packed full of racing and recreational riding events. This […]

Harley-Davidson To Celebrate Anniversary At Daytona Bike Week

Harley-Davidson To Celebrate Anniversary At Daytona Bike Week

Harley-Davidson revised a year-long celebration to honor its 110th anniversary, and fans in attendance at Daytona Bike Week will now be able to get in on the fun. The manufacturer has announced that it will have special displays of motorcycles, accessories and paraphernalia at the festival, which runs from March 9 to 16 at Riverfront […]

50 U.S. Lawmakers Oppose Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

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Some 50 U.S. House members have signed onto a bill that would bar the U.S. transportation secretary from providing funds for motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The measure, H.R. 904 authored by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), would prohibit the transportation secretary from providing grants or any funds to a state, county, town, township, […]

Congressmen Draft Letter Opposing Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

Congressmen Draft Letter Opposing Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

One of the more critical issues for motorcycle lobbyists in recent years has been the dispute over motorcycle-only checkpoints. The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) and its political allies have been fighting against the funding for these checkpoints at both the state and federal level, as they believe the checkpoints unfairly single out motorcycle riders as […]