AMA Announces Six Award Recipients Who Have Made An Impact On Motorcycling Community

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Board of Directors recently announced it would be giving six individuals prestigious awards to acknowledge their impact on the motorcycle community. This includes motorcycle rights activist Jerry Abboud, who will receive the AMA Dud Perkins Lifetime Achievement Award for his effort to protect the interests and rights of motorcycle, ATV, […]

Allstate Debuts Custom Bikes To Promote Safety At Daytona Bike Week

Just in time for Daytona Bike Week, Allstate Insurance announced the details of four custom-built bikes that will be on display during the Florida motorcycle event. These motorcycles are the result of the very first collaborative effort between three famous bike builders – Rick Fairless, Dave Perewitz and Arlen Ness. Each bike has a special […]

Audi/Volkswagen May Buy Ducati

German automaker Audi is reportedly in talks to acquire superbike manufacturer Ducati, according to Reuters. Two sources familiar with the matter told the news outlet that talks have begun with regards to the Italian motorbike company, which has been up for sale since 2008. The company is reportedly looking to receive $1.1 billion, although a […]

AMA Announces Changes To Annual Banquet

The American Motorcyclist Association has announced that it will be making changes to this year’s championship banquet, which honors the best motorsports competitor from around the country in dozens of different divisions. The champions in all AMA-sanctioned motorcycle and ATV competitions are invited to the banquet, where winning riders officially receive their medals and trophies. […]

New Virginia Law Bars Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

In a victory for motorcyclists, Virginia is the latest state to bar motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Feb. 28, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell signed into law H.B. 187, which was introduced by Delegate C. Todd Gilbert (R-Shenandoah). The new law, which takes effect July 1, prohibits law enforcement agencies from establishing […]