Ryan Villopoto Shines At St. Louis Supercross Ryan Villopoto just can’t stop winning. The Kawasaki rider was victorious for the fourth time in nine motorsports races, but it certainly wasn’t an easy path to the top of the podium. The race was only three laps in when a crash red flagged the contest. Villopoto, who [...]
Harley-Davidson tries to make a name for itself as more than just a manufacturer of motorcycles and cruiser accessories. With a special foundation set up to distribute funds and goods to charitable organizations around the U.S., the brand works hard to give back to the community and help others. The Harley-Davidson Foundation donated $4.5 million to various [...]
Motorcyclists often encounter problems at red lights. Traffic sensors can pick up the presence of cars and trucks waiting at red lights with ease, but lighter, more compact bikes can occasionally be overlooked. To combat this problem, Paul Schumacher, a Nebraska state senator, has proposed a bill that would allow motorcyclists who have waited more than [...]
After losing most of the summer season to a broken elbow, Charlie Mullins returned to the Enduro circuit with a win at the Leadbelt National Enduro in Missouri.
One of the more important motorcycle-related charities in the country is Ride For Kids, where motorcyclists organize rides in order to raise money for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF).
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, [...]
Bipartisan Congressional Letter Seeks To End Federal Funding Of Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints U.S. Reps. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) and Tom Petri ((R-Wis.), together with 29 additional members of Congress, have sent a letter to the leadership of the House-Senate Surface Transportation Reauthorization Conference Committee requesting the inclusion of language in the conference report that would prohibit the [...]