International Motorcycle Show comes to Manhattan

City dwellers got a nice dose of motorcycle action while they were snowed in, as the International Motorcycle Show rolled into the West Side of Manhattan. More than 600 models were on display, including a selection of dirt bikes, cruisers, street bikes, sport bikes and scooters. Riders could check out the latest models from all […]

Villopoto wins LA Supercross

Ryan Villopoto took home his second win of the season at the Los Angeles Supercross in Dodger Stadium, cementing his position atop the AMA Supercross standings. Villopoto, of Monster Energy Kawasaki, was able to pilot his KX 450 F to first place in front of 41,000 fans. It wasn’t an easy win, however, as wet […]

Zero to upgrade production facilities

Zero Motorcycles has made headlines as one of the top electric motorcycle manufacturers, turning out some impressive bikes that have been able to match gas-powered counterparts in many regards. Yet the company hasn’t had the production capacity to keep up with the bigger names in the business. The manufacturer has made moves to change that […]

Harley mitigates losses, excites investors

Harley Davidson diehards who were worried about their favorite brand in the midst of the economic recession can rest easy, as the company has announced better-than-expected sales results, leading investors to jump aboard the once-troubled company. At first glance, the numbers might not appear to be great news for the company. Worldwide sales were down […]

Bill introduced to exempt kids’ dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles from federal ‘lead law’

With the deadline fast approaching that would effectively ban the sale of kids’ dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-Mont.) has introduced legislation to end the ban, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Jan. 25, Rehberg introduced H.R. 412, the Kids Just Want to Ride Act, which would exempt kids’ off-highway […]