NTSB Urging Mandatory Motorcycle Helmet Laws

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is advocating universal motorcycle helmet laws for all riders in all states. Of the 47 states that currently have motorcycle helmet laws, 27 require helmets only for certain riders — usually those under 18. Washington, D.C. and 20 states require helmets for all motorcycle riders. Previously, Florida legislation required […]

Stewart heads formidable Yamaha wing in ’11 AMA-SX

Less than three weeks remain to the start of the seventeen-round 2011 Monster Energy AMA-Supercross and FIM Supercross World Championship in Los Angeles and Yamaha can look to perhaps their strongest ever line-up in the immensely popular off-road discipline. 2009 Supercross Champion James Stewart recently inked a two-year contract with stay with his LandM Racing […]

Ryan Dungey named Cycle News Rider of the Year

After a whirlwind season, 450cc rookie Ryan Dungey has been named the Rider of the Year by Cycle News. Despite only being 20 years old, Dungey’s resume reads like that of riders twice his age. In 2009, captured the championship in the lower classes of supercross and motocross, but expectations were somewhat low for his […]

New law cracks down on motorcycle thieves

There was good news for riders in San Diego this week, as a law will go into effect that will make it illegal to possess “pigtails,” a device specially designed to bypass a motorcycle’s ignition system, allowing crooks to easily steal parked motorcycles right off the street. Starting on January 1st, police will be able […]

Bringing the Adelanto GP back to life

Race Town 395 in collaboration with Off Road Sports is bringing the Adelanto GP back to life. February 12-13, 2011 Last year was supposed to be the last ADGP, but Scott Haydis did what he had to do to keep it going. “This race has a rich heritage for off-road racing, the city of Adelanto […]