2013 AMA Awards Acknowledge Outstanding Motorcyclists

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The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce six national awards that recognize meritorious contributions to the world of motorcycling. The AMA Board of Directors adopted the selections unanimously at its recent meeting in Indianapolis on Feb. 16. For 2013, motorcycling advocate Andy Goldfine — founder of Aerostich/RiderWearHouse and inspiration for the annual worldwide “Ride […]

Harley-Davidson Teams Up With Wiley X To Offer New Eyewear

Harley-Davidson Teams Up With Wiley X To Offer New Eyewear

Riders looking for some new eyewear to wear on the roads are in luck. Harley-Davidson recently launched a new line of 32 glasses and goggles to use for protection while riding and it did so with input from the top brand Wiley X. “Our riders expect the highest quality riding gear from the Motor Company,” […]

California Lawmaker Withdraws Lane-Splitting Bill

California Lawmaker Withdraws Lane-Splitting Bill

California Lawmaker Withdraws Bill That Would Have Restricted Lane-Splitting by Motorcyclists The sponsor of a California Senate bill that would have restricted the current practice of lane-splitting by motorcyclists will withdraw the bill from consideration, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. Lane-splitting by motorcyclists in California is recognized by the California Highway Patrol and helps ease […]

Nebraska Bill Could Let Motorcyclists Run Red Lights

Nebraska Bill Could Let Motorcyclists Run Red Lights

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 […]

Older Motorcyclists Face More Dangers On The Road

Older Motorcyclists Face More Dangers On The Road

Riders of any age can find joy on the open road, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t things to be concerned about. Safety is a key worry for all motorcyclists, and older riders especially need to be aware of and prepare for the dangers on the road. A new study from Brown University found that […]