Drivers And Riders Should Take Safety Precautions This Summer

Drivers And Riders Should Take Safety Precautions This Summer

Much like riding a bicycle or driving a car, throwing your leg over a motorcycle and going for a ride takes a lot of practice. Since the weather has warmed up across the country, more and more riders are taking to the roads every day, which is why May is designated as Motorcycle Safety Awareness […]

New Proposal Calls For Minimum Sound Requirements In Electric Vehicles

New Proposal Calls For Minimum Sound Requirements In Electric Vehicles

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has proposed setting a federal standard that would require all electric vehicles to have minimum sound levels in order to alert pedestrians of their approach.

Vega Recalls More Than 30,000 Motorcycle Helmets

Vega Recalls More Than 30,000 Motorcycle Helmets

The popular motorcycle gear manufacturer Vega Helmet Corp. is recalling more than 30,000 of its XTS helmets after it was found that the gear may not adequately protect riders in the event of a crash.

2013 BMW C600 Recalled In The U.S.

2013 BMW C600 Sport Scooter

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced a recall of the 2013 BMW C600 Sport in the U.S., due to a problem with the side fairings of the scooter.

50 U.S. Lawmakers Oppose Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

AMA Logo

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, […]