New Virginia Law Bars Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

In a victory for motorcyclists, Virginia is the latest state to bar motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Feb. 28, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell signed into law H.B. 187, which was introduced by Delegate C. Todd Gilbert (R-Shenandoah). The new law, which takes effect July 1, prohibits law enforcement agencies from establishing […]

New Icon 1000 Lineup Offers Stylish Motorcycle Gear

Icon’s new 1000 collection evokes the power and aggressiveness of 1000cc displacement motorcycles. Motorcycle apparel manufacturer Icon recently unveiled their new 1000 collection, which is a brand new line of motorcycle boots, jackets, gloves and more. The collection’s name stems from the power and aggressiveness of 1000cc displacement motorcycles. With a look and style influenced […]

Chaparral Motorsports Introduces Motorcycle Tire Finder

The search for the best motorcycle tire made easy. Chaparral Motorsports Features a new finder for motorcycle tires. Chaparral Motorsports continues to bring its customers the latest technology to help them find the riding products they need, and the new online Motorcycle Tire Finder is the latest example of this. Veteran riders know that the […]

Motorcycle Pays Homage To Flight 93, Sells For $50,000

A motorcycle that paid tribute to the passengers and crew who died on United Flight 93 in 2001 recently sold at an auction and brought in a hefty sum – $50,000. The Barrettt-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, was broadcast on national television, according to The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. The bike was donated by Georgia businessman Bob […]

US House Bill Has Trails Funding, No Money For Motorcycle Checkpoints

Renewed funding for motorized trails and a ban on funding for motorcycle-only checkpoints are included in a major federal transportation bill being considered by a key U.S. House committee, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is expected to vote Feb. 2 on a transportation funding authorization bill — H.R. […]