American Motorcyclist Association Honors Fallen Veterans

Memorial Day Riders

The American Motorcyclist Association expresses its deepest gratitude to the families and friends of loved ones who have given the ultimate sacrifice in service to the United States, and honors their memories on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27. “Motorcyclists everywhere salute the sacrifices of America’s armed forces and the U.S. citizens who have perished in […]

Triumph Recalls Nearly 3,800 Bikes In The US

Triumph Recalls Nearly 3,800 Bikes In The US

Triumph has been forced to recall almost 3,800 of its motorcycles due to a manufacturing error that could impact the lighting on several models of its bikes. The 2012 and 2013 versions of the Daytona 675, Street Triple, Speed Triples and Tiger 800 are all affected by the recall, and riders could see problems arise with their motorcycle […]

US Motorcycle And ATV Sales Grew In 2012

US Motorcycle Sales Grew In 2012

There’s good news for motorcycle fans in the U.S. Despite previously forecasting a decline in motorcycle sales, the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) reported a 2.6 percent increase in the U.S. market during the past year, Motorcycle.com reports. It was the first time since 2002 that new bike sales in all four major segments – scooters, dual […]

Harley-Davidson Had A Strong Year In 2012

Harley-Davidson Had A Strong Year In 2012

It’s been a solid 12 months for motorcycle brands, and Harley-Davidson joined in on the success. The brand posted significant sales increases for both the fourth quarter of 2012 and the past year as a whole. For all of 2012, the American manufacturer of bikes and motorcycle accessories saw a 6.2 percent increase in global sales. […]

Ural Continues Strong Growth In The Motorcycle Industry

2012 Ural Yamal Limited Edition

Many companies have experienced a surge in sales of bikes and street bike gear, but one of the most surprising increases came from an industry staple. Ural, the longtime manufacturer of sidecar motorcycles, posted 30 percent growth in 2012 after making several improvements to its products. Bolstered by strong years in 2010 and 2011 after […]