Hispanics comprise seven percent of American motorcyclists overall, and eleven percent of younger riders – those of Generations X and Y. As part of its long-standing policy of reaching out to riders of all backgrounds and ethnicities, the Motorcycle Safety Foundation has released a Spanish-language version of its Motorcycle Operator Manual.
The American Motorcyclist Association and Polaris Industries Inc. are pleased to announce that Polaris Industries has become an AMA business member, and owners of Victory or Indian brand motorcycles can opt into a new AMA affinity program that includes Victory- or Indian-themed membership cards.
Shoei’s GT-Air helmet lives up to its name. It is fairly light and is both comfortable and balanced.
Admittedly, there are times I venture out with little more than a helmet for protection. While I appreciate the freedom to choose how much safety gear I wear, my personal attitude is changing, and I’m more inclined to choose more gear rather than less these days.
SIDI, makers of top-of-the-line footwear for motorcyclists, is the official boot of the Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series, the Yamaha Super Ténéré AMA National Adventure Riding Series and the AMA Premier Touring Series.
Kaley Johnson of Twin Lake, Mich., secured three grand championships at the AMA Ice Race Grand Championship in Edgerton, Wis., on Feb. 14-15. That performance also earned her the award for Ice Racer of the Year.
More than 3,000 model year 2015 KTM and Husqvarna brand enduro motorcycles have been recalled because the front fork pistons can become stuck within the fork leg and cause the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash.
Two of the best recreational riding series in the country, the Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series and the Yamaha Super Ténéré AMA National Adventure Riding Series, kick off next month with events in Florida and Arizona.
The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2015 AMA Awards. The six motorcyclists selected by the AMA Board of Directors have made outstanding contributions to the motorcycling community and their efforts support the AMA mission to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling.
The Marketplace Events (MPE) Motorcycle Group, producers of the highly acclaimed American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) – one of North America’s fastest-growing trade shows – announced its plans today to produce a new series of events directed at motorcycle and powersports consumers. The shows will be timed to promote 2016 model year products. Locations and dates are to be announced soon.