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Ducati Featured at Dana Point Concours

Thursday, May 31, 2012
2012 Dana Point Concours d'Elegance names Ducati as the Featured Motorcycle Marque of the year.

BMW Rentals for Pacific Northwest Rally

Thursday, May 31, 2012
Rent a BMW motorcycle for the Pacific North West Adventure Rally.

STM: Hailwood’s 1978 Formula One TT

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
With the 2012 TT in full swing, our Man Melling recalls the story behind Mike Hailwood’s glorious return to the Isle of Man TT in 1978.

News Flash: Ducatisti Like Their Brand

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Ducati’s official Facebook page reaches a milestone one millionth 'Like'.

Italian Quake Halts Ducati Production

Tuesday, May 29, 2012
A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Emilia Romagna region of Northern Italy on Tuesday and Ducati production came to a halt in Bologna as the Italian manufacturer assess the damage.

RawHyde Pacific NW Adventure Rally 2012

Friday, May 25, 2012
The Pacific Northwest Adventure Rally returns to Leavenworth, Washington for the third year in a row. Supported by RawHyde and Touratech, the Rally will be a chance to spend three days in the Cascade Mountains on touring an adventure rider's paradise.

Motus Reveals New West Coast Dealers

Friday, May 25, 2012
Motus Motorcycles expands its dealer network into California, Washington and Nevada.

Rod Bush to be Inducted into MoHF

Friday, May 25, 2012
Rod Bush will be inducted into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame as part of the 2012 AMA Legends Weekend at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 16-17.

AMA Gives Thanks this Memorial Day

Friday, May 25, 2012
The American Motorcyclist Association expresses its deepest gratitude to those in America's armed forces, and citizens, who've given their lives in service to their country.

ADV Americas Ride – Colombia to Peru

Friday, May 25, 2012
The Adventure Across the Americas ride crosses into the southern hemisphere, with our intrepid traveler riding through Colombia to Peru – visiting the famed ruins of Machu Picchu.

AMA Honors Racing Pioneer Mary McGee

Friday, May 25, 2012
The AMA will honor motorcycle racing pioneer Mary McGee at the 2012 AMA International Women and Motorcycling Conference in Carson City, Nevada on July 26-29th.

Salt Addiction: Brian Leckey

Thursday, May 24, 2012
The world's fastest rider, Rocky Robinson, chats with LSR filmmaker Brian Leckey, the man behind "Landspeed Shootout" and "Ack Attack: The Fastest Bike in the World."

Rep Duncan Promotes Motorcycles to Congress

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Congressional Motorcycle Safety Caucus Member and House Highways and Transit Subcommittee Chairman John Duncan entered a statement to the Congressional Record on recognizing motorcycles and scooters as viable transportation options.

2012 KLR650 Project Bike Part 1

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Motorcycle USA’s KLR650 project bike gets its first upgrades in the Oregon garage, kitted with an aftermarket battery, Dunlop knobbies and routine maintenance update.

Offroad Demo Rides at AMA Vintage Days

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Off-road demo rides come to AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Motorcyclist Fatalities Did Not Increase in 2011

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
According to a preliminary report by the Governors Highway Safety Association, motorcyclist fatalities for 2011 will be about the same as they were for 2010.

Tennessee, Louisiana Raise $132,000 for PBTF

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Middle Tennessee, Louisiana riders raise $132,000 for PBTF.

Winners Announced in Ride For Kids Drawing

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Two bikes make winners twice as happy in the 2012 Ride for Kids motorcycle drawing.

AMA Members Get Sam’s Club Benefits

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
AMA members enjoy special savings at Sam's Club with a new member benefit.

Zero Launches 2012 DS Police Motorcycle

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Zero Motorcycles has launced its DS Police Motorcycle to help meet the needs of law enforcement and security agencies across the world.

Cycle News Issue 20 Available

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The May 22, 2012 digital edition of Cycle News is available online and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

MSF's Dr. Ochs VP of Training Systems

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Motorcycle Safety Foundation promotes Dr. Ray Ochs to Vice President of Training Systems. Ochs is lauded for leadership and ingenuity in motorcycle safety training.

Peirspeed to Distribute Vectrix in US

Monday, May 21, 2012
VECTRIX signs U.S. Distributor Agreement with GA-based Peirspeed.

AMA Vintage Days Honors Craig Vetter

Monday, May 21, 2012
Craig Vetter to be honored as Grand Marshal at the AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days.

ADV Americas Ride - Guatemala to Colombia

Friday, May 18, 2012
The Adventure across the Americas ride continues through Guatemala to Colombia, with an El Salvador border chase and Canadian bikers to the rescue.

AMA National Convention at Lake George NY

Friday, May 18, 2012
AMA National Convention comes to Lake George, N.Y., June 4-9.

Zero Motorcycles New Summer Promotion

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Zero Motorcycles launches a new summer promotion, 'The first 25,000 mile of electricity are on us'.

Sena Supports Motorcycle Safety Awareness

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Sena supports Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, the Bluetooth innovator reminds drivers and riders to stay safe and avoid unnecessary distractions.

Dr. Frazier: The Missing Link

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Dr. Gregory Frazier returns to the island of Mindoro in the Philippines to conquer an adventure ride he once had to abandon.

Queen City Mods & Rockers Rally in Cincy

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
The 1st Annual Queen City Mods & Rockers Rally roars into Cincinnati Ohio on June 2nd.

Zero National Demo Day May 19th

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Zero Motorcycles to host National Demo Day on May 19, all riders are invited to demo the 100 plus miles range electric motorcycles.

SYM Wolf Classic vs. CCW tha Misfit

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Our favorite Bay Area literary roustabout steps into cafe-racer mode comparing the SYM Wolf Classic 150 and Cleveland CycleWerk's tha Misfit.

Thundersprint 2012 Another Success

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Northwich’s very own Grand Prix in a car park had burst into life for Thundersprint 2012. The Thundersprint Bike Show, held on the piazza outside the Memorial Hall, saw a huge attendance.

Kawasaki Demo Days at 2012 AMA IWMC

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Kawasaki Good Times Street Demo Days are headed for the sixth AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference.

Piaggio Launches Moto Guzzi Originals Site

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
New 'Moto Guzzi Originals' microsite targets a new generation of tiders and style-setters as the Italian motorcycle manufacturer launches online destination.

NMM Vintage Rally 2012 June 1-3

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
The Vintage Rally 2012 at the National Motorcycle Museum features a bike show, swap meet, vintage motorcycling panel discussions, and eve a pro hillclimb competition.

Kymco USA Demos Headed to AMA IWMC

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
KYMCO USA demo fleet is headed to AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference.

EagleRider to Offer Pillion Rides

Monday, May 14, 2012
No motorcycle license? No problem. EagleRider launches pillion rides & day tours allowing non-riders to experience the thrill of the open road.

Zero Claims 240% Growth in Q1 2012

Friday, May 11, 2012
While its rival Brammo gets headlines for revealing its new Empulse, Zero Motorcycles touts a 240% increase in revenue for Q1.

Be a World Superbike VIP and Help the Kids

Friday, May 11, 2012
Miller Motorsports Park is offering Ride for Kids supporters a great deal on a VIP Ticket package for World Superbike weekend, May 26-28.

Daimler Plans smart Electric Scooter by 2014

Friday, May 11, 2012
Automotive giant Daimler has announced plans to bring the smart electric scooter concept to market by 2014.

Zero Motorcycles to Host National Demo Day

Friday, May 11, 2012
Zero Motorcycles to host National Demo Day on May 19th. The program encourages consumers to test ride an electric motorcycle.

ADV Americas Ride - LA to Mexico

Friday, May 11, 2012
Our new British field agent flies to the States, buys an XR650 and then heads south… to Rio de Janeiro! Read the first installment of the ADV Americas Ride.

AMA Adds Seminars to the 2012 AMA IWMC

Thursday, May 10, 2012
AMA announces additional seminars for 2012 AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference.

Contour Launches New Camera Mounts

Thursday, May 10, 2012
Contour launches motorsports mount bundles for motorcycle, atv and car racing enthusiasts.

Houston’s 20th Ride for Kids Tops $321,000

Thursday, May 10, 2012
Motorcyclists’ hearts are as big as the Lone Star State—just ask any of the 13 young brain tumor survivors who attended Houstons Ride for Kids.

May 6th Ride for Kids Events Total $301,000

Thursday, May 10, 2012
May 6th Ride for Kids events total $301,000.

Magni R3 Makes World Debut at Quail Gathering

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Italian motorcycle maker Magni teamed up with Triple Tecs to build the Magni R3 'Rocket' featuring the first British engine mated to Magni's signature double cradle chrome-moly race frame.

Brammo Empulse First Look

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Brammo unveils its new Empulse and Empulse R electric motorcycles at a media event in Hollywood.

Parrish vs Roberts at Thundersprint 2012

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Steve Parrish and Matt Roberts are ready for anything in the Bare Knuckle Thundersprint Battle Preview.

AMA News and Notes June 2012

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events around the world.

Cycle News Issue 18 Available

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
The May 8, 2012 digital edition of Cycle News is available online and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Survey Says Drivers Ignorant of Lane Splitting

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
A new survey from the California Office of Traffic Safety shows that nearly half of California drivers are unaware that lane-splitting is legal, with 7% admitting to trying to prevent it.

Triumph Celtic Tour in the UK

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Edelweiss Bike Travel offers the Triumph Celtic motorcycle tour of the UK this August.

AMA on Motorcycle Awareness Month

Monday, May 7, 2012
The American Motorcyclist Association urges extra precautions during May, the Motorcycle Awareness Month.

Early Signup Deadline Extended for IWMC

Monday, May 7, 2012
Early registration deadline has been extended for the AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference.

AMA Online Survey for Women Motorcyclists

Monday, May 7, 2012
American Motorcyclist Association online survey gives voice to women motorcyclists.

Jan Plessner Named Editor of LadyMoto.com

Friday, May 4, 2012
Jan Plessner Named Director of Business Development and Editor of LadyMoto.com for AllAboutBikes Magazine.

Cycle News is Back, so is Motocross Cat

Thursday, May 3, 2012
Cycle News is back… and so is Motocross Cat! The retro classic commemorative t-shirt is now available.

Backmarker: Misadventure Riding

Thursday, May 3, 2012
Our Backmarker relates the tale of two riders who head south on a pair of old Hondas with little more than their wrenching skills and adventurous spirit as guides

Klim Adventure Summit Registration Open

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Join KLIM for another epic ride at the 2nd Annual Adventure Summit.

See Motus MST-R Prototype at Ohlins USA

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
A Moment in Motorcycling History: Motus MST-R Prototype to be at Öhlins USA.

Bikers-Are You Protected?

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Attorney Michael H. Rosenzweig outlines important information regarding motorcycle insurance, safety and what to do after an accident.