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Philadelphia Man Wins Triumph Bonneville T100

Friday, June 29, 2012
Fred Diehl, a truck driver from Philadelphia, won the Castrol Triumph sweepstakes and claimed his 2012 Triumph Bonneville T100 motorcycle at a recent ceremony in Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Zero Motorcycles Releases "Going Electric"

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Zero Motorcycles announced the release of "Going Electric" – an indepth look at the evolving world of electric motorcycles. The all-new educational pamphlet is a collection of data points and information to provide readers with up-to-date information on electric motorcycles.

Enter to Win The Motorcycle Book Giveaway

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Motorcycle USA and DK Publishing are giving away copies of the new book, Motorcycle: The Definitive Visual History with the grand prize winner scoring a $300 Harley-Davidson gift card as well.

Single Track Mind: Bonneville Salt Flats

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Most riders only catch a sidelong glimpse of the famed Bonneville Salt Flats while doing 75 mph on I-80. Our man Melling explains why that’s a shame.

TCX Infinity GORE-TEX Boots Review

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
We've got a couple thousand miles of adventure touring in the TCX Infinity GORE-TEX boots. These Italian motorcycle boots are a blend of street and dirt features.

1972 Kawasaki Z1 Scale Model Available

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Yamato Co., Ltd., is pleased to announce history in the making with the introduction of its latest groundbreaking achievement of a 1/6 model of a 1972 Kawasaki Z1.

Valerie Thompson to Attend BMW Owners Event

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Valerie Thompson is to present the World's Fastest Production BMW motorcycle at "Howlin at the Moon Event" at the BMW Motorcycle Owners Association Event in Sedalia Missouri.

Atlas Brace Awarded CE Certification

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Atlas Brace Technologies is please to announce that the Atlas Brace is now CE certified.

Field Meet at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
A motorcycle field meet is slated for the 2012 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days event on July 20-22.

Cycle News Issue 25 Available

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
The June 26, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

AMA Women and Motorcycling Conference

Monday, June 25, 2012
The Motorcycle Industry Council is set to host a reception and luncheon during the AMA International Women and Motorcycling Conference in Carson City, Nevada on Thursday, July 26, 2012.

Del Torchio Outlines Ducati Growth at WDW

Monday, June 25, 2012
Gabriele Del Torchio, President of Ducati Motor Holding, highlighted Ducati's growth and record-breaking sales at World Ducati Week 2012.

World Ducati Week Attendance Breaks Record

Sunday, June 24, 2012
Over 65,000 visitors celebrated 2012 World Ducati Week at the Misano Adriatico Circuit in Italy.

World Ducati Week 2012 Tudor Drag Race

Sunday, June 24, 2012
World Ducati Week 2012 hosted a Drag Race by Tudor at the Misano Adriatico Circuit as part of the four-day celebration of all things Ducati.

2013 Triumph Trophy First Look

Friday, June 22, 2012
Triumph Motorcycles continues to expand its model lineup, adding a sport-touring platform with the all-new 2013 Triumph Trophy.

Vetter Fuel Economy Challenge at AMA Event

Thursday, June 21, 2012
Craig Vetter Fuel Economy Challenge is set for the AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days.

50 US House Members Oppose Checkpoints

Thursday, June 21, 2012
50 U.S. lawmakers oppose motorcycle-only checkpoints.

Salt Addiction: Max Lambky

Thursday, June 21, 2012
This month’s Land Speed Racing feature focuses on Max Lambky, aka Mad Max or The Kansas Bad Man, and the new bent of his Vincent-powered streamliner.

Electric Zero XU Used in MSF Training

Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Zero Motorcycles becomes the first electric motorcycle manufacturer to be utilized in Motorcycle Safety Foundation training programs.

Chinese Motorcycle OEMs Consolidate

Wednesday, June 20, 2012
A market analyst for the Chinese powersports industry notes one of the major trends of the many Chinese motorcycle manufacturers, consolidation.

Cycle News Issue 24 Available

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The June 19, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Memorable Motorcycle: Aprilia SRV 850

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The Aprilia SRV 850 is a luxury scooter with power and design elements that will turn any head. But our man Melling ponders whether the $12,000 is worth the expense?

SENA Sponors MC Touring Documentary

Monday, June 18, 2012
Sena Techologies Inc. sponsors a motorcycle adventure documentary duo on an 8,500 mile journey across the United States and back.

RSD Rocks Lazy Boy Jacket

Friday, June 15, 2012
American made RSD "Lazy Boy" jacket for the Cafe crowd.

Kawasaki Sponsors AMA Touring Series

Friday, June 15, 2012
Announcing the AMA Kawasaki Vulcan Vaquero Premier Touring Series and the AMA Kawasaki Vulcan Vaquero Flash Tours on Facebook.

MIC Touts June 18 Ride to Work Day

Friday, June 15, 2012
Motorcyclists nationwide can celebrate Ride To Work Day on Monday June 18. The Motorcycle Industry encourages all riders to gear up and get riding.

ADV Americas Ride – Rio Finale

Friday, June 15, 2012
Our English adventurer concludes his epic 15-country Adventure Across the Americas trek, riding through Brazil to his Rio de Janeiro finale.

“Where Would You Vespa” Photo Contest

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Vespa USA kicks off the summer riding and travel season with the launch of "Where would you Vespa" photo contest.

MIC Adds Highway Range to EV Protocol

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Motorcycle Industry Council develops a protocol to help determine the range of electric motorcycles as the MIC offers ongoing support for the electric vehicle market.

2013 Honda Metropolitan NCH50 First Ride

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
After a three-year absence Honda brings its Metropolitan scooter back to the US. MotoUSA takes a spin on the redesigned 50cc commuter scooter

Dr. Frazier: Adventure Envelope and Risk

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Dr. Gregory Frazier finds adventure on the back roads of Arizona and an unexpected spill leaves a bad taste in our adventure expert's mouth.

Derek 'Nobby' Clark Inducted into AMA MHoF

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Prolific world championship winning tuner Derek 'Nobby' Clark inducted into AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame.

Second Annual Hoh Rainforest Ride

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Sign-up for the second annual Hoh Rainforest Ride scheduled for August 24-26, 2012 hosted by AltRider.

$138,000 Raised in Ohio and Colorado for PBTF

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Ride for Kids events in Ohio and Colorado raise $138,000 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Contour Roam Camera Review

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Our vintage motorcycle expert goes high-tech, reviewing the Contour Roam, an everyman’s action sports video camera.

Cycle News Issue 23 Available

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
The June 12, 2012 digital edition of Cycle News is available online and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

AMA News and Notes July 2012

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events around the world.

Toyota Racing Gets Green with Yamaha EC-O3

Saturday, June 9, 2012
Yamaha Motor Europe is set to provide 16 EC-O3 electric scooters for the paddock at the FIA World Endurance Championship, boosting Toyota Racing's eco presence.

Zero Partners with etnies

Friday, June 8, 2012
Zero Motorcycles recently announced its new partnership with etnies. The etnies 2012 Zero X will be displayed during stops on the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship.

ADV Americas Ride – Chile to Brazil

Friday, June 8, 2012
Our British adventure rider takes readers down the slither of Chile across the Andes into Argentina and Uruguay before crossing into the 15th country our his journey, Brazil.

Bipartisan Bid to End Motorcycle Checkpoints

Thursday, June 7, 2012
Bipartisan congressional letter seeks to end federal funding of motorcycle-only checkpoints.

MIC Do The Ride Thing Video Contest

Thursday, June 7, 2012
Digital buttons help spread the news about the 'Do The Ride Thing' video contest.

Zero Motorcycles Featured at Indy

Thursday, June 7, 2012
Indianapolis Motor Speedway featured cutting-edge all electric motorcycles during the historic 'Month of May' festivities.

Backmarker: Flat Track's Willie McCoy

Thursday, June 7, 2012
The Specialist: At an age when most racers have hung up their leathers, Grand National part-timer Willie McCoy’s just started winning.

AHRMA Vintage Classic at Road America

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
AHRMA vintage cycles will be at the track at the historic Road America on June 8-10.

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Shares Classics

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Bike shows at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days feature classics of all makes, models.

Ducati North America Reports 49% Growth

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Ducati North America reported that retail sales were up 49 percent in May, marking the company's all-time monthly record.

Cycle News Issue 22 Available

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
The June 5, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Motorcyclists Bring $262,715 to Ride for Kids

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Motorcyclists bring $262,715 to three Ride for Kids events.

Sena to Attend Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Sena Technologies, Inc are set to show off innovations in Motorcycle Bluetooth Communications at the anticipated Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix.

AMA MHoF Wants Help for My Hall of Fame

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame supporters are invited to participate in the My Hall of Fame project.

Holger Mohr Joins MAG

Monday, June 4, 2012
Motorsport Aftermarket Group adds Motorcycle Industry Leader Holger Mohr to the team.

Virginia City Street Party Planned for IWMC

Monday, June 4, 2012
Virginia City street party planned for AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference.

Cycle News Issue 21 Available

Friday, June 1, 2012
The May 30, 2012 digital edition of Cycle News is available online and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Win a Trip to Steel City Motocross Round

Friday, June 1, 2012
Pirelli Tires is offering one lucky fan the chance to win a trip to Round 11 of the 2012 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series at Steel City Raceway.