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H-D Sponsors Mert Lawwill MHoF Recognition

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Harley-Davidson is the presenting sponsor of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame's recognition of Mert Lawwill, who will be honored during the induction ceremony November 16, 2012 at the Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas.

KTM Presenting Sponsor for MHoF Induction

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
KTM has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the 2012 AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony scheduled for November 16, 2012 at the Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas.

Moto Celebs at Progressive MC Show in Atlanta

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
A number of motorcycle celebrities are set to appear at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Atlanta, Georgia including Ricky Carmichael, Ashley Fiolek, Kevin Schwantz, Colin Edwards and many more.

Lone Star Rally 2012 Preview

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Motorcycle USA is packing up the saddlebags and making a run to the Gulf of Mexico for the 2012 Lone Star Rally to take part in the party on The Strand including bike shows, free concerts, and a guest appearance by Jax of SOA fame.

Leatt Neck Brace Patent Upheld by EPO

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
The European Patent Office recently upheld Leatt's patent for one of its neck brace designs.

Cycle News Issue 43 Available

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
The October 30, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Harley Offers Digital Air Pump for Touring Bikes

Monday, October 29, 2012
Harley-Davidson is offering a new digital air pump for its touring motorcycles which should make dialing in the rear suspension on thier tourers much easier.

110-yr-old 1902 Rambler B in Bonhams' Sale

Monday, October 29, 2012
A 1902 Rambler Model B from the Indian Motorcycle Museum, claimed to be the finest example of the 110-year-old motorcycle in the world, has been added to Bonhams' Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale.

It's Deer Season! State Farm Says Collisions Up

Friday, October 26, 2012
A State Farm Insurance report says collisions between vehicles and deer are up 7.7% and the state where an incident is most likely to occur is West Virginia.

Harley-Davidson VRSCDX Recall Notice

Friday, October 26, 2012
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently issued a recall notice for all 2012 and some 2013 model year Harley-Davidson VRSCDX motorcycles due to a potential problem with the license plate mounting screws.

2013 Harley CVO Ultra Classic First Ride

Thursday, October 25, 2012
The 2013 Harley-Davidson CVO Ultra Classic Electra Glide is the apex touring motorcycle from The Motor Company. Motorcycle USA tests its merits with a spin in California's fertile central valley.

Win a Guitar in Buffalo Chip Holiday Sweeps

Thursday, October 25, 2012
The Sturgis Buffalo Chip and Epiphone Guitars present Rock the Holidays Guitar sweepstakes.

Kuryakyn Adds More Parts for Harley-Davidson

Thursday, October 25, 2012
Kuryakyn releases the next batch of Harley-Davidson parts.

Support Ride for Kids Get Discount IMS Tickets

Thursday, October 25, 2012
Get your discount tickets to the International Motorcycle Shows!

Party at the Seawall - Lone Star Rally 2012

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The 2012 Lone Star Rally event is expected to draw nearly 500,000 riders to Galveston, TX, which includes non-stop entertainment on 4 stages and more.

Mustang Apps Up, Partners with PixelMags

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Mustang partners with PixelMags to offer digital catalogs, apps and more.

14th Annual MIC Event to Connect and Engage

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
14th Annual MIC Communications Symposium offers industry information, workshops, thought-provoking presenters and more.

Biketoberfest 2012 Review - Fall Rally Turns 20

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Biketoberfest, the fall motorcycle rally in Daytona Beach, celebrated its 20th anniversary this year as an estimated 100,000 bikers and riders showed up to help mark the milestone.

Income Down, York Revamp Affects Harley 3Q

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Harley-Davidson's third quarter 2012 results are a mixed bag as net income is down due to revamping production at its York plant but third quarter EPS estimates beat expectations by a fraction.

Cycle News Issue 42 Available

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
The October 23, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Phoenix and San Diego Rides Nets $120,000

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Phoenix and San Diego Ride for Kids events exceed $120,000.

Kawasaki Vulcan 900: Vance&Hines Slash Pipes

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Looking to give our 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom more power and attitude, we threw on a set of Vance & Hines Slash Staggered Pipes which gave us more of both.

1920s Brooklands Motorcycle at Bonhams Sale

Monday, October 22, 2012
An extremely rare 1920s Brooklands Racing Motorcycle was the star at the Bonhams Autumn Stafford sale.

IMS Nationwide Tour Kicks Off in Atlanta

Monday, October 22, 2012
The Progressive International Motorcycle Shows Nationwide tour kicks off in Atlanta.

Tsunami Harley Exhibit at H-D Museum Oct. 24

Friday, October 19, 2012
The Harley-Davidson motorcycle that was discovered in British Columbia after floating across the Pacific Ocean in a cargo container when it was washed away by the Japanese tsunami will be in an exhibit at the Harley Museum opening October 24.

Big Bear Choppers Debut at Gulf Bike Week

Friday, October 19, 2012
Big Bear Choppers makes an international debut in Dubai during Gulf Bike Week 2012.

2013 Johnny Pag Motorcycles First Look

Friday, October 19, 2012
The Johnny Pag Motor Company introduces its 2013 line of motorcycles, including its first mid-displacement offering, the 2013 Malibu 600I.

MHoF Advance Tickets Price Deadline Coming

Friday, October 19, 2012
Advance ticket price deadline approaching for AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legends Weekend in Las Vegas.

Kawasaki Motors Corp U.S.A. Sponsors MHoF

Friday, October 19, 2012
Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. supports the 2012 AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony as the dinner sponsor.

H-D Pink Label Boosts Breast Cancer Battle

Thursday, October 18, 2012
New pink label gear from Harley-Davidson is available for supporting those facing breast cancer.

Brittney’s Spirit Shines in Annual Benefit Ride

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Motorcyclists showed up in force to support the 9th Annual Brittney Ride, raising over $47,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with their efforts.

Cycle News Issue 41 Available

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
The October 16, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

AMSOIL Signs as Official Oil of Biketoberfest

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
AMSOIL signs on as the official oil of Biketoberfest at the Broken Spoke Saloon in Daytona Beach FL.

Corbin Fleetliner Saddlebags for Harley Dynas

Monday, October 15, 2012
Corbin introduces its spacious Fleetliner Saddlebags for Harley-Davidson Dyna and Dyna Wide-Glide motorcycles.

Accutronix Sportster Side Mount License Kit

Monday, October 15, 2012
Accutronix introduces its new vertical or horizontal side-mount license plate holder for Harley-Davidson Sportster models.

BMW Kompressor in Bonhams Vegas Auction

Monday, October 15, 2012
Bonhams' upcoming Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction is revving up with a collection of competition BMWs on the auction block including a rare pre-war Kompressor.

Broken Spoke Saloon to Host Biketoberfest

Monday, October 15, 2012
Broken Spoke Saloon hosts Biketoberfest 2012 in Daytona Beach, FL on October 18-21.

Motorcycle-Superstore.com Pro Singles Recap

Monday, October 15, 2012
The final round of the 2012 AMA Pro Motorcycle-Superstore.com Pro Singles series was action packed at the Pomona Half-Mile, with two Motorcycle-Superstore.com riders finishing first and second in the contest.

AMA Pro Flat Track Pomona Results 2012

Sunday, October 14, 2012
The final round of 2012 AMA Pro Flat Track action at the Pomona Half-Mile was intense with titles decided and commanding performances in both the Expert Twins and Pro Singles classes.

Widespread Panic - Harley Rider Jimmy Herring

Friday, October 12, 2012
Motorcycle USA catches up with guitar guru Jimmy Herring, a big motorcycling fan who currently splits his time between playing lead guitar for Widespread Panic and touring to promote his solo project.

Mustang's Matt Kulman To Product Manager

Thursday, October 11, 2012
Mustang promotes Matt Kulman to Product Manager position.

AMA Pro Flat Track Finals Heads to Pomona

Thursday, October 11, 2012
AMA Pro Flat Track heads to LA County Fairplex to cap the season off with Law Tigers AMA Pro Flat Track Finals.

Texter Gets Motorcycle-Superstore Singles Win

Thursday, October 11, 2012
DFW Honda rider Shayna Texter takes the Motorcycle-Superstore.com Pro Singles win in Tucson, Arizona.

Perry King to Host MHoF Induction Ceremony

Thursday, October 11, 2012
Perry King is to emcee the 2012 AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by KTM.

Backmarker: Cannonball Run 2012

Thursday, October 11, 2012
The Cannonball Run returns in 2012, featuring vintage motorcycles crossing the country, and our Backmarker shadows the ride as it meanders through Sturgis.

Sturgis Motorcycle HoF Seeks 2013 Nominees

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2013 Hall of Fame and the 2013 Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame.

Two Biketoberfest Shows at Broken Spoke

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Two exclusive bike shows take center stage Oct. 20 at the Broken Spoke Saloon.

8th Annual Barber Vintage Festival to Kick Off

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
The 8th Annual Barber Vintage Festival kicks off on October 12.

J&P Ultimate Builder Competition at IMS

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Progressive International Motorcycle Shows nationwide tour kicks off with J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Competition at the first stop in Atlanta GA.

OCC, PJD, James, Fast n' Loud 4-Way Build-Off

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
They're at it again! Discovery Channel is planning a four-way biker build-off featuring Paul Teutul, Sr. of OCC, Paul Jr. from PJD, former WCC owner Jesse James and the guys from Fast N' Loud, Richard Rawlings and Aaron Kaufman.

Cycle News Issue 40 Available

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
The October 9, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Dr. Frazier Ponders Another Global Ride

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
The sixth time’s a charm? Maybe so for Dr. G. who ponders another round-the-world adventure motorcycle ride.

Mustang Gives Comfort for Blackline & Softail

Monday, October 8, 2012
Mustang offers all-day comfort for Harley’s Blackline and 'Slim' Softails.

National Motorcycle Thefts Down 6%

Monday, October 8, 2012
National motorcycle thefts are down 6% from 2010 but despite the decline, there is still one motorcycle stolen every 11 minutes.

Pro Flat Track Tucson Half-Mile Results 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012
AMA Pro Flat Track riders faced off at the Tucson International Raceway for the penultimate round of the 2012 AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Grand National Championship.

RSD Custom T100 to be Auctioned

Friday, October 5, 2012
Roland Sands Design built a beautiful 110th Anniversary Triumph Bonneville T100 to be auctioned off during the Tony Hawk Foundation/Stand Up For Skateparks event in Beverly Hills.

Revive Your Ride! Giveaway Promotion Starts

Friday, October 5, 2012
Revive Your Ride! Year-End Giveaway promotion starts November 1st.

TCX X-Street Waterproof Shoes Review

Friday, October 5, 2012
We've been testing out a pair of TCX X-Street Waterproof Shoes in vintage leather over the past couple of months for our review of these motorcycle riding shoes from TCX.

Ride for Kids in Las Vegas raises $59,000

Friday, October 5, 2012
Ride for Kids in Las Vegas raises $59,000 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

PowersportsU Launches at Intermot Show

Friday, October 5, 2012
PowersportsU goes viral as PSU/EU launches at the Intermot Tradeshow in Cologne Germany.

KTM is Now Presenting Sponsor of AMA MHoF

Friday, October 5, 2012
KTM signs on as presenting sponsor of AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

AMA News and Notes October 2012

Thursday, October 4, 2012
American Motorcyclist Association brings you the next edition of News and Notes for October 2012.

45th Annual AMA Congress Convenes

Thursday, October 4, 2012
The 2012 American Motorcyclist Association convened for its 45th annual meeting on October 4-6, 2012 to consider, debate and vote on changes to rules and regulations governing AMA-sanctioned sporting events.

Big Blue Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Research

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Big Blue goes pink for Breast Cancer Research as Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha “gears” up for NOLA.

Keanu Reeves and Gard Form Arch Motorcycles

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Actor and moto enthusiast Keanu Reeves is teaming up with L.A. County Choprods Gard Hollinger to form the Arch Motorcycle Company, the KR GT-1 being their first offering.

Backmarker: Bridgepoint’s Messy Marriage

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Bridgepoint Capital shook up the motorcycle racing scene with its acquisition of the MotoGP and World Superbike series. Now with news of a further merger of the two premier road racing series, our Backmarker weighs in.

Agajanian Jr as Grand Marshal at Flat Track

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Iconic racing personality JC Agajanian Jr joins the AMA Pro Flat Track Finals at the Pomona Half-Mile as Event Grand Marshal.

Rider Insurance Supports Cancer Awareness

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Rider Insurance is launching its “Check Your Headlights” campaign to help raise awareness for breast cancer.

Biketoberfest 2012 at Broken Spoke Saloon

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Rockin’ & Ridin’ at Biketoberfest 2012 at the Broken Spoke Saloon in Daytona.

Pope Benedict Blesses Harley-Davidsons

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Pope Benedict and Davidson family meet for blessing of Harley-Davidson tanks in Vatican City.

Research Results Unveiled at MSF Conference

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
The Motorcycle Safety Foundation is to unveil groundbreaking research results at the 2013 International Safety Conference in Florida.

Galfer USA Taking 2013 Sponsor Applications

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Galfer USA is now accepting sponsorship applications for the 2013 racing year.

Motorcycle Superstore Sales to Benefit BCRF

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Motorcycle-Superstore.com joins Tucker Rocky in honoring Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Brocha and Vigil to Perform at Vintage Festival

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Professional motorcycle stunt riders Nick 'Apex' Brocha and Ernie 'EDub' Vigil are coming back to Barber Motorsports Park for the Barber Vintage Festival.

Brough Superior 1925 SS-80 at Bonhams Sale

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
A remarkable 'Barn Find' Brough Superior and VMCC founder's former motorcycle offer unique opportunities for collectors at Bonhams Autumn Stafford sale.

EPA Failed to Respond by E15 Fuel Deadline

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
EPA fails to meet a deadline in response to congressional letter seeking answers on the four-gallon minimum fuel mandate.

Cycle News Issue 39 Available

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
The October 2, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Tsujikawa Joins Advanstar Powersports

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Tigra Tsujikawa joins Advanstar Powersports Group, the industry leader brings 14 years of experience to Progressive International Motorcycle Shows and Dealer Expo.

Riders Invited to Roll With Seeing Eye Pack

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Motorcycle enthusiasts and their family and friends are invited to join The Seeing Eye Charity Motorcycle Ride.

2012 Thunder Valley Rally Report

Monday, October 1, 2012
Stop the presses! A city that actually welcomes a biker rally into its fair hamlet? Our contributor reports on Cottonwood, Arizona’s Thunder Valley Rally.

Pro Flat Track Santa Rosa Mile Results 2012

Monday, October 1, 2012
AMA Pro Flat track returned to the Santa Rosa Mile at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds with GNC Expert Twins and Pro Singles action.