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Hayes, Crutchlow To Sign Autographs at IMS

Friday, November 30, 2012
AMA Pro Racing's Josh Hayes and MotoGP's Cal Crutchlow will be signing autographs at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Long Beach, December 7, 2012.

GAO Says Motorcycle Crashes Cost $16 Billion

Friday, November 30, 2012
A report from the Government Accountability Office reckons the costs of motorcycle crashes in 2010 totaled $16 billion.

AMA News and Notes December 2012

Friday, November 30, 2012
The AMA News and Notes December 2012 issue will help you stay up to date on the motorcycle rights-related issues happening all over the country.

2012 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Jackets

Friday, November 30, 2012
MCUSA editors have been putting a number of jackets through the ringer this past year and they’ve finally decided on some favorites for the 2012 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Jackets.

Sturgis Buffalo Chip TV Star on Travel Channel

Thursday, November 29, 2012
The Legendary Sturgis Buffalo Chip will be featured in three seperate hour-long specials about the 2012 Sturgis motorcycle rally on the Travel Channel starting this weekend, Dec. 2.

Sturgis HoF Museum Concept Gets Thumbs Up

Thursday, November 29, 2012
Concept drawings of a new Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame were well received by the crowd at a public meeting Monday where they discussed ideas to improve downtown Sturgis.

2012 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Dirt Helmets

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Looking for the perfect gift for the off-roader this holiday season? Maybe you're looking to upgrade your own lid...whatever the case the 2012 Motorcycle Gift Guide to Dirt Helmets has you covered.

Lunasee ASL1000 Active Side Lighting Review

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
MotoUSA tests the Lunasee ASL1000 Active Side Lighting safety system on its black-as-night 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom project bike to make it more visible in the dark.

Cycle News Issue 47 Available

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The November 27, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Expo Indication of Struggling Chinese Industry

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The Canton Fair hosts one of the main motorcycle expos during the year in China, with an industry insider reporting stagnation and a declining industry.

Dunlop Announce Key Organizational Changes

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Dunlop announces key organizational changes in the motorcycle division.

BDM Expands Product/Apparel Lines

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
BDM Performance Products, the OEM parts and accessories supplier for Big Dog Motorcycles, is launching a new campaign to expand the company's product line into more segments of the motorcycle industry.

Bonhams to Sell Italian Motorcycle Collection

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Bonhams is to sell a motorcycle collection made by an Italian factory that launched the career of the 'Flying Mantuan' Tazio Nuvolari.

Tickets For Harley’s 110th On-Sale Dec. 17

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Harley-Davidson announces the on-sale date for the Milwaukee 110th Anniversary celebration event tickets.

2012 Motorcycle Gift Guide: Street Helmets

Monday, November 26, 2012
Check out the 2012 Street Helmet Motorcycle Gift Guide to find out which lids MCUSA editors couldn't live without during the past riding season.

Memorable Motorcycles: BSA M20 Despatch

Thursday, November 22, 2012
The BSA M20 Despatch proved instrumental to the British war effort during World War II, making it a memorable motorcycle indeed.

MC Life - Road King/Country Star Easton Corbin

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Motorcycle USA caught up with country star Easton Corbin recently to talk about two of his loves, music and motorcycles.

Bohn Body Armor Discount to AMA Members

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
ActionStations Inc. offers a discount on Bohn Body Armor to American Motorcyclist Association members.

Backroad Ramblings: Batteries of the Future

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Our Rambling Man ruminates on batteries – the bane of his powersports existence during the long New York winters. Future batteries might return to concepts developed by Mr. Edison more than 100 years ago.

Roland Sands Design Maven Jacket Revealed

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Roland Sands Design women’s wear: Better by Definition.

2013 Star Motorcycles Calendar Bike Winners

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Star Motorcycles announces the six winners whose custom Star cruisers will be featured in the popular 2013 Star Motorcycles Calendar.

Motorcycle Sculpture in Bonhams Sale

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
A futuristic metal sculpture of motorcycle and sidecar riders made by Mersyside artist is to be featured in the Bonhams Chester sale.

2013 Suzuki Boulevard C90T B.O.S.S First Ride

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Motorcycle USA explores the backroads of Nevada's high desert aboard the new 2013 Suzuki Boulevard C90T B.O.S.S.

Cycle News Issue 46 Available

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
The November 20, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Help Fund John Penton Documentary

Monday, November 19, 2012
Todd Huffman is attempting to put together a full-length documentary film chronicling the life and times of John Penton, but he needs your help.

Ultimate Builder Show San Mateo Results 2012

Monday, November 19, 2012
The third round of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Shows brought out the best bike builders from around Northern California and beyond to compete for prizes and prestige at the San Mateo IMS.

Uhl Paints Steven Tyler Kids On Dirico Bikes

Monday, November 19, 2012
Dirico Motorcycles USA and David Uhl Studios team up together.

Progressive FST 944 Series Shock for Baggers

Monday, November 19, 2012
Progressive Suspension - 944 Series Shocks and new Frequency Sensing Technology.

AMA MHoF Induct Seven Motorcycling Greats

Monday, November 19, 2012
AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by KTM, inducts seven motorcycling greats.

Steve McQueen Husqvarna in Bonhams Sale

Friday, November 16, 2012
Steve McQueens Husqvarna is to headline the Bonhams' Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction.

EICMA Oddities: RSD TMax, Supertrike n Brutus

Friday, November 16, 2012
We take a look at some of the odd and unusual vehicles that might not have made the EICMA 2012 headlines but were deserving of attention in their own right.

Paul Thede's Race Tech Powers AMA MHoF

Friday, November 16, 2012
Paul Thede's Race Tech powers the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legends Weekend.

Twisted Throttle Rentals Now Available

Thursday, November 15, 2012
Twisted Throttle is now offering motorcycle rentals out of their World Headquarters in Exeter, Rhode Island.

2012 EICMA Milan Bike Show

Thursday, November 15, 2012
The EICMA bike show in Milan showcases the new motorcycle entries from Europe, most expected and a few surprises… get up to speed on Motorcycle USA.

Ultimate Builder Bike Show Dallas Results 2012

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Round Two of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show took place in Big 'D' as competitors from around the South and beyond battled it out for a share of the $7000 in prize money up for grabs.

Buffalo Chip Kicks Off 4th Student Challenge

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The Sturgis Buffalo Chip's Student Build Challenge kicks off it's 4th annual motorcycle build educational program.

West Coast Flat Track Opens in Las Vegas

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The 2013 West Coast Flat Track Series opens at the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas on Jan. 11-12.

AIMExpo Expands Foundation for 2013 Show

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) received a hefty boost of support when Marketplace Events and the Italian Trade Commission signed a formal agreement during the opening day of EICMA 2012 in Milan, Italy.

Moto Guzzi California 1400 Touring/Custom

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Motorcycle debuts and previews continue to filter out of Milan during EICMA 2012, this time featuring Moto Guzzi's California 1400, a technologically advanced cruiser and tourer.

Harley Dealers, Bikers Holiday Wish List HQ

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Harely-Davidson dealers are a bikers holiday wish list headquarters. You can receive a Limited Edition 110th Anniversary tin and membership with a $300 purchase.

Monster Energy World Speedway Invitational

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Monster Energy World Speedway Invitational is coming to SoCal's Industry Racing December, 29. The global event showcases World GP riders vs. America's best.

Cycle News Issue 45 Available

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The November 13, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

2013 Ducati Diavel Strada First Look

Monday, November 12, 2012
Ducati decks its vaunted power cruiser out in touring trim, adding a windscreen, saddlebags, a new seat, more relaxed riding position and new passenger amenities to the 2013 Ducati Diavel Strada.

AMA Salutes Veterans

Monday, November 12, 2012
American Motorcyclist Association salutes veterans

Nighthorse Delivers D.C. Christmas Tree

Monday, November 12, 2012
AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Ben Nighthorse Campbell is trucking the 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree to Washington, D.C.

H-D, DAV Help Wounded Vets Move Forward

Friday, November 9, 2012
Harley-Davidson and DAV help wounded veterans move onward.

Lone Star Rally Review 2012

Thursday, November 8, 2012
The 11th annual Lone Star Rally in Galveston, Texas, had one of its best turnouts yet as people paraded down The Strand, took in bike shows on the pier, and partied at The Seawall during Brett Michaels' free concert.

ASA Hires Consultant to Review ISDRA Plan

Thursday, November 8, 2012
The American Sand Association has employed the support of McClure Consulting to provide a constructive critique of the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area draft business plan.

Dr. Frazier: Global ADV Motorcyclists Gather

Thursday, November 8, 2012
Motorcycle USA's globe-trotting adventure tourer, Dr. Gregory Frazier, picked up some tips and tricks and shared laughs with other motorcycle fanatics at the 2012 California Horizon's Unlimited Traveller's Meeting.

Ultimate Builder Bike Show Atlanta Results 2012

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
The 2012 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Shows kicked off this past weekend in Atlanta as Kyle Shorey and Shadetree Fabrications captured top honors in the FreeStyle Class for their custom creation called Speedmetal.

Ray Blank Retires from MIC

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Motorcycle Industry Council Board of Directors member Ray Blank recently announced his retirement from the MIC.

Three Board Members Re-Elected to MIC

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Don Emde, Frank Esposito and Steve Johnson were all re-elected to the Motorcycle Industry Council Board of Directors after elections in October 2012.

Bartels' Harley-Davidson Hosts 2012 Toy Run

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Bartels' Harley-Davidson hosts the 2012 Christmas Toy Poker Run on Sunday December 2nd.

Cycle News Issue 44 Available

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
The November 6, 2012 issue of Cycle News is now available in digital edition and in the Apple Newstand from Motorcycle USA’s new media partner.

Tampa Bay Area Ride for Kids Raise $43,000

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
$43,000 raised at Tampa Bay area Ride for Kids to raise funds for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Matco Tools Receives Award for Borescope

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Matco Tools receives an Innovation Award for the PRO1000 Borescope.

2012 Q3 Motorcycles Sales Stabilize Market

Monday, November 5, 2012
The Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) reports motorcycle sales holding steady through Q3, with a slight 1.3% increase in year-over-year motorcycle sales.

"Bike Week Radio Show" At AMA Legends

Monday, November 5, 2012
The "Bike Week Radio Show," out of San Diego, will be at the AMA Legends Weekend in Las Vegas November 16-17, 2012 providing in-depth interviews, features and commentary on all the action at the Red Rock Casino.

Lone Star Rally 2012 Day One in Pictures

Saturday, November 3, 2012
Up and down The Strand and along the Seawall, the party is picking up as Lone Star Rally 2012 kicks into high gear.

Revive Your Ride Starts November 1, 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012
The "Revive Your Ride!" year-end giveaway starts November 1, 2012. Visit your participating powersports retailer now through December 31, 2012 for a chance to win.

Bonhams Sale has 'Something for Everyone'

Thursday, November 1, 2012
With more than 100 machines for auction the Bonhams Harrogate Sale has 'something for everyone'.

MIC Communications Seminar Economic News

Thursday, November 1, 2012
MIC Communications Symposium provides economic advice and innovative growth strategies to the powersports industry.

AMA News and Notes November 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012
American Motorcyclist Association comes out with the latest News and Notes for November 2012.

ACM, Northwest Harvest Partner for Food Drive

Thursday, November 1, 2012
America’s Car Museum partners with Northwest Harvest to feed Tacoma’s less fortunate.

Backmarker: Ralph Wayne Backyard Nationals

Thursday, November 1, 2012
Ralph Wayne's Vintage Backyard Nationals is a laid-back gathering of vintage enthusiasts in Kansas City. Our Backmarker investigates.