From the monthly archives:

December 2011

Christmas tree carried on motorcycle

by Jeff on December 25, 2011

We don’t know these guys, but they look like they had an adventurous time fetching that cut tree for the holiday.

Odds are the Motorcycle Safety Foundation would not recommend this …

To those of you who celebrated Christmas today, we hope you had a good day as well!

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MIC offers Extensive New Tire Guide

by JeffDecember 18, 2011 News

For the first time ever, the Motorcycle Industry Council is offering the motorcycling community an in-depth tire guide. Developed in conjunction with leading motorcycle tire manufacturers, this extensive, 20-page street tire guide is designed to assist motorcyclists with tire selection, inspection, maintenance and more. Not only does the MIC Tire Guide help riders choose the [...]

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U.S. Senate panel backs ban on traffic safety agency lobbying

by JeffDecember 15, 2011 News

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — A U.S. Senate committee has approved two amendments to a traffic safety bill that would continue a ban on a U.S. traffic safety agency lobbying state and local officials, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. On Dec. 14, the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee approved S. 1449 — the Motor Vehicle [...]

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Extending the Riding Season with Good Riding Gear

by JeffDecember 13, 2011 Features

Riding this time of year can be downright painful. Depending on where you live, the commute to work can easily dip into sub freezing temps, and longer rides can lead to unexpected encounters with rather severe weather. I had one such encounter a couple of years ago while riding through Texas. I had ridden my [...]

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