Due to a potential fire hazard, Baja Motorsports is recalling 4,300 dirt bikes, models DR50 and DR70, which were sold at nationwide Pep Boys stores from December 2010 through January 2011 for $550-650.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says owners should stop using the Baja children’s motorcycles immediately unless otherwise instructed.
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NADA guides, a motorcycle and car information provider, has announced that in-market buyers can now obtain motorcycle history reports on NADAguides.com from Cyclechex, a producer of motorcycle background reports.
Motorcyclists who had insurance through three companies in Massachusetts will get refunds from hundreds to thousands of dollars under a settlement agreement between the state and the insurance companies. State Attorney General Martha Coakley announced that her office has entered into settlement agreements with Safety Insurance Company, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and Quincy Mutual Fire Insurance Company to resolve allegations the companies overcharged consumers.
In response to a press release issued by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) as one of the effected parties, I feel compelled to comment to what was an inaccurate and very misleading press release issued by CARB.
In 2004 my dealership GP Motorcycles retailed some model year 2004 and 2005 Husqvarna off-road motorcycles. After the fact I learned that license plates had been issued for these units by the State of California Dept of Motor Vehicles. Questioning this after the first few plates were issued, I contacted DMV employees in charge of registrations.