Motorcycle Safety

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Avon Viper Stryke Scooter Tire Recall: Tread Separation Issues

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) reports that Max-Trac Tire Co., Inc. (Max-Trac) is recalling certain Avon Viper Stryke scooter tires.
Top Five Contributing Factors in Motorcycle Crashes

Top Five Contributing Factors in Single-Unit Motorcycle Crashes

Motorcycle Crashes According to data from the State of Wisconsin’s Department of Transportation, there are a number of factors that are the most common to...
2015 Yamaha YZ250F Recall Due to Engine Lock Up

2015 Yamaha YZ250F Recall Due to Engine Lock Up

2015 Yamaha YZ250F Recall Yamaha has recalled around 875 of its 2015 YZ250F off-road motocross motorcycles (model numbers YZ250FFL and YZ250FFW) due to possible engine...
2014-2015 Honda CBR1000RR SP Recall | Ohlins Shock Issues

2014-2015 Honda CBR1000RR SP Recall | Ohlins Shock Issues

2014-2015 Honda CBR1000RR SP Recall A third motorcycle offered with Ohlins suspension has been recalled - the Honda CBR1000S. The CBR1000S is now recalled along...
BMW F 800 GT and R Model Recall: Reflector Problem

BMW F 800 GT and R Model Recall: Reflector Problem

BMW of North America (BMW) is recalling certain-model 2014-2016 F 800 GT and 2015-2016 F 800 R motorcycles due to possible issues with reflectors.

U.S. House highlights Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

The full U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously yesterday to pass a resolution (H. Res. 269) supporting the goals of May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. The measure, introduced by Reps. Giffords, D-Ariz., and Burgess, R-Texas, also encourages all road users to be more aware of motorcycles, all riders to get trained and ride responsibly and recognizes the contribution that motorcycles make to our nation's transportation mix.
2017 Can-Am Spyder RT Recall Due to Headlight Problem

2017 Can-Am Spyder RT Recall Due to Headlight Problem

BRP is recalling certain 2017 Can Am Spyder RT three-wheel motorcycles because of a manufacturing error within the headlight assembly
2015-2016 Yamaha R3 Recall: 14,320 Motorcycles Affected

2015-2016 Yamaha R3 Recall: 14,320 Motorcycles Affected

Yamaha is recalling up to 14,320 certain model 2015-2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 motorcycles due to fuel tank issues.

2014 Honda CTX700 Motorcycle Recall Due to ABS Malfunction

Honda Recalls CTX700 Motorcycles Honda has recalled 235 of its 2014 CTX700 Motorcycles manufactured from March 6, 2013 through April 11, 2013 due to possible...
Ducati Scrambler Recall: 5,502 Models Due to Side Stand Problems

Ducati Scrambler Recall: 5,502 Models Due to Side Stand Problems

Ducati has recalled certain model year 2015-2016 Ducati Scrambler motorcycles (Icon, Classic, Full Throttle, Urban Enduro, Sixty2) due to kickstand issues.
2013-2016 BMW G 650 GS Recall | ECU Issues

2013-2016 BMW G 650 GS Recall | ECU Issues

BMW Motorrad of North America has recalled 1,398 of its 2013-2016 G 650 GS motorcycles due to engine control unit (ECU) issues.

Triumph Recalls Street Triple, Daytona 675 Due to ABS Malfunctions

2012-2013 Triumph Motorcycle Recall Triumph has recalled 1,887 of its 2012-2013 Street Triple, Street Triple R, Daytona 675 and Daytona 675 R motorcycles due to...

HJC IS-17 Motorcycle Helmet Review

HJC IS-17 Helmet Review We are beginning to see more helmets with integrated sun shades, and HJC Helmets has reacted to the onslaught by...
MV Agusta Recalls Brutale, F3 & Rivale Motorcycles

MV Agusta Recalls Brutale, F3 & Rivale Motorcycles

2014 MV Agusta Recalls Brutale, F3 and Rivale Motorcycles MV Agusta has recalled 223 of its following 2014 motorcycles due to possible failure of the...
Harley-Davidson Recalls 45,589 Motorcycles: Potential Oil Leak Concerns

Harley-Davidson Recalls 45,589 Motorcycles: Potential Oil Leak Concerns

Harley-Davidson is recalling 45,589 of its 2017 FL motorcycles due to possible oil leak concerns. Nine incidents were reported, including two crashes.