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California Bans Supermoto Across Golden State

California Bans Supermoto Across Golden State

In a shocking turn of events, California Governor Jerry Brown signed the “Anti-Dank Whoolies Act,” which effectively bans the use of Supermoto motorcycles across the Golden State.
Senator Motorcycle Caucus

Senators Joni Ernst & Gary Peters Establish 1st Motorcycle Caucus

A bipartisan effort by U.S. Senators Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and Gary Peters (D-Michigan) has lead to the creation of the first-ever Senate Motorcycle Caucus.
AMA Supports National Historic Vehicle Register Act

AMA Supports National Historic Vehicle Register Act

The AMA supports a federal bill that would create a national register to preserve the records of historic vehicles, including motorcycles.
Dan Kyle of Kyle Racing Pleads Guilty to Felony Tax Fraud

Dan Kyle of Kyle Racing Pleads Guilty to Felony Tax Fraud

Dan Kyle, owner of Kyle Racing in Sand City, Calif., and former motorcycle racing crew chief, pleaded guilty May 8 to a felony tax fraud scheme.
AMA Demands Immediate Action on Proposed Tariff on European Motorcycles

AMA Demands Immediate Action on Proposed Tariff on European Motorcycles

The AMA sent U.S. Trade Rep Robert Lighthizer a letter demanding that he remove European motorcycles from a tariff proposal related to U.S. beef exports.
AMA on Bikes for Beef: U.S. Trade Rep ‘Sympathetic’ But Won’t Take Action

AMA on Bikes for Beef: U.S. Trade Rep ‘Sympathetic’ But Won’t Take Action

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told a congressional committee Thursday that he is "sympathetic" to American motorcyclists, dealerships and others, but he cannot remove small-displacement European motorcycles from a proposed import tariff while negotiations continue.
AMA: EPA Releases Renewable Fuel Mandates

AMA: EPA Releases Renewable Fuel Mandates

The renewable fuels mandates released this week by the U.S.EPA are higher than the 2017 levels and the 2018 levels the agency proposed in June.
American Motorcyclist Association Opposes Year-Round Sales of E15 Fuel

American Motorcyclist Association Opposes Year-Round Sales of E15 Fuel

The American Motorcyclist Association says it disagrees with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency decision to allow year-round sales of E15 fuel.
AMA Objects to 630 Million Gallons of Additional Ethanol in 2019 Fuel Supply

AMA Objects to 630 Million Gallons of Additional Ethanol in 2019 Fuel Supply

American Motorcyclist Association objects to EPA increase in federal ethanol mandates The American Motorcyclist Association objects to the announcement today that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
AMA: Motorcyclist Anti-Profiling Resolution Passed by Senate

AMA: Motorcyclist Anti-Profiling Resolution Passed by Senate

The U.S. senate adopted a resolution that promotes awareness of motorcyclist profiling and encourages collaboration between law and motorcycle communities.
Utah legalizes motorcycle lane filtering

Utah Legalizes Form of Lane Splitting Called ‘Lane Filtering’

Utah is the second state behind California to legalize a form of lane splitting called lane filtering, allowing riders to filter through stopped traffic.
Montana Allows Motorcycle Filtering

Montana Allows Motorcycle Lane-Filtering: Common Sense Prevails

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has signed SB 9, which will allow motorcycles to filter through stopped and slow-moving vehicles beginning on October 1. Two...