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  • All-Terrain Vehicle safe riding tips

    All-Terrain Vehicle safe riding tips

    As the nation prepares to enjoy the Labor Day holiday weekend, the All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Institute, along with the major manufacturers and distributors of ATVs in the United States, would like to reinforce the importance of safe and responsible use of ATVs this weekend.

    There are nearly nine million ATVs in use across the United States, being operated by more than 25 million Americans. This makes it essential that riders and non-riders alike understand the importance of the safe and responsible use of ATVs.


  • AMA Women’s conference is a success

    AMA Women’s conference is a success

    With the theme "Riding to New Heights," the 2009 American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) International Women & Motorcycling Conference, presented by Harley-Davidson and Buell, wrapped up in Keystone, Colo., following four inspired days of riding, learning and networking in one of the best riding areas in the United States.

    The event, which ran Aug. 19-22, not only honored the contributions of women riders to motorcycling’s past and present, it also celebrated the fast-growing role that female motorcyclists are playing in the future of motorcycling.



  • 48-state motorcycle “Ride for Hope”

    48-state motorcycle “Ride for Hope”

    His goal is to bring his knowledge of real estate, lending, credit repair, budgeting and life planning to the people who need it most and rekindle the American dream. Mike Fish has visited 38 states to date and is currently passing through the northwestern country of the United States. They visit homes in threat of foreclosure and work with the homeowners to find a way to take control of their finances and work out solutions to stop the foreclosure and save their credit.


  • Renthal adds Tucker Rocky for distribution

    Renthal adds Tucker Rocky for distribution

    Renthal is very pleased to announce it has added Tucker Rocky for distribution of its products in the United States. Tucker Rocky will carry the full line of Renthal products for sale through their extensive dealer network.

    Tucker Rocky will begin distributing Renthal products in the fall of 2009 and all products will be represented in the 2010 Tucker Rocky catalog. With 7 strategically placed warehouse locations, getting your hands on Renthal products will be easier than ever.


  • AMA Pro Racing on the Passing of Bruce Rossmeyer

    AMA Pro Racing on the Passing of Bruce Rossmeyer

    "All of us at AMA Pro Road Racing, and I am sure the greater motorcycle enthusiast community throughout the United States, are deeply saddened by the unexpected loss of Bruce Rossmeyer. Bruce was a passionate supporter and advocate for all of us who love motorcycles as much as he did. From the racing side in particular, Bruce was particularly enthusiastic and he was literally a supporter of the new AMA Pro Road Racing from the beginning when he joined us for one of our first major team announcements at Daytona late last year.


  • Racing 2 Save Lives returns to Miller Motorsports Park

    Racing 2 Save Lives returns to Miller Motorsports Park

    Motorcycle enthusiasts from Utah and throughout the western United States will be able to ride their bikes at America’s premier road racing facility and support a worthy cause at the same time when Racing 2 Save Lives (R2SL) returns to Miller Motorsports Park this weekend, July 3-5.

    R2SL is a 501(c)3 charity that brings together motorcyclists to help raise funds for children’s charities in Colorado and Utah. Utah charities that have benefited from previous R2SL events include Larry H.


  • Ride to Work Day is Monday, June 15

    Ride to Work Day is Monday, June 15

    The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is encouraging the country’s millions of street riders to demonstrate the social benefits of commuting on two wheels on the 18th annual Ride to Work Day, Monday, June 15.

    "Motorcycles and scooters are not only fun to ride, they are an efficient, economical way to get from point A to point B," said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman.


  • Safe riding tips from the ATV Safety Institute

    Safe riding tips from the ATV Safety Institute

    As the nation prepares to enjoy the Memorial Day holiday weekend, the All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Institute, along with the major manufacturers and distributors of ATVs in the United States, would like to reinforce the importance of safe and responsible use of ATVs this weekend.

    There are nearly nine million ATVs in use across the United States, being operated by more than 25 million Americans. This makes it essential that riders and non-riders alike understand the importance of the safe and responsible use of ATVs.


  • KYMCO USA partners with IndyCar Series

    KYMCO USA partners with IndyCar Series

    KYMCO USA, a longtime leader in quality, fuel-efficient scooters, motorcycles and ATVs has teamed up with the IndyCar Series, the premier open-wheel racing series in the United States, as an official partner. The multi-year partnership will make KYMCO the official scooter and off-road utility vehicle of the IndyCar Series.


  • Ducati grows North American market share

    Ducati grows North American market share

    Ducati North America is delighted to announce a significant boost in market share across the United States for the first quarter of 2009. Despite adverse market conditions and a drying up of consumer credit, Ducati is attracting a bigger share of the market than ever before.

    "Ducati has come a long way in the last couple of years," said Michael Lock CEO of Ducati North America. "We have introduced business improvements, developed market leading bikes, dominated international road racing and are very focused on the needs of our growing customer base.


  • WERA Motorcycle Roadracing to oversee AMA Vintage Racing

    WERA Motorcycle Roadracing to oversee AMA Vintage Racing

    AMA Racing, the amateur-racing arm of the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA), is pleased to announce that it has partnered with WERA Motorcycle Roadracing to oversee road-race operations at the AMA Racing Vintage Grand Championships, set for July 24-26 during AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio.

    In addition, AMA Racing has made available the road-racing class structure, the necessary supplemental rules to existing amateur racing rulebooks and pre-entry registration forms at AmericanMotorcyclist.com.


  • AMA members get your exclusive Indianapolis MotoGP ticket deal

    AMA members get your exclusive Indianapolis MotoGP ticket deal

    The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce that AMA members can now purchase an exclusive ticket package from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 2009 Red Bull Indianapolis GP weekend, scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 28-30, in Indianapolis.

    The offer allows AMA members to purchase a ticket package valued at $115 for only $75.


  • MSF emphasizes five critical safety items for motorcyclists

    MSF emphasizes five critical safety items for motorcyclists

    As spring fever sets in, millions of motorcyclists are taking to highways and back roads across the United States. In recognition of May Motorcycle Awareness Month, the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) reminds all motorcyclists to follow these five critical safety messages:

    1. Get Trained and Licensed – Take an MSF RiderCourse and get licensed by the Department of Motor Vehicles. Visit www.msf-usa.org or call (800) 446-9227.


  • Ducati “It’s Your Time” Retail Finance Promotion

    Ducati “It’s Your Time” Retail Finance Promotion

    Time For a New 1098 or 1198?

    To capture the momentum and excitement of the new 1198 Superbike, our early lead in WSBK and Ducati’s sensational return to American Superbike racing, Ducati North America is launching a new retail finance program for its open class Superbikes in the United States.

    Ducati North America and FreedomRoad Financial are pleased to announce the details of the "It’s Your Time" Retail Finance Promotion. This program offers remarkably low rates and payments on the new Ducati 1198 and 1198 S as well as 1098 and 1098 S Superbikes.


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