Press Releases

American Motorcyclist Association announces 2019 Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series schedule

Riders can select from 16 events across the country PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association has released the schedule for the 2019 Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series, presented by Kenda Tires, featuring 16 multi-day events organized by AMA-chartered clubs and promoters in 12 states. Dual sport motorcycling combines on-highway riding with off-highway exploration. Dual sport bikes are street-legal ...

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Brandon Robinson to Return to Kennedy Racing in 2019

‘The Revolver’ to Compete on an Indian Scout FTR750 PHOENIX, AZ. (January 3, 2019) – After a two-year absence, Kennedy Racing is returning to the 2019 American Flat Track (AFT) series in the AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines class. With veteran rider and proven race winner Brandon Robinson, and former AMA Pro Racing Tuner of the Year Brent ...

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Suzuki Confirms Continued Production of Hayabusa for the United States

Brea, CA (December 13, 2018) – Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (SMAI) has confirmed that U.S. market production of the Hayabusa sport motorcycle continues uninterrupted. Production of European specification Hayabusa models has been discontinued due to Euro 4 emission regulations. This situation, and resulting media reports, may have caused confusion and misunderstand among U.S. consumers, media, and dealers. Commenting on ...

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U.S. Senate passes motorcyclist anti-profiling resolution by unanimous consent

Survey: Half of motorcyclists say they have been profiled by law enforcement PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association expresses its deep appreciation to the U.S. Senate, which adopted a resolution Tuesday promoting awareness of motorcyclist profiling and encouraging collaboration and communication with the motorcycling community and law enforcement officials to prevent instances of profiling. Senate Res. 154 also urges ...

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New vehicle polymer coating formula from TopCoat is the most high-tech, concentrated wash on the market!

The high-performance surface coatings experts, TopCoat®, have debuted a new automotive car wash called PolyWash™ that will add to their amazing product line. TopCoat® PolyWash™ promises to revolutionize the auto detailing industry and make time-consuming, costly washes and waxes a thing of the past. Ideal for cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. TopCoat PolyWash™ is an innovative, lasting pre-wash cross-polymer which ...

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Zakk Wylde Supergroup to Demolish the Sturgis Buffalo Chip With Barrage of Black Sabbath Hits

Zakk Sabbath, an all-star roster of heavy metal legends led by Zakk Wylde, will bring down the house at the finale of “The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling”® on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019. Sturgis, SD (December 11, 2018) – Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde, one of the most talented heavy metal musicians ever to pick up a guitar, will bring ...

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American Flat Track Announces Final 2019 Schedule

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 6, 2018) – American Flat Track has finalized its 2019 schedule and prepares to launch ticket sales in time for the holidays. The 2019 running of the New York Short Track at Weedsport Speedway in Weedsport, NY has been moved back one week to July 13, 2019. Race fans can plan on an entire weekend of ...

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EBR Motorcycles are back in limited production

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – EBR Motorcycles, the American-made superbike designed by the legendary Erik Buell, are back in limited production. “We are going to keep the iconic brand in production with specialized and performance builds.” says Bill Melvin, an avid motorcyclist who is leading the company he acquired in 2016. When high volume production at EBR’s Wisconsin assembly plant ended ...

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Motorcycle Ownership Among Women Climbs to 19 Percent

Motorcycle Industry Council Survey Reveals Continuing Shift in Rider Demographics IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly one in five motorcycle owners is now female, compared with one in 10 less than a decade ago, and the data suggests that women could soon make up one quarter of owners, which would be a major shift in motorcycling demographics, according ...

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Polaris Slingshot Enhances Industry-Leading Ride Command Infotainment System With Mobile Phone Connectivity

New Ride Command Software & Mobile App Allows Remote Accessibility, Online Route Planning LOS ANGELES (November 29, 2018) – Polaris Slingshot, the three-wheeled, open-air roadster which promises to deliver the most fun on the road, announced today at the Los Angeles Auto Show an all-new software update and mobile app for the vehicle’s industry-leading Ride Command infotainment system. The enhancements ...

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