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Senate transportation bill includes Recreational Trails Program

May 14, 2014

News release The transportation bill announced Tuesday by U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee includes a reauthorization of the Recreational Trails Program, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The Recreational Trails Program is an $85 million... Read more »

AMA National Convention, Hall of Fame event moving to AIMExpo for 2014

News Release
April 8, 2014

Members of the American Motorcyclist Association are invited to the 2014 AMA National Convention, Oct. 16-19, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.  Held in partnership with the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo), an event that brings consumers, dealers and manufacturers... Read more »

Larry Little named AMA Motorcyclist of the Year

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December 13, 2013

News release The American Motorcyclist Association announced today its AMA Motorcyclist of the Year: AMA Life Member Larry Little. Little, vice president and general manager of Marketplace Events, created a U.S. motorcycle show that debuted in 2013 and brought buyers and sellers together in a bold new... Read more »

EPA Proposes 2014 Renewable Fuel Standards

November 15, 2013

In what will be viewed as a significant yet temporary victory for the agricultural, petroleum, marine and powersports industries, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it would cut the amount of ethanol that is federally required to be blended in American gasoline and diesel as... Read more »

AMA encourages motorcyclists to join Ride to Work Day

June 17, 2013

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association is encouraging all motorcyclists to demonstrate the practical benefits of commuting on a motorcycle on Monday, June 17, in celebration of Motorcycle and Scooter Ride to Work Day. "Motorcyclists know that motorcycles are fun to ride as well as... Read more »

Enough is enough

May 14, 2010

The latest challenge the motorcycle industry faces is the possibility of mandatory anti-lock brake (ABS) regulations. An independent, nonprofit insurance group has called for the federal government to require ABS on all new motorcycles. Last year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said... Read more »