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3-wheeled motorcyclesFor Polaris Industries, there's an unexpected reason for optimism: pavement. While the Minnesota-based company (and the industry at large) continues to struggle with its trademark off-road vehicles, motorcycle sales are growing — and so are the number of wheels.

Promoting SafetyAside from the risk of rain Friday morning, the London region couldn’t ask for a better forecast for the Canada Day long weekend. With plenty of sunshine and daily highs in the low 20’s, there’s no doubt many will be hitting the road, or the water, to celebrate the country’s 149th birthday.

Mustangs memorial raffleMembers of the North Nodaway Class of 1988 are coming up on their fourth annual bike and car cruise and poker run event to raise funding for the North Nodaway memorial scholarship provided to graduating R-VI seniors.

British Motorcycle eventAccording to the organizers of the 34th annual Slow Joe British Motorcycle Show, held the second week of June at the Gun Club outside of New Lexington, it was once again a success. To show their continued support of other activities taking place that week end many participants made stops at four other events on Saturday.

Brave Rifles TrooperHe started his day a little later than usual. The Trooper grabbed his motorcycle safety gear, his keys and rushed toward base. As he rode his bike, he noticed a vehicle quickly approaching him and darting between lanes in his side mirrors.

Motorcycle Accident in OttawaOne person is dead following a motorcycle versus car accident at a driveway entrance in the 1300 block of Route 6 in Ottawa. The accident occurred Tuesday morning around 10:25.

Women Biker FestsThis article originally appeared on VICE Canada. "If you do it wrong, you might die," says Kristin Munro. "So you have to trust yourself." Munro has just disembarked from her Harley-Davidson XL Sportster 1200 Roadster: Outside, more motorcycles rev their engines in the hot field fringed with lush grass, poppies, and wild lupins.

eMotoRacing VarsityThe 3rd Annual eMotoRacing "Varsity Challenge" ebike road race will take place July 9th and 10th at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Collegiate racing teams from the US and Canada will race their engineering student built prototype electric racebikes in the AHRMA sanctioned event.

AMA SupermotoThe City of Sturgis is pleased to announce the 4 th Annual Sturgis Supermoto, an AMA sanctioned event, when America’s best Supermoto racers hit the streets of historic Downtown Sturgis for the fouth annual Metzeler Sturgis Supermoto race.

Riding Ontario“Westward Ho!” came the message from BMW Motorrad Canada, signalling approval of a motorcycle trip from Toronto to Vancouver. But this wouldn’t be my first cross-country tour and, throughout the trek, I couldn’t help but flashback on an earlier BMW ride, made a dozen years ago.

 

Gov. Cuomo joins Billy JoelGov. Cuomo was in a New York state of mind Monday after hitting the road with rocker Billy Joel for a statewide breast cancer motorcycle ride. Cuomo and his motorcycle gang made stops in Queens, Long Island, Suffolk, Rockland and Ulster counties to rev up support for families impacted by breast cancer and to raise awareness about the disease.

A One-Day Motorcycle TourThe Mohawk Trail is as old as, well, I suppose “dirt” would be as apt a simile as any. Like many roads in New England, the trail got its start as a migratory game path originating somewhere west of the Taconic Mountains (in what’s now New York state) and meandered eastward through what would eventually become Massachusetts.

Safety is a Shared ResponsibilitySummer is the best time to ride if you have a motorcycle but it can also be the most dangerous. The season is only just getting underway and there's been a number of accidents and collisions involving motorcycles.

Riki's Ride 2016Riki Rachtman, former host of MTV's Headbanger's Ball and current host of the nationally syndicated radio show Racing Rocks, started today on his third annual running of Riki's Ride, an epic motorcycle trek that traverses North America.

All-Women Biker Fests"If you do it wrong, you might die," says Kristin Munro. "So you have to trust yourself." Munro has just disembarked from her Harley-Davidson XL Sportster 1200 Roadster: Outside, more motorcycles rev their engines in the hot field fringed with lush grass, poppies, and wild lupins.

motorcycle hits tractorA Derby man died Monday after he apparently crashed his motorcycle into the back of a tractor-trailer while trying to change lanes on Route 8 in Shelton. Shawn P. Reynolds, 53, died at the scene of the crash, which happened shortly before 4 p.m. Monday on the northbound side of the highway between Exits 12 and 13, state police said Tuesday in a press release.

Motorcycle Road RacesJohn Hopkins scored the ePayMe Yamaha team their best result of the 2016 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship season so far yesterday (Sunday) at Knockhill, claiming a fourth place in the opening race and finishing just 0.114s from a podium finish.

Ex-wife of Hells AngelsA woman who lost her security clearance allowing access to restricted areas at the Vancouver International Airport — and with it her job with airport ground services — because she was once married to a member of the Hells Angels has lost her appeal for reinstatement, with the Federal Court of Canada’s chief justice ruling the government has the right “to err on the side of public safety.”