Even the most modern of cutting-edge motorcycle technology can face a recall, and in the case of Zero Motorcycles, it’s down to the electric bike’s Anti-Lock Brake System.

Certain Triumph owners who have gone the route of heated grips may face unwanted consequences according to the latest NHTSA recall.

Sometimes motorcycle technology isn’t necessarily cutting edge, rather another thing to go wrong. This is seen in the latest recall issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for malfunctioning airbags on two Honda motorcycle models.

It may be fun and take riders back to a more innocent time of riding, but Ducati’s Scrambler is also starting the New Year with a recall.

The drama-free world bikers normally ride through is about to go down a road of conspiracy theories and accusations, and maybe it’s a needed detour.

Even as it promoted its three-wheeled roadster at a popular trade show, Polaris weathered the release of multiple recalls for its Slingshot.

It’s the small things that can cause big problems. Case in point BMW’s recall of certain R nine T motorcycles because of partially obscured lights.

It appears, even the most modern motorcycle technologies are subject to the old-fashion practice of a recall. Zero Motorcycles has issued such a recall for some 2015 models.

Passionate opinions fill a void of facts in the discussion of helmets and motorcycle safety. Between a recent nationwide study and a new report focusing on Michigan, that void is quickly being filled with cold hard data.

A much-awaited report about traffic fatalities has been released with final numbers breaking a 5-decade declining trend. The bad news for bikers, motorcycles are leading the deadly increases.

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