Blogs

  • Fact Or Fiction - Helmet Use:

    Posted Fri at 10:12 PM by RevBigJohn

    1 Comment 65 Views

    On a nearly annual basis the media in this country is inspired to report stories about motorcycle fatalities on our nation’s roadways. Invariably, these stories paint motorcycle rider deaths Read More...

  • Proposed Transportation Bill Amendment Fails

    Posted Wed at 12:26 PM by RevBigJohn

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    Late Monday night, three Congressional champions for motorcyclists’ rights asked Congress to add language to a massive spending bill that would help protect motorcyclists from profiling by law enforcement. Read More...

  • Screaming Banshee Motorcycle Horns

    Posted Mon at 12:21 PM by Lucky

    1 Like 881 Views

      Please welcome our new advertiser... Screaming Banshee Horns THE BEST ENGINEERED LOUD MOTORCYCLE HORNS The Screaming Banshee is the loudest and best engineered motorcycle horn you can buy, in fact it's much m Read More...

  • MRF Flash Alert!

    Posted Jul 22 by RevBigJohn

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    Next week the House of Representatives will vote on a bill to fund several transportation related agencies, including the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), for fiscal year 2022. To ensure the federa Read More...

  • Ethanol in the Courts and in Congress

    Posted Jul 16 by RevBigJohn

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    Ethanol in the Courts and in Congress In the last few weeks, the ethanol industry has suffered two major court case defeats. Earlier this month, the D.C. Court of Appeals struck down the Environmental Protection Read More...

  • MEETING OF THE MINDS 2021

    Posted Jul 14 by RevBigJohn

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    MEETING OF THE MINDS 2021 -- Sixty days is cutting it close September 10, 2021, the rapidly approaching cut-off date for hotel and registratio Read More...

  • Progressive IMS Outdoors

    Posted Jul 8 by EventMan

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    Come Demo New Motorcycles Not Yet on the Market at Progressive IMS Outdoors! Tickets can be purchased now at motorcycleshows.com. CycleFish $3 discount code has been activated for NorCal. Code is: CYCLEF21 The Progres Read More...

  • House Passes Highway Bill – Biker Priorities Included

    Posted Jul 1 by RevBigJohn

    1 Comment 3 Likes 435 Views

    Thursday morning the full House of Representatives passed H.R. 3684 the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act or the INVEST in America Act. This bill is more commonly r Read More...

  • Autonomous Vehicle Crash Data

    Posted Jun 30 by RevBigJohn

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    This week the federal government took an important step in the oversight of autonomous vehicles on our nation’s roadways. Under an order issued Tuesday, manufacturers of autonomous vehicles must disclose Read More...

  • The Road to Babes Ride Out East Coast 2021

    Posted Jun 30 by RussBrown

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    Babes Ride Out has easily become one of the largest gatherings of female motorcyclists in the U.S where women show up and share a passion for motorcycles.   Babes Ride Out has easily become one of the largest ga Read More...

  • Know Your Numbers!

    Posted Jun 25 by RevBigJohn

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    May was Motorcycle Awareness Month but every month should be a month for motorcycle advocacy!  Whether you were in D.C. for Bikers Inside the Beltway or working on issues back home, it’s a great time to advoca Read More...

  • Russ Brown Ambassador: Greg Lutzka

    Posted Jun 23 by RussBrown

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    Greg Lutzka used his skateboarding skills to make his new motorcycle hobby become a business, with Lutzka’s Garage. Greg Lutzka is a skateboarder's household name. He’s an OG in the skate world and has bee Read More...

  • Highway Bill Passes First Hurdle in the House

    Posted Jun 11 by RevBigJohn

    1 Comment 122 Views

    Legislation authorizing roughly $547 billion for highways and other surface transportation over five years advanced in a House panel, despite opposition from Republicans who objected to what they Read More...

  • 2021 Highway Bill Unveiled

    Posted Jun 7 by RevBigJohn

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    Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure unveiled its 2021 highway bill, titled the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation (INVEST) i Read More...

  • Blood Mountain

    Posted Jun 7 by RussBrown

    177 Views

    A story of defeat, resurgence, and triumph: I shattered my spine on Blood Mountain. A story of defeat, resurgence, and triumph: I shattered my spine on Blood Mountain. I’m sharing my comeback story to familiari Read More...

  • Want to make a difference in D.C.?

    Posted May 26 by RevBigJohn

    1 Like 116 Views

    Responsible and law-abiding motorcyclists across the country continue to report instances of being harassed and singled out by law enforcement simply because they are riding a motorcycle or wearing motorcycle-related app Read More...

  • American Legend: Rusty Coones In His Own Words

    Posted May 24 by RussBrown

    330 Views

    Rusty Coones, is no stranger to the moto community. He was an actor on Sons of Anarchy, band member of Attika 7, club member, and shop owner. Motorcycling is usually viewed as a hobby or a sport, and sometimes a lifes Read More...

  • Becky And Adri Do EDR 2021

    Posted May 19 by RussBrown

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    Last fall Becky and I took a trip to Julian, which was gorgeous, but we decided to head to Borrego the Thursday before we trekked down to San Felipe, Mexico to chill and break up the 350-mile journey. We met up in San Read More...

  • Taking Back the Hill

    Posted May 19 by RevBigJohn

    123 Views

    For the last 15 months the halls of Congress have been silent. Health and safety restrictions have all but eliminated the normal atmosphere on Capitol Hill. However, this week things began to return to normal.  Bike Read More...

  • What are we going to Lobby for?

    Posted May 14 by RevBigJohn

    1 Comment 126 Views

    Bikers Inside The Beltway
What are we going to Lobby for? A successful Bikers Inside the Beltway is days from happening.  This one-of-a-kind h Read More...

  • We Are Not Alone

    Posted May 11 by RevBigJohn

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    Moving Forward With Motorcycling Members of Congress & Making It Happen The Motorcycle Riders Foundation proudly works with both the Senate and Hou Read More...

  • AUTOMATED DRIVING SYSTEMS

    Posted May 10 by RevBigJohn

    715 Views

    Background: Motorcyclists believe that automated driving technology in other vehicles could yield substantial safety benefits for riders by helping to eliminate “human error” which, on average, causes over Read More...

  • Ethanol 15 (E-15) Can Kill Your Motorcycle’s Engine

    Posted May 9 by RevBigJohn

    154 Views

    CONSUMER PROTECTION AND FUEL TRANSPARENCY ACT Background In the summer of 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a proposed rule that aims to require 19.88 billion gallons of biofuels to be blended Read More...

  • Widow widower riders

    Posted May 8 by clementbrm

    2 Comments 1,794 Views

    Have you lost your spouse your best friend? In the most favorite thing to do was to ride together on your motorcycles? I just lost my husband in April 2021. I need to get back on my bike and I need to ride so is anybody Read More...

  • A New Definition For Motorcycle

    Posted May 8 by RevBigJohn

    1 Comment 1 Like 182 Views

    New vehicles entering the roadways with little resemblance or operational characteristics to that of a motorcycle, have been arbitrarily classified as motorcycles. The Motorcycle Riders Foundation has drafted language to Read More...

  • BIKERS INSIDE THE BELTWAY 2021

    Posted May 6 by RevBigJohn

    139 Views

    Bikers Inside The BeltwayMeeting With Congress To Stop Profiling H.RES 366 – your MRF is moving forward and making it happen. Profiling is no Read More...

  • House Resolution 366

    Posted May 4 by RevBigJohn

    468 Views

    Last Friday, champions of the motorcycling community in the House of Representatives introduced a resolution addressing motorcyclist profiling. The resolution H. Res. 366 has three key points: (1) promoting incr Read More...

  • Get to know Photographer Christian Guerra

    Posted Apr 30 by RussBrown

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     "Photography and motorcycles have given me an outlet that I never thought was possible." The possibilities are endless on two wheels. Every year after Paradise Road Show we get tagged in tons of photos via socia Read More...

  • Engines For Changes Uses Motorcycles To Fight Today's Issues

    Posted Apr 26 by RussBrown

    300 Views

    Engines for Change is a non-profit organization that brings motorcyclists together to fight issues and make a positive impact. When I started riding in 2017, it did not take long for me to realize how unique the motor Read More...

  • E15 Labeling Comments Submitted to EPA

    Posted Apr 24 by RevBigJohn

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      Comments Submitted to EPAMonday was the official deadline for the public to submit comments on potential changes to the E15 labels on fuel dispensers. As you may remember, in January the Environment Read More...