Vermont Motorcycle News

I recently discovered a great new website for motorcycle tips and general riding information: First Checkpoint. The site provides reviews and advice to help riders on everything from motorcycle camping to finding a great pair of boots. ...  read article
Motorcycle instructor Steve Ford shows us how its done
Fishtail Riding School, one of the region's top motorcycle track day riding schools, is partnering with retired NH State Police Motorcycle Officer, Steve Ford to offer slow speed motorcycle training school this summer. The classes are held at NH Motor Speedway in Loudon NH and cost $150. read article
MotoVermont has announced that adventure journalist and riding coach Bill Dragoo has signed on as Chief Instructor for their 2016 Training Tour July 9-12. Dragoo will be assisted by Fran Tully of Dual-Sport School and Guided Adventure Rides in Utah....  read article
This summer has been a deadly one for Vermont motorcyclists and bicyclists. Nine motorcycle riders have died on Vermont roads in the first nine of the year – a number equal to the average number of riders who die in a typical season. Four bicyclists have died this year. Vermont Trans...  read article
The floating bridge on VT-65 in Brookfield has reopenned. The bridge, which is believed to be the only floating bridge in the country, was closed in 2008 for repairs when it's floatation system began to fail causing the bridge to be partially submerged. ...  read article
Are you wondering whether your favorite set of twisties will be repaved this summer? Are you planning a road trip right into the middle of a construction zone? If so, then you should check out the the State of Vermont's online guide to summer paving projects....  read article
A winter spent watching MotoGP race re-runs may keep you connected with motorcycling, but it will do little to improve your skills on the bike. Ken Condon, the lead instructor for Tony’s Track Days and author of In The Zone – Advanced Techniques for Skillful Motorcycling, has spent his winte...  read article
The town of Worcester, VT is considering increasing penalties for riding motorized vehicles on the Eagles Ledge trail and the Shepherd’s Hill trail. Along with the increased penalties, the town is looking to increase enforcement, in an effort to prevent further damage....  read article
Have you always wanted to track riding on the track, but didn't because of the high cost of leathers? Thanks to a new program from Cyclewise Ducati-Vermont in New Haven, you now have one less excuse. Cyclewise is renting one and two piece leather suits. For completel information, see this read article
In July, Vermont will become the only state in the nation where it is illegal for motorcyclists to ride side by side, when a Virginia law goes into effect making it legal in that state. The Virginia law was passed at the end of February and takes effect July 1....  read article
Mazer Performance has moved from River Rd in Essex to a new location at 70 Upper Main Street in Essex. Owner Josh Mazer said he hopes the new, larger space will be better for his customers....  read article
Mid-Atlantic Director for NESBA, Mike Moore passed away Wednesday, November 9th after succumbing to injuries received in a crash in the chicane at the Thunderbolt circuit at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, NJ. ...  read article
The new bridge from Addison VT to Crown Point NY will open on Monday, November 7th. The bridge was closed abruptly two years ago after a routine bridge inspection found the span was unsafe. ...  read article
The Classic Bike Experience in Essex will be featured on the Discovery Channel's new channel, Velocity TV,  on October 20th, 27th and November 3rd. The episodes chronicle the restoration and conversion of a Norton Commando owned by Louie and John from The Hot Rod Hotel in Buchanan NY....  read article
From the beginning, Motorcycle-Vermont has strived to be the best local source for motorcyclists in Vermont. To further that goal, we have added Lodging and Dining as fully highlighted top-level category on our main web site navigation.our needs. ...  read article
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