Zero Motorcycles initiated a recall campaign on some 2009-2010 Zero S and Zero DS motorcycles due to a problem with the front brake. According to documents released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the front brake caliper brackets on the affected motorcycles may become deformed under high braking loads. A deformed bracket may prevent […]
Definition of a Motorcycle to Change in California
New law will be in effect for 2009
Several new laws have been passed in the California Legislature and ratified by Governor Schwarzenegger that will come into effect starting in 2009, one of which will pertain to motorcycles.
The definition of a motorcycle has been expanded to include three-wheeled vehicles; they now have access to the high-occupancy lanes regardless of occupancy. The new designation will also delete the weight limitation and the separate definition of electric motorcycles to officially include them under the new motorcycle definition.