Q&A: Update from MIC

Erik Pritchard, president and CEO of the Motorcycle Industry Council, discusses what the association has been up to over the last year.

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RTP Wins Funding Boost in House Approved Bill

The Motorcycle Industry Council said that the U.S. House of Representatives recently passed a $715 billion transportation bill that includes up to a 75% increase in funding for the Recreational Trails Program (RTP). The RTP funds trail development, maintenance, and educational materials nationwide. “While there is significantly more work to be done getting the bill

Zero Motorcycles Becomes 1st Electric Motorcycle Brand to Be Listed On GSA

Zero Motorcycles, the global electric motorcycle sales and innovation leader, announced that it is the first electric motorcycle brand to be listed on General Services Administration.

MIC Meets with Department of Agriculture and U.S. Forest Service Officials to Highlight Importance of OHV Recreation in National Forests

The MIC urged Department officials to prioritize recreational access, stating that OHV recreation in national forests is vital to the industry and that it is a local and national economic engine.

Michael Sayre Named AMA Government Relations Manager for On-Highway Issues

Sayre has been working for the organization as grassroots coordinator since January 2016 and has been an AMA member since 2012. He will continue working in the nonprofit association’s Washington, D.C., office.