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MCI Press Releases

June 2010

New Government Statistics Show Motorcycle Safety Improving

28th June 2010

New statistics released by the Government show that as the number of motorcycle miles travelled has increased the number of casualties and fatalities has actually fallen, indicating that more miles View full story

British Bike Business Boost UK Economy

24th June 2010

British successes abound in the motorcycle industry and contribute to sales estimated at £5.2 billion. (1) UK based motorcycle manufacturers and component manufacturers are investing heavily in View full story

MCI Urges People to Get Active and ‘Get On’ for a Free Ride in National Motorcycle Week 2010

18th June 2010

The Motorcycle Industry  is urging biking enthusiasts to spread the word that ‘Life is Better of Two Wheels’ as part of its annual National Motorcycle Week, which takes place from 18th – 24th View full story

London Mayor Extends Motorcycle Access to Bus Lanes

17th June 2010

Mayor Boris Johnson has today announced he will continue to allow? motorcycles to use bus lanes, operated by Transport for London (TfL), for the? time being. Johnson observed, ' The chaos that was View full story

Motorcyclists Can Provide The UK Tourist Industry With A Lucrative Summer

16th June 2010

The warmer weather has started, the World Cup has kicked off and as the first signs of summer are underway the MCI can reveal that motorcycle-related tourism expenditure in the UK is around  £569 View full story

Government Announcement on Motorcycle Tests Opens New Opportunities for Bike Safety Say Industry

8th June 2010

Today’s Government announcement that the motorcycle test is to be reviewed has been strongly welcomed by the industry. This morning (8/06) the Transport Minister, Mike Penning MP ordered a review View full story

MCI Calls on The Mayor to Make Motorcycles In Bus Lanes Permanent in London.

1st June 2010

With the experimental scheme which allows motorcycles to use bus lanes in London due to end on July 5th, the Motor Cycle Industry Association (MCI) has today called on the Mayor and Transport for View full story