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MCI Press Releases

July 2010

MCI Criticises Lack of Foresight with Government Electric Car Grants

29th July 2010

The Motor Cycle Industry Association (MCI) has today criticised the Government for ignoring electric motorcycles, scooters and mopeds in the newly announced ‘Plug in Car Grant’. Transport Secretary View full story

Motorcycle Sport and Leisure Sector Contributes £500 Million to UK Economy

29th July 2010

A survey analysing the value of the UK motorcycle industry has revealed that the sport and leisure sector has a total turnover of almost £500 million.  The GVA is estimated to be approximately 50% View full story

Wheels to Work Scheme Helping Young People to Get off Benefits and ‘Get on’ Motorcycles

22nd July 2010

The Motor Cycle Industry Association (MCI) is today promoting new Parliamentary activity to gain support for the range of ‘Wheels To Work’ projects in the UK.   The MCI is currently lobbying for View full story

‘Travel Savings Calculator’ Reveals Hundreds of Pounds Can be Saved by Riding to Work

22nd July 2010

Most people are looking for ways to save money and anyone who is considering finding a cost –effective and time -saving way to commute will be surprised at just how much money can be saved by View full story

Improved Road Conditions Would Enhance Motorcyclists Safety Says Ride to Work Day Survey

13th July 2010

Motorcycle riders think that the most important thing the new Government should do for motorcyclists is improve road conditions according to a Motor Cycle News survey, responded to by over 6,500 View full story

Suzi Perry Gets On In Support of National Motorcycle Week

5th July 2010

Channel 5 TV presenter and former host of BBC's MotoGP coverage Suzi Perry is giving her backing to National Motorcycle Week (NMW) which runs from 18 to 24 July and features Ride To Work day on View full story