News & Press

These are the latest news stories and press releases from the MCIA. You can also find new registration statistics, which are updated monthly.

News & Press Releases

June 2013

MCI members encourage more staff onto bikes for Ride to Work Day

19th June 2013

This year’s Ride to Work Day was a great success for MCI members, who used the date as a focus to highlight the benefits of commuting via a motorcycle or scooter.

Motorcycle Off-Road events a huge success

18th June 2013

A huge buzz and feel good factor was created by the 2013 Motorcycle Off-Road Experience events held between 13th-16th June at Brake Hill Farm in Brigstock, near Kettering.

Press Release: Off-Road virgins no more - and proud of it! Converts take to social media to share their enthusiasm

18th June 2013

Facebook is buzzing with comments and pictures from the 400 people who had their first taste of dirt riding over the weekend.

MCI offering free biker breakfasts as part of its National Ride to Work Day initiative

17th June 2013

Today (17 June)  is National Ride to Work Day; a day devoted to getting bikers to use their motorcycles to commute on, instead of just riding for leisure.

Still time to join other motorcyclists to pay respects to British war dead

11th June 2013

Up to 10,000 motorcyclists will be taking part in a ride to commemorate servicemen and women who have lost their lives in conflict and to thank the towns that have played a part in honouring them.

Report from MCI May Breakfast Meeting

10th June 2013

One of the perks of MCI membership is the opportunity to attend social and networking events, with MCI breakfast meetings becoming increasingly popular.  Attendance at last month's meeting was the best ever.  Around 50 members and invited guests enjoyed breakfast and a tour of facilities at Silverstone’s new state of the art events conference and exhibition facility, known as ‘the Wing’.

Zero technology tested by sci-fi celebrities

4th June 2013

Two cast members from the cult show Red Dwarf will be putting the 2013 Zero motorcycle range through its paces for a show which looks at the practicalities of using electric vehicles.

News from the Wheels to Work Association

4th June 2013

The MCI backed Wheels to Work Association (W2WA) is delighted to hear that the Derbyshire Wheels to Work Scheme has been awarded a grant of nearly half a million pounds.