RIDE TO WORK – WORK TO RIDE DAY is June 21, 2010. The purpose of the event is to promote the riding of motorcycles as an economical alternative to driving cars and trucks. On average motorcycles use 56% less gas than a motor vehicle averaging between 40 to 70 miles per gallon.
The event is also meant to raise the awareness of road users to the presence of motorcycle riders and decrease the number of crashes involving motorcycles.
Motorcycle use is also environmentally friendly using less gas and less rubber than conventional vehicles.
Last but certainly not least is the fact that riding a motorcycle is fun. You can meet so many great people because you have something in common be it a sense of freedom or saving the environment.
So come on and make a point to ride your motorcycle, bike, trike, scooter or moped to work on June 21, 2010 and help raise awareness for motorcycle riders.