Motorcycle Safety and Arizona History
The Copper Chopper is not only a unique piece of art and a slice of Arizona history; it is also an educational tool. Each appearance of the Copper Chopper features a major motorcycle safety exhibit, which includes the following information:
- Proper riding training
- Instructions on how to use helmets and other safe riding equipment
- Emphasis on best practices for motorcycles, including safe conduct and heightened awareness
- Lessons for all drivers on how to increase awareness of motorcyclists and be more cautious on the road
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Did you know that one of the first motorcycles, the “steam velocipede,” was invented right here in Arizona in 1884? You’ll learn more about this and other fun historical facts when you see the Arizona history exhibit also on tour with the Copper Chopper.