"I think you could probably have ten, maybe twenty bikes out in Alberta for the price of putting a plate on a bike here," said protester Philip Pelly.
The motorcycle riders began their demonstration at 11:00 a.m., and proceeded to ride leisurely along the Decarie Expressway, and Highways 13, 20 and 40.
Calling their strategy "Operation Escargot", they crawled along at 60 km per hour -- the minimum speed limit allowed on those roadways.
Eric Lessard, a spokesperson for the demonstrators, said he believes the Societe de l'assurance automobile du Quebec (SAAQ) discriminates against motorcyclists. To read the rest of the article: http://montreal.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20090411/mtl_motorcycles_090411/20090411/?hub=MontrealHome