It is in every sense of the word MOTO infantry. Such widespread use of bikes was one of the most successful improvisations Iran during the war with Iraq.
Almost motorcyclists were highly mobile light motorized infantry applicable for exploration, frisky transfer of small groups of fighters and stinging surprise attacks against the enemy. On bikes possible to see fighters with rocket-propelled grenades, machine guns, sniper rifles, MANPADS. Naturally, the main instrument of the move is not used, the basic strategy here — come the brakes, lie down, shoot out and change position.