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Harley-Davidson enters race to buy Italian rival Ducati: sources

Jun 22, 2017 | Easy rider? Harley-Davidson ‘lines up’ Ducati bid By Pamela Barbaglia | LONDON   U.S. motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson (HOG.N) is lining up a takeover bid for Italian rival Ducati, potentially bringing together two of the most famous names in motorcycling in a deal that could be worth up to 1.5 billion euros ($1.67 billion), sources told Reuters. ...

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ROAD TEST: 2017 Indian Roadmaster Classic

The perfect marriage of beauty and function Story by Ray Seidel Last year we tested Indian’s cruiser bike, the Springfield; this year we’ve moved up to their touring bike, the Roadmaster Classic. Both Indian Chiefs are very much alike, but if you’re into the longer trips, the Classic may be more to your liking. Both bikes have 1940’s styling, but ...

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Northwest Motorcycle Events Calendar – June 2017

IF YOU DON’T SEE YOUR EVENT, IT’S BECAUSE NO ONE SUBMITTED IT! TO SUBMIT YOUR RIDE OR EVENT GO TO WWW.QUICKTHROTTLE.COM & CLICK ON THE ‘LIST EVENTS’ TAB IN THE UPPER LEFT CORNER. We cannot accept listings via phone, email, fax or mail. Event listings must be submitted by the 10th of the previous month. We do not update the ...

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California and Southwest Motorcycle Events Calendar – June 2017

JUNE 1-3 LAS VEGAS, NV* MECUM VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE AUCTION- 600 beautiful motorcycles. Gates open 8 AM daily. Auction starts Thurs 1 PM, Fri & Sat begins 9 AM. Consign or register to bid & for complete auction consignment or bidding info visit www.mecum.com or call 262-275-5715.  Daily ticket $20/day advance online or $30/door/online as of June 1; 3-day Event pass ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – June 2017

Table of Contents – June 2017 04 – New Products 06 – Ride & Event Calendar 08 – Arizona Bikeweek 14 – 2017 Roadmaster Classic 20 – International Female Ride Day 22 – Laughlin River Run 2017, part 1 28 – Moon Bike Building Story 32 – Phoenix Wounded Vets Run 34 – 2045: The Unsubscribed 35 – So, You ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine California Edition – June 2017

Table of Contents – June 2017 04 – New Products 06 – Ride & Event Calendar 08 – Arizona Bikeweek 14 – 2017 Roadmaster Classic 20 – International Female Ride Day 22 – Laughlin River Run 2017, part 1 28 – Moon Bike Building Story 32 – Phoenix Wounded Vets Run 34 – 2045: The Unsubscribed 35 – So, You ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – June 2017

Table of Contents – June 2017 PAGE 5 – LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER PAGES 8, 16, 28-29, 36-37 – RIDE & EVENTS CALENDAR PAGE 12 – NEW PRODUCTS PAGE 14 – ROADSIGNS PAGES 20-21 – NW MOTORCYCLES & SERVICE G/O PAGES 24-25 – SO CALLED JUSTICE PAGE 26 – A LETTER TO THE PROSECUTOR PAGE 32-33 – ROCKIN’ THE RED ...

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ROAD TEST: H-D Road Glide – love it or leave it!

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Standard Story and Photos by Koz Mraz The Road Glide, one of Harley’s most controversial motorcycles was introduced as the “Tour Glide’’’ in the 1979 with only 19 FLT’s produced that year. Different than any H-D models before, in that it had a fixed fairing that was attached to the frame and did not move with ...

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California and Southwest Motorcycle Events Calendar – May 2017

APRIL 26 – 29 LAUGHLIN, NV* 35th ANNUAL LAUGHLIN RIVER RUN – Along Casino Drive in Laughlin, NV next to the Colorado River.  Desert riding, Route 66, Kingman & Oatman, AZ.  Poker Runs, Ms. Laughlin Contest, Open air free live music on many stages, Custom Bike Show, Concerts, Vendors & Major Mfr. Exhibits and Casino Fun- Room packages available, check ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – May 2017

Table of Contents – May 2017 03 – Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach 05 – New Products 07 – Too Broke for Bike Week 08 – Ride & Event Calendar 12 – Tailgunner Dillon Aero 15 – Daytona Bike Week II 18 – Eaglerider 20 – Road Glide: Love it or leave it 24 – Riding for the Long ...

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