Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Road Bites

By Bryan Hall I live for road trips. It’s not a secret, anyone who knows me, or anyone who has read my stories knows that I love being on the road and checking out new places. Road trips take many forms, from a one- or two-day jaunt to a two- or three-week (or longer) excursion. I also love to eat… ...

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Mecum Auctions: Las Vegas, 2020

By Sasha Johnson The 2020 Mecum Auction January 21-26 was the place to be for motorcycle lovers and enthusiasts. My first day at the event, I walked on to the showroom floor and was absolutely gob-smacked. I could not believe just how many amazing, vintage works of art had found their way to Vegas. And though the bidding arena was ...

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The Tale of Two Indian Larry Bikes

Mecum Auctions, 2020 By Shannon “Dazzlin” Venturo Hundreds of motorcycles crossed the auction block as Mecum Auctions brought its annual vintage and antique motorcycle auction to South Point Hotel & Casino January 21-26 in Las Vegas, NV. Patrons can always count on Mecum to find a huge variety of motorcycles up for sale, including dirt bikes, cruisers and racing bikes. ...

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Sam Lowes: “I stay focused on the things I can control”

Golf in the garden, rehabilitation training, plans to get creative in the kitchen and a lot of quality time with his family. That’s Sam Lowes’ time in this period of social distancing. How are you and how are you living this current situation? The situation we’re going through on a global level is very complicated. We must be aware of ...

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HighPipe Motorcycle Festival presented by GEICO Motorcycle Moves to Table Mountain at Mountain High North Resort, July 17-20

IRVINE, Calif. (March 31, 2020) — The Fourth Annual HighPipe Motorcycle Festival presented by GEICO Motorcycle will move up the hill to Table Mountain at Mountain High North Resort in Wrightwood, Calif., with riders hitting the trails, July 17-20. Wrightwood sits in San Bernardino County, about 75 miles northeast of Los Angeles. Table Mountain reaches an elevation of nearly 7,000 feet ...

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FIM International Six Days of Enduro & FIM Enduro Vintage Trophy Postponed Until 2021

Following in-depth discussions between the FIM, FMI and the local organising committee of the 2020 FIM International Six Days of Enduro (ISDE) and the FIM Enduro Vintage Trophy (EVT) in relation to the ongoing Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and the associated restrictions, it has been decided to postpone the events until the same period in 2021. Whilst the ISDE was ...

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OSET Bikes Launches Kids Activity Pack and Home School Video Challenges

With the prospect of months of extra sofa time and boredom, the OSET crew decided to be pro-active and give both kids and adults some fun – both on and off their bikes. The OSET ‘Activity Pack’ is now available to download from the OSET web site at https://osetbikes.com/us/activity-pack/ This pack will keep the kids busy with word searches, crosswords, ...

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Yamaha XT-Reme Terrain Challenge Returns to Iconic Loretta Lynn Ranch

Yamaha Owners Event Showcasing Proven Off-Road Vehicles Returns for Third Year MARIETTA, Ga., March 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces its third-annual XT-Reme Terrain Challenge (XT-R Challenge) for Yamaha YXZ, Wolverine, and Grizzly owners, friends, and families. The three-day event will be held October 2 through 4 at the famous Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. ...

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TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold Brings Free AFT Racing Content to Fans

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 30, 2020) – American Flat Track‘s entire 2019 racing season is now available to viewers through TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold at no cost.   Last week, NBC Sports announced that it has made TrackPass, along with nine other services, free in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, giving fans a wide variety of premium content to consume.   Free ...

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Harley-Davidson Announces New Screamin’ Eagle® 128/131 Stage IV Kits for MY17 + Touring Models

“Go Big or Go Home” With New Screamin’ Eagle® Harley-Davidson® Performance Parts MILWAUKEE (March 25, 2020) – The all-new Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle® products for your ride are here to keep the thrills rolling mile after mile. High-flow exhaust kits, performance cams, ultra-powerful Screamin’ Eagle engines and a comprehensive line of upgrades get you to peak exhilaration quickly and smoothly with the power to handle ...

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