Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Haaker Dominates Costa Mesa EnduroCross

Hart and Webb round out the podium after last lap battle COSTA MESA, CALIF. (September 15, 2018) – Rockstar Husqvarna’s Colton Haaker took a dominating win at round two of the 2018 AMA EnduroCross championship at the Orange County Fairgrounds. For the second race in a row, the seats were packed and the crowd was treated to an exciting night ...

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AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Fall Bike Night features motorcycles, music, food and fun

Vintage motorcycle display, free Hall of Fame admission included PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame invites all motorcyclists to its Fall Bike Night from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 28 at the campus of the American Motorcyclist Association in Pickerington, just 14 miles east of downtown Columbus. The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Fall Bike Night features ...

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Jared Mees Wins Second Consecutive American Flat Track Championship Aboard His Indian Scout FTR750

Indian Wrecking Crew Rider Bryan Smith Secures First Win of 2018 As Indian’s Scout FTR750 Sweeps Top Eight at Springfield Mile II SPRINGFIELD, IL (SEPTEMBER 5, 2018) – In the 100th running of the legendary Springfield Mile, Jared Mees secured his fifth career Grand National Championship. His 2018 title marks back-to-back years as champion aboard his Indian Scout FTR750. In ...

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Polaris Slingshot Returns to AIMExpo presented by Nationwide this October

Slingshot Ready to Deliver a New Level of Fun to Attendees with its One-of-a-Kind “Joyride” Experience at AIMExpo Outdoors! IRVINE, Calif. (September 4, 2018) – The American International Motorcycle Expo presented by Nationwide (AIMExpo) welcomes the return of Polaris Slingshot (Slingshot). “The Ultimate JoyrideTM.” The incredibly fun three-wheeled roadster will be an OEM exhibitor for the 2018 event and will ...

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Harley-Davidson Creates New Advanced Technology R&D Facility In Silicon Valley

Company is Recruiting Top EV Talent to Build its Capabilities for New Products and Segments MILWAUKEE (Sept. 5, 2018) – Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) announced today it will establish a new research and development facility in Northern California to support its future product portfolio, including the company’s first complete line of electric vehicles. “Recently we shared with the world our ...

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Indian Motorcycle Unleashes Redesigned & Updated Chieftain

Restyled Fairing & Saddlebags, Combined with New Features, Offer Riders a More Streamlined, Aggressive Style New PowerBand™ Audio Upgrade Package is Loudest Audio System in Indian Motorcycle History MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 5, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company founded in 1901, today announced a redesigned Chieftain lineup. Since its debut in 2013, the Chieftain has consistently won high marks ...

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Weston Peick Signs Contract Extension with Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team

Brea, CA (September 5, 2018) – The Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team is pleased to announce that Weston Peick will remain with the team for the 2019 season. One of the most consistent and hardworking riders in the sport, Peick will return for his fifth year with the factory program. The Menifee, California native continues to hone his craft and climb ...

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Ducati Rides Into Labor Day Weekend With 0% Financing For 60 Months

~ Labor Day Celebration Runs Sept. 1st – 8th for Select 2018 Ducati Models ~ Mountain View, Calif. (September 1, 2018) – With the summer crowds behind us and wide open roads ahead, Ducati announces its Labor Day Celebration Special. Expanding its current 0% financing for up to 60 months and offering no money down for well qualified buyers, as ...

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9th Annual White Mountain Bike Rally

By Rusty Childress and Karan Jordan Photos by Rusty Childress Hon-Dah Resort Casino & Conference Center held their 9th Annual White Mountain Bike Rally on June 22 & 23, 2018 in Pinetop, Arizona. Hon-Dah Resort Casino & Conference Center is owned and operated by the White Mountain Apache Tribe. With elevations climbing to more than 11,000 feet, the White Mountains ...

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Going Up The Country

By Jerry Nichols Just a short road trip from Helendale, CA where I’m from, to Thatcher, UT and back, only 1,417 miles. Always a fun trip on my 2014 Indian Chieftain, I rolled out of Helendale with perfect riding weather, 68 degrees…. Going up the country, I chose to bypass Peggy Sue’s Diner, saving my belly room for some good ...

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