Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Team Tinkerin and the 2019 Blue Collar Build Off

By Justin James If you want to make a name for yourself in the custom motorcycle industry you must be willing to venture outside of your comfort zone and push your limits. Over the years I have built many bikes and entered plenty of shows but I have yet to compete in any sort of build off. Recently I have ...

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Book Reviews: It Will Get Tough: Cops & Bikers

It Will Get Tough: Cops & Bikers By Mike Cupp I met Ralph “Teach” Elrod at Las Vegas Bikefest late last year. He was manning a booth to promote his book and we chatted for a few minutes about the book and his experience. He mentioned that my friend, Keith Ball (Bikernet.com & 5 Ball Leathers) wrote the foreword introduction ...

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EagleRider Tours: The true Baja & the new Baja – 1,000 miles of adventure

Baja carries a certain wild-west mystique; a ridin’ hard with guns-a-blazing vibe as well as a party-hardy, beers-a-poundin’ appeal. With expatriates from all over the world buying property and relocating here, the main infrastructure is very stable and growing. The new Baja? Between the new toll-roads and the Trans-Peninsula Highway, there’s thousands of miles of two-lane blacktop traversing the world’s ...

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March 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the March 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, our moto-journalists cover the Mecum auction in Las Vegas, Jam-On, and Rocky Point Rally. We also take the 2019 Indian Chieftain Limited on the road in our latest Road Test and we feature a unique piece of machinery called the Ner-A-Car. We take a trip down to Baja on ...

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ROAD TEST: 2019 Indian Chieftain Limited

By Ray Seidel When I picked up the 2019 Indian Limited, I could hardly get past the beauty of the sparkly red paint. Pictures in this magazine will not do it justice; you’ll have to see it in person to get the full appreciation. This got a lot of attention from people at the local watering hole, beyond what it ...

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MECUM Las Vegas

By Shannon Venturo I am confident that when most motorcycle enthusiasts take a look at that picture of the huge room full of over 1,750 bikes, they see vintage and custom motos, their hopes, dreams, favorites etc.   I see a little glimpse into what heaven surely must look like!   They hit it out of the park once again. ...

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Black Thursday

By Brian Lange, Legislative Affairs Officer, ABATE of Washington Photos by Brian Lange/ABATE of WA By the time you read this, ABATE of Washington’s annual ‘Black Thursday’ legislative advocacy day January 17th at the Capitol in Olympia will already have gone successfully into the history books.  For nearly forty years ABATE of Washington has gone to the Capitol and fought ...

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Smokehead Reveal Motorcycle Collaboration

‘The Smoker’ will be a bespoke motorcycle expertly crafted by the Ducati Whisperer, Tyler Lunceford Smokehead Islay Single Malt Whisky has teamed up with renowned global biking sensation Tyler Lunceford (known as the Ducati Whisperer of the New York tri-state), challenging him to create his boldest motorcycle ever. The project will follow the creation of a customised Ducati bike, captured ...

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Iconic Harley-Davidson F-150 Pickup Roars Back into Showrooms

Harley-Davidson collaborates with Tuscany Motor Co. for Official 2019 F-150 CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Executives with Harley-Davidson Motor Company (NYSE: HOG) and Tuscany Motor Co., a Fox Factory Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: FOXF) (“FOX”) subsidiary, today introduced the 2019 Harley-Davidson F-150 pickup truck at the Chicago Auto Show. A concept of the Harley-Davidson branded truck was displayed at the Harley-Davidson 115-year Anniversary celebration in ...

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American Flat Track and Russ Brown Announce Expanded Partnership

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 20, 2019) – American Flat Track (AFT) and Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys announced today an enhanced partnership agreement for the 2019 season. In addition to remaining the Official Attorneys of American Flat Track, Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys has also become the first Presenting Sponsor of the AFT Singles class. Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys were riders long ...

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