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November 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the November issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, check out our extensive coverage of Street Vibrations, 2019. We also visit Shinetoberfest, Bash in the Redwoods, and Tail of the Dragon. Also don’t forget to read our Chopperfest artist profile of Shawn Dickinson and check out Count Kustoms’ new Shania Twain bike. Plus all of our monthly articles and ...

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The Kernville Kampout

By Sasha Johnson Rise and Ride Friday morning started with a cold 4 am wake up call. After grabbing coffee and gas, we were on the way to our group’s first meet-up spot at the world’s largest Chevron in Jean, Nevada. The excitement was palpable, as this would be Black Patch MC’s first field trip with every member and supporter ...

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The Oyster Run – “38 Years and Counting”

By Steve & Shaunna Wasserman Touted as the largest motorcycle run in the Pacific Northwest, the legendary Oyster Run held in Anacortes, Washington draws nearly 20,000 enthusiasts each year. Taking place north of Seattle on Fidalgo Island the fourth Sunday of September each year, riders are encouraged to Arrive Early and Stay Late….. Founded in 1981 by Limp Lee, the ...

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Thunder Valley Rally

Cottonwood, AZ Story and Photos by Koz Mraz. 38 Special photos by Vyto Starinskas.    Thunder Valley Rally held this year on September 20-21 in Cottonwood, Arizona, has everything.  The amazing riding through the Highway 89A twisties from Prescott to Jerome or Sedona is downright spectacular.  The fifteen restaurants and wine tasting rooms in Old Town Cottonwood offer everything from ...

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Street Vibrations 2019

By Mike Cupp It was a wild week in Reno for this year’s Street Vibrations Fall Rally, held September 25-29. The weather during the week was absolutely beautiful, with daytime temperatures in the 80’s and nighttime temperatures near 70. Saturday morning started off nice. A bit brisk, but sunny and clear. Then the wind picked up and the clouds rolled ...

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Vintage Electric Introduces Powerful New 48-Volt Throttle Bike Inspired By Carroll Shelby’s Legendary Cobra

Using Most Powerful Battery Pack Yet, Vintage Electric Presents Hot Rod Two-Wheeler Celebrating One of Motorsports Most Famous Race Cars, the Cobra SANTA CLARA, CA – Vintage Electric is known for designing high-performance electric bikes that perfectly pair bygone-era aesthetic with state-of-the-art technology. Now, ahead of the major motion picture release documenting one of the greatest racing victories of all ...

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October Releases from Drag Specialties

PREDATOR SEATS Now available for 18-20 FLFB/FLFBS models, the Predator Seat features a molded polyurethane foam for maximum comfort and styling. The ABS thermoformed seat base provides the perfect fit while the carpeted bottom and rubber bumpers protect the paint. Compatible with all Drag Specialties and most Harley-Davidson® sissy bars, the seat is available in high- quality automotive-grade vinyl or ...

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Mimi and Moto Wins Motorcycle Industry Council’s 2019 Gas Tank Competition

IRVINE, CA – October 14, 2019 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Nancy Gerloff and Mark Augustyn, creators of Mimi and Moto, cartoon monkeys that help introduce children to the joys of the motorcycle lifestyle through books and other products, won the 2019 Motorcycle Industry Council Gas Tank Competition. Gerloff and Augustyn were among five finalists in the competition and mentorship ...

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Havoc Motorcycles Announces New 140 HP Model 2020 Havoc 127 Voodoo With Special Pre-Order Pricing

CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Havoc Motorcycles, the makers of Canada’s Performance Supercruisers, has announced details of its newest muscle bike to be released for the 2020 model year. The Havoc 127 Voodoo sports a 2.081 Liter (127cc) V-Twin producing an astounding 140HP and 140FT-LBS of torque, with a power-to-weight ratio approaching superbike territory. With 1960s ...

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October 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the September issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we go to Sturgis and back in our in-depth coverage of what the ten-day motorcycle journey is like. We also head further east for the East Coast Sturgis. In this edition, we pay tribute to the fastest woman on four wheels, Jessi Combs — plus we pay respects in our ...

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