Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally to be held Aug. 3-12

AMA National Gypsy Tour event draws more than 400,000 motorcyclists a year PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The historic Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the 12th stop on the 2018 AMA National Gypsy Tour, offers live music, racing, food and wonderful opportunities to ride in one of the most scenic parts of the United States. The 78th edition of the event is scheduled for ...

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Clarification on Class of ’79 Fund for Brad Baker

Brad Baker

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 26, 2018) – Yesterday, American Flat Track released a statement on behalf of Rookie Class of ’79 announcing its establishment of a charity fund to assist AFT competitor and Indian Motorcycle factory rider Brad Baker, who was injured during practice for the X Games competition on Sunday, July 22. Rookie Class of ’79 is American Flat ...

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Strong Davies Motorsport Team confirmed for 2018 Classic TT presented by Bennetts

Midlands based Davies Motorsport will continue their association with the Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts, in 2018 with one of the strongest line up on the grid at this year’s event. The team will again run three riders with Alan Oversby and Dominic Herbertson joined by new recruit Lee Johnston contesting the Bennetts Senior Classic TT and Junior Classic ...

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AMA Members get VIP treatment at MotoAmerica Pittsburgh round

Pittsburgh International Race Complex to host AMA Superbike Championship Aug. 24-26 PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Members of the American Motorcyclist Association will receive discount pricing and special access at the eighth round of the 2018 MotoAmerica Series, home of the AMA Superbike Championship, on Aug. 24-26 at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex in Pittsburgh, Pa. “MotoAmerica is the premier road race ...

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RumbleOn to Sponsor 78th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

RumbleOn to act as the exclusive online pre-owned motorcycle company sponsor at the annual rally CHARLOTTE, N.C. — July 19, 2018 — RumbleOn is pleased to serve as the exclusive online pre-owned motorcycle company sponsor for the 78th annual Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ from Aug. 3-12, 2018. This partnership will continue for the next three years at the rally held in ...

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New Harley-Davidson Cooling Vests

BEAT THE HEAT & KEEP COOL ON THE ROAD  With the help of Harley-Davidson’s Cooling Vests, any rider can beat the heat and keep cool.   Made with HyperKewl™ lining, the Women’s Cooling Vest (P/N 97076-15VW, $60*) and Men’s Cooling Vest (P/N 98215-18VM, $60*) work by absorbing water after a quick one to two minute soak. The vests then slowly evaporate to cool the core and back for up to three hours on ...

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Bonhams To Sell Adrian Reed Collection At Autumn Stafford Sale

Bonhams is delighted to announce the sale of the Adrian Reed Collection on Saturday 13 October at its two-day Autumn Stafford Sale. The vast single-owner collection comprises 40 machines spanning the turn of the 20th century through to the 1960s. Highlights of the collection include a c.1930 Henderson Model KJ Streamline Four (£25,000-35,000), a c.1919 Henderston 1147cc Model Z Four ...

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Free Access to Entertainment, Bike Shows, Racing, Shopping, Cheap Drinks and More at the Buffalo Chip’s CrossRoads

New outstanding events, contests, guns and celebrity access combine with stunts, bike shows, live music, demo rides, free fuel, vendors, the Buffalo Chip Garage and more to make the CrossRoads a rally hot spot.   Sturgis, SD – The essential rally experience of visiting the free-access CrossRoads at the west end of the Buffalo Chip is set to offer guests ...

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2018 Spring Street Vibrations

By Chris Oggerino This year’s Spring Street Vibrations took place on June 1st – 3rd in downtown Reno, Nevada. As with prior years, registration is the first thing that opens at the Reno Ballroom. While not everybody registers and a lot of the event is free for the public, registration does have some nice perks. But, I’ll come back to ...

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Mees Hits Grand Slam at Sold-Out Harley-Davidson New York Short Track

WEEDSPORT, NY (July 8, 2018) – American Flat Track fans turned out in droves on Saturday night for the Harley-Davidson New York Short Track, packing the beautifully renovated Weedsport Speedway so tightly that the ticket office was forced to close down shortly after Opening Ceremonies. The massive crowd was rewarded in a major way, too, as reigning AFT Twins presented ...

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