Author Archives: Quick Throttle

High School Builders

ST.PAUL, MN, MARCH 31, 2008 —High School students from Eden Senior High, Eden, NY, Clearfield County Career and Technology Center, Clearfield, PA, and Howell High School, Howell, MI, joined predecessors Kennedy High School of Bloomington, MN, and St. Francis High School of Bethel, MN, at the Donnie Smith Bike Show held March 29-30, 2008 at the St. Paul River Centre, ...

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California Edition – May 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine California Edition – May 2008   Burapa Bike Week Hump to Pahrump Miss AZ Bike Week Motorcycle Madness Ride the Mountain V-Rex

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V-Rex

By Koz Mraz & CD A crouching heavy metal monster, the Travertson V-Rex appears poised to pounce and devour passing Honda’s and Suzuki’s like a panther in wait. Externally, the incarnation of a Japanese anime transformer, but at its heart and soul, pure Harley-Davidson. The brainchild of Christian Travert, this is a limited production American made Sci-Fi sculpture you can ...

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Ride the Mountain

BIG BEAR CHOPPERS 6TH ANNUAL RIDE THE MOUNTAIN RALLY IS SET FOR 2 DAYS THIS YEAR — JUNE 7-8, 2008 Nearly ten thousand riders from all over the west coast rode their machines up to the top of the San Bernardino Mountains for the Big Bear Choppers’ 5th Annual Ride the Mountain Rally in June, and this year is no ...

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Miss AZ Bike Week

STORY BY LINDA DAHL AND THE WINNER IS… You’ll have to wait for that answer!! Well, you know Arizona Bike Week is coming when all of us converge upon The Venue of Scottsdale for what appears to everyone as the kick off to the next 11 days of total excitement. These are actually just “Pre-Rally” days, but can be just ...

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Hump to Pahrump

Ah, Spring! when a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of… humping. Humping to Pahrump that is, for the annual Vietnam Vets/Legacy Vets’ Hump to Pahrump poker run held March 29 to benefit needy veterans in Southern Nevada. Humping to and from Pahrump is a regular activity for many a resident of the Southwestern Nevada town of Pahrump who ...

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Burapa Bike Week

It was back about the year 2000 when upon recommendation I first booked a flight to the idyllic, former-fishing village of Pattaya, Thailand. Then I picked up a copy of Maxim Magazine and noticed (next to the hot babe photo) the cover story, “Pattaya – The Most Dangerous Resort Town in The World.” Well being the adventurous sort I decided ...

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Southwest Edition – May 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – May 2008   Hump to Pahrump Miss AZ Bike Week Motorcycle Madness V-Rex

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Northwest Edition – April 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – April 2008   Tom Noll, Cover Artist Raider Takes No Prisoners

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Tom Noll, Cover Artist

An avid rider, this native Midwesterner is as much dedicated to creating massive paintings that elicit wide smiles from passionate fans of his rock portrayals, as he is getting on his Harley for a two week U.S. cross country adventure. The Harleys have the leading focus of attention nine months of the year, but the paintings are his inspiration year ...

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