Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Rip’s Really Bad Ride

Article By Babydoll Pics: Babydoll, Becka, Pizano and Forrest & Lexi Coss I think most of us know the story, but for those of you who don’t, I will give you the short version of Rip Rose. The first Rips BAD Ride took place in sunny Southern California. Rip Rose had a great dream that he would bring a generous ...

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Moto Expo

Story & photos by Randy Twells San Diego, CA—Motorcycle events in San Diego have seen ups, downs, and gone round and round, literally—The Del Mar Mile having gone by the wayside in the last few years. San Diego proper has struggled in the meantime to hold court as a credible motorcycle event host city, involving a major venue. Flat track ...

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Happy Trails for Us, A Farewell

It all started on our Road Trip on the bike last August when we traveled up the coast through Canada then down through Glacier, Yellowstone and a good portion of Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and Arizona. (8,000 miles with less than 500 on any freeway). We took a month to do this and the whole time throughout our journey I thought ...

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Southwest Edition – December 2007

Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – December 2007   Rips BAD Ride, AZ R.I.B.S.

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Patriot Ride

After being unable to make the Quick Throttle Magazine’s Annual 9-11 Patriot Ride happen last year, 2006, due to last minute circumstances that were out of our control, this year’s Ride successfully took place thanks to the folks at Corona Harley-Davidson/Skip Fordyce Harley-Davidson and the organizational skills of Mr. Bob Wolf and many volunteers. Traditionally, Quick Throttle Magazine pays respects ...

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Northwest Edition – November 2007

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – November 2007   Run With the Wolves Running With Oysters

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Running with Oysters

I’ll never forget the first time I met John’s wife. She had said, “I heard they hired a long-haired dude who rides a ‘girls’ bike.” I loved my ‘naught-one’ Sporty. It was the first Harley I had ever owned and it was the only bike I had ridden in almost twenty years…plus, it was all I could afford at the ...

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Rocky Mountain Edition – November 2007

Quick Throttle Magazine Rocky Mountain Edition – November 2007   2008 Big Dog Motorcycles

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California Edition – November 2007

Quick Throttle Magazine California Edition – November 2007   Gregg Allman So Cal Bikefest Patriot Ride Las Vegas Bike Fest Reno Street Vibes   Download the complete November 2007 magazine.

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2007 Street Vibrations Reno

Article by Babydoll Pics by Babydoll, Gump, Becka & Lexi This was the 14th Annual Street Vibration Celebration with approximately 40,000 motorcycles roaring into the streets of Reno from September 19th through the 23rd. Street Vibes has grown to be the 6th largest event in the Nation with Sponsored activities located throughout Reno, Sparks, Carson City and Virginia City. There ...

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