Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Girls Night Out

By Linda “Dollar-Bill” Dahl When the temperatures here in the Valley of the Sun (aka Valley of Hell) exceed the minimum heat requirement to kill the e-coli bacteria, it’s hard to pull my little PEZ dispenser out of the garage and fire her up for spin around the block much less across town for some decent mileage. But, I still ...

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California Edition – August 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine California Edition – August 2008   Bakersfield Thunder Run Humble Hero S&S 50th Celebration The Oily Truth Redwood Run   Download the complete August 2008 Edition.

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31st Annual Redwood Run: A Real Oldtime Biker Event

  ARTICLE BY BABYDOLL PICS BY PIZANO AND BABYDOLL The Redwood Run is one of the most beloved old school biker events in the country. Each year, I look forward to this event much like I anticipate Christmas with the family. I have made many friends throughout the years, who are like high-school alumni returning to their class reunion, and ...

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The Oily Truth

By Arlin Will your motor really make more power, get better fuel economy, last longer, and run cooler, just by switching to a different brand of oil? I’ve read those claims on the back of a few synthetic oils, and always wanted to test them side by side. Well, last winter I got a call from one of the newer ...

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S & S 50th Anniversary Celebration

BY ART HALL I had been aware of the S&S 50th celebration for quite some time but it wasn’t until I reread the website that I realized what a huge event this was going to be. The concept was simple but huge – invite 50 builders from around the world to build one bike each using an S&S engine. My ...

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Humble Hero Gets Harley

It started with a conversation at a local Starbuck’s while CD was waiting for his coffee. I went back in to see what the hold up was and CD introduced me to Bob Lopez. Bob was telling him about his son who had just returned from a tour in Iraq and would be picking up his brand new Harley at ...

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Northwest Edition – August 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – August 2008   BIKE FEST AT SEASIDE THE OILY TRUTH

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Rocky Mountain Edition – August 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Rocky Mountain – August 2008   Tejon Street Bike Fest America’s Wounded Warriors

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America’s Wounded Warriors

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, JUNE 4, 2008—The final results are in and the Defenders of Freedom Veterans Recognition Ride to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project has been an overwhelming success. With over 215 participants and $2,700 in donations collected this over 40 mile ride, “The Longest Law Enforcement Escorted Motorcycle Parade in the State of Colorado”, was noted by many participants ...

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Tejon Street Bike Fest

By Abel The 8th Annual Tejon Street Bike Fest was held on June 22nd and I was looking forward to it as it has become one of my favorite one day events to attend. Each year since I’ve been attending, it has gotten to be a bigger and better gathering of music, merchandise, and motorcyclists from all over southern Colorado. ...

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