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Rocky Mountain Edition – September 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Rocky Mountain Edition – September 2008   22nd Annual Ladies Run

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22nd Annual Ladies Run

By Abel There are three official starting points based on where you want to start out from for the 22nd Annual Ladies Run in Fairplay, Colorado that was held on July 12th & 13th but I usually rode along the less traveled route in my past journeys there. This year though I took the main route out of Denver and ...

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Midwest Edition – September 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Midwest Edition – September 2008   Almont Run ’08 Iron Warriors

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Iron Warriors

On June 21 I was at Biker’s Alley in Clive, Iowa when a group of riders with the Midwest Iron Warriors Motorcycle Club (IWMC) stopped by to check out the store. Approximately 116 riders were in Des Moines for their regional meeting. The Midwest Region consists of members from Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, and North Dakota. Thanks to Jeff ...

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Almont Run 2008

July 19th, 2008: All event organizers know the routine… You set the date, make all the necessary plans, and come the week before, you’re glued to the TV to see what the weather man is going to predict for the event. But considering how this year’s weather has played out around the Midwest, even the weather man can’t seem to ...

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Southwest Edition – August 2008

Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – August 2008   S&S 50th Celebration Girls Night Out Redwood Run

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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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