Author Archives: Quick Throttle

COOLBETH & KLOCK WERKS SCORE PODIUM IN FIRST COMBINED EFFORT

(Mitchell, SD) April 10th, 2018 – Kenny Coolbeth Jr., Nila Racing and Columbia Avionics, stepped up to the podium with a second-place finish during Sunday’s rain-delayed race at Dixie Speedway in Atlanta. Joined by new sponsor Klock Werks, of Mitchell, SD, it was a near perfect outing for the #2 rider as he led the pole Saturday. After qualifying first ...

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Indian Motorcycle, semi-finalists of The Wrench: Scout Bobber Build Off contest.

Indian Motorcycle has announced the semi-finalists of The Wrench: Scout Bobber Build Off contest. Sketches and renderings from 12 non-professional builders are posted and available for a fan vote until April 19. Fans can vote daily. After voting closes on the 19th, three finalists will be announced on April 24. The three finalists will win a 2018 Scout Bobber and ...

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Sneak Preview Of KR-Customized Yamaha XSR700 That Kenny Roberts Is Building For True American Heroes Benefit Auction

Modesto, CA – April 10, 2018 – Kenny Roberts has just released an artist’s conception of the KR-Customized Yamaha XSR700 that he and his expert crew are building. The bike, which is being customized to closely resemble Kenny’s famous TZ750 flat-tracker (the machine on which he famously won the 1975 Indy Mile), will be the showcase item up for bids ...

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Pop Evil to Kick Off 2018 Rally at Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Chart-topping rock stars will bust 2018 open with an explosive night of hard rock at “The Best Party Anywhere!” ® Sturgis, SD – A strong knockout punch from chart-topping, metal-rockers Pop Evil will break open “The Best Party Anywhere!”® in 2018. The band’s crunchy guitars and propulsive metal rhythms will boost the party at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip into high ...

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Yamaha Employees Celebrate 10 Years of Off-Road Volunteer Support

Yamaha Restores Public Lands and OHV Areas in San Bernardino National Forest CYPRESS, Calif. – April 9, 2018 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, employees celebrated the company’s Outdoor Access Initiative’s (OAI) 10-year anniversary this past weekend, through the completion of their 10th volunteer project in the San Bernardino National Forest in support of OHV access opportunities. Working with members of ...

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Indian Motorcycle Debuts Spring/Summer 2018 Apparel Collection

New Arrivals Include Comprehensive Motorcycle Helmet Offerings, Riding Jackets, Footwear, Luggage and More. MINNEAPOLIS – April 9, 2018 – Indian Motorcycle®, America’s First Motorcycle Company®, today announced its latest collection of Spring/Summer apparel and accessories, which are now available online and at Indian Motorcycle dealers across North America. The Spring/Summer 2018 collection includes all new products and categories, each carefully ...

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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE RACING & JARED MEES REPEAT AT ATLANTA SHORT TRACK, BACK-TO-BACK WINS TO START 2018 SEASON

Mees & Kenny Coolbeth Jr. finish 1-2 aboard the Indian Scout FTR750 ATLANTA, GA (April 9, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle Racing and reigning 2017 American Flat Track Champion Jared Mees scored a repeat victory at the Atlanta Short Track on Sunday. The first-place finish marks back-to-back seasons Mees has started 2-0 with wins in Daytona and Atlanta. Joining Mees on ...

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Florida Motors, a premier pre-owned motorcycle dealer in South Florida, opens in Miami

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For decades Harley-Davidson has held the uncontested monopoly on American motorcycle brands, molding the domestic market into their own image. Harley-Davidson appeals to fans of their classic designs, but higher quality international brands such as BMW and Honda have drawn new motorcyclists seeking performance over aesthetic. Indian Motorcycle, the oldest ...

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Rockford Fosgate, Partners with UTV Champion RJ Anderson

TEMPE, Ariz. – April 3, 2018 – Champions only want to work with the best. Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce it has entered into a sponsorship agreement with six-time off-road racing champion RJ Anderson, driver of the #37 Polaris Rzr / Rockstar Energy Pro2 & Pro4, and driver of XP1K. “At ...

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Sons Of Speed, Fourth Race Biggest at New Smyrna Speedway During Daytona Bike Week

Daytona, FL (April 3, 2018) – The fourth running of Billy Lane’s thrilling Sons of Speed boardtrack type motorcycle race went down on Saturday, March 24, during the 77th Anniversary of Daytona Bike Week. For the first time, it featured three classes, thanks to the addition of a new 45-inch category. Twenty-four daredevil motorcycle racers, the most to participate so ...

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