Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Richard Rawlings Named Grand Marshal of Texas Half-Mile

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 18, 2021) – This weekend’s Mission Foods Texas Half-Mile presented by Roof Systems is set to be that much Faster N’ Louder with the announcement that Fort Worth’s own Richard Rawlings will serve as the event’s Grand Marshal. A locally-based, nationally-known media personality and entrepreneur, Rawlings is the owner of the fabled Gas Monkey Garage and ...

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Progressive Laconia Motorcycle Week: Event Update

This year’s Progressive Laconia Motorcycle Week® promises to be bigger and better than last year’s pandemic-postponed event. The changing guidelines dictated by the response to COVID 19 and subsequent vaccines have made planning for this year’s rally a challenge but we’re proud to announce that all the popular events rally goers have experienced in the past will be back. In ...

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Alisa Clickenger and Women’s Motorcycle Tours Announce Partnership with Indian Motorcycle and Polaris Slingshot

Indian Motorcycle and Polaris Slingshot join forces with Women’s Motorcycle Tours to create more riding resources and opportunities for women motorcycle riders and passengers https://centenni NORTH CAROLINA, MAY 19, 2021 – Women’s Motorcycle Tours welcomes Indian Motorcycle and Polaris Slingshot as sponsors of the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride on July 30 – Aug 19, 2021 and the Women’s Motorcycle Festival ...

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New Harley-Davidson Hometown Rally Set For Labor Day Weekend

Milwaukee Will Host a Bigger, Better Biker Bash with Music and Special Events  MILWAUKEE (May 12, 2021) – The biker bash of the season is back and bigger than ever. Harley-Davidson has announced plans for the all-new Hometown Rally, a Labor Day weekend celebration of moto-culture centered in Milwaukee, the city where it all began for the Motor Company. The ...

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Ticket Sales Open for the All-new 2021 Progressive IMS Outdoors Tour

Tickets are available at motorcycleshows.com   Tickets are now available for the first eight stops across the nation’s leading motorcycle tour, Progressive IMS Outdoors, a revamp of the Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS) nearly 40-year history as the industry leader for connecting powersports’ top brands with enthusiasts and buyers. Powersports veterans and enthusiasts, as well as new and potential riders, ...

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Bonhams Motorcycles Offers Ultra-Rare Ajs Porcupine

1940S RACING MOTORCYCLE LEADS SUMMER STAFFORD SALE www.bonhams.com/summersale c.1946 AJS 497cc E90 ‘Porcupine’ Grand Prix Racing Motorcycle,  estimate £250,000 –300,000 An ultra-rare example of arguably the ‘Holy Grail’ of classic racing motorcycles – a 1940s AJS 497cc E90 ‘Porcupine’ Grand Prix racing motorcycle, previously owned by post-war AJS works rider Ted Frend, is being offered for the first time at auction in the Bonhams ...

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Harley-Davidson Launches LiveWire, the Electric Motorcycle Brand

MILWAUKEE (May 10, 2021) – Harley-Davidson, Inc. (“Harley-Davidson”) (NYSE: HOG) today announces the launch of LiveWire as an all-electric motorcycle brand. LiveWire is more than a motorcycle. LiveWire plans to redefine electric, delivering the best experience for the urban rider, with personality and soul. LiveWire creates a unique connection between rider and vehicle. Today, the next chapter in the LiveWire journey ...

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New Harley-Davidson Icons Collection Celebrates American Motorcycle Design

Icons Collection Debuts with Limited-Edition Electra Glide Revival Model  MILWAUKEE (April 26, 2021) – Harley-Davidson today announced its new Icons Collection, an annual program offering very limited-edition motorcycle models designed to elevate traditional forms and celebrate Americana, either by revisiting classic Harley-Davidson design themes or by exploring ideas that represent the future of motorcycle style. The Icons Collection will present ...

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Vance & Hines Launches New V-Twin for NHRA Motorcycle Racing

April 12, 2021 – Santa Fe Springs CA – Performance product maker Vance & Hines today announced the launch of a new 160-cubic-inch V-Twin motor for use in NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle drag racing. The motor is specifically designed for use with the NHRA-approved Buell 1190RX bodywork. This is the first time that Vance & Hines has designed a motor ...

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Indian Motorcycle Celebrates 100 Years Of Chief With Completely Reimagined 2022 Indian Chief Lineup

2022 Indian Chief Bobber Dark Horse

Combining Lean & Mean Minimalism with Modern Technology, Three New Chief Models Pay Homage to the Past, While Embracing the Future MINNEAPOLIS (February 9, 2021) – In 1921 Indian Motorcycle unveiled the iconic Indian Chief, one of the most historic and influential motorcycles of all time. Now, in celebration of 100 years, America’s First Motorcycle Company is unleashing three new, ...

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