Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Styx to Perform at Sturgis Buffalo Chip Festival in 2019

No Grand Illusion – Styx Added to Growing List for Sturgis Buffalo Chip® Festival in 2019 The superstar rock band is bringing a library of classic hits to the Wolfman Jack Stage in 2019. Sturgis, SD (October 16, 2018) – The most legendary rock bands on the planet continue to make their way into the 2019 lineup for “The Best ...

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Bayou Renegade Rally: A Ride Through No Man’s Land

LAKE CHARLES, LA. (Sept. 24, 2018) —Bayou Renegade Rally is a new special event being held over Veteran’s Day weekend and also serves as the kick-off of the No Man’s Land Bicentennial Celebration, which begins this fall and ends in 2021. With approximately 250-500 motorcycle enthusiast participants, the rally spans multiple dates and includes a progressive poker run from Shreveport ...

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American Motorcyclist Association Opposes Year-Round Sales Of E15 Fuel

EPA change jeopardizes availability of safe fuels for motorcyclists PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association disagrees with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency allowing year-round sales of E15 fuel. None of the estimated 22 million motorcycles and ATVs in use in this country is certified by the EPA to use fuel containing more than 10 percent ethanol by volume. Allowing ...

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Even With Cooler Temperatures Arriving, The Harley-Davidson Museum Stays Hot

Throw a leg over 2019 Harley-Davidsons, enjoy special discounts, enter for your chance to win an Iron 1200 and so much more highlight the fun found at the H-D Museum MILWAUKEE (Oct. 5, 2018) – The 115th Anniversary might be in the side-view mirror, but the world’s only Harley-Davidson Museum remains an epicenter of fun and freedom in October. Visitors ...

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Rekluse Riders Win Both American Flat Track Class Championships

BOISE, Idaho – October 8, 2018 – The 2018 American Flat Track season wrapped up over the weekend with the Meadowlands Mile in East Rutherford, New Jersey. 2018 Twins Class Champion Jared Mees took home 2nd place, ending the 18-round season with 10 wins, 15 podiums, and a 93-point margin. This was Mees’ 5th championship, and second in a row. ...

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Russia scoops 2018 AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building

98 bikes, 85 competitors, 30 countries Russian customizer Zillers Garage scored a convincing first place in the 13th annual AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building at INTERMOT Customized, Cologne, Germany, October 7. With ‘Insomnia’, Zillers’ Yamaha SR 400 based masterpiece, rising star Dmitry Golubchikov takes the coveted title of Avon World Champion of Custom Bike Building for the next ...

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Indian Motorcycle’s FTR750 Finishes Top Five At Meadowlands Mile

Indian Motorcycle Wrecking Crew Rider Bryan Smith Wins 2018 AFT Season Finale, Jared Mees & Jeffrey Carver Jr. Finish 2-3 EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ. (October 9, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle Racing and the FTR750 swept the top five positions at the Meadowlands Mile, as Wrecking Crew rider Bryan Smith captured his third win of the 2018 season. Wrecking Crew rider and ...

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Ladies Who Ride At Cook’s Corner

By Tom Christian Cancer is messing with the wrong people when the Ladies Who Ride start rolling in to Cook’s Corner on their bikes of all makes and models with one thing on their minds: to kick cancer’s ass. To hear the bikes come down Trabuco Canyon on Sunday, August 19th made the hair stand up on the back of ...

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NHRA Top Fuel Harley 2018: Stronger Than Ever

By Tom McCarthy The NHRA Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley 2018 season was the strongest yet for the nitromethane-burning monsters that thunder down 1,320 feet of racing surface at speeds often in excess of 220 MPH. With the front wheel dangling in the air and flames belching from the exhaust pipes, pass after pass, the Top Fuel Harleys never ...

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Shoestring Budget Road Trip, Part Two

Our bags are packed and the bike is loaded. Our journey is really starting! The morning of July 26th we rolled out of our driveway in Harrison, Arkansas, and busted through our sleepy little town.

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