Author Archives: Quick Throttle

ABATE of WA: Black Thursday

By Brian Lange It isn’t unusual when speaking to someone about ABATE or our annual legislative event Black Thursday, to hear them say; “Oh yeah…ABATE…you’re the helmet guys.” While ABATE (A Brotherhood Against Totalitarian Enactments) was originally formed to fight bureaucratic overreach that restricted citizens’ freedom of choice, today ABATE is about much more than just being “the helmet guys.” ...

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Quick Throttle Cover Archive

Quick Throttle 2004 Quick Throttle 2005 Quick Throttle 2006 Quick Throttle 2007 Quick Throttle 2008 Quick Throttle 2009 Quick Throttle 2010 Quick Throttle 2011 Quick Throttle 2012  

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2019 Lone Star Rally

By Pastor Z  Photos by Pastor Z., Joanna & Ken Valliere, and Zach Tate – Courtesy of the Lonestar Rally Brothers and Sisters – Here’s one to add to your bucket list if you haven’t hit it yet.  The 2019 Lone Star Rally was “Totally off the charts!” Here’s why: There is so much to see and do that you’ll stay busy ...

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November 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the November issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, check out our extensive coverage of Street Vibrations, 2019. We also visit Shinetoberfest, Bash in the Redwoods, and Tail of the Dragon. Also don’t forget to read our Chopperfest artist profile of Shawn Dickinson and check out Count Kustoms’ new Shania Twain bike. Plus all of our monthly articles and ...

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The Kernville Kampout

By Sasha Johnson Rise and Ride Friday morning started with a cold 4 am wake up call. After grabbing coffee and gas, we were on the way to our group’s first meet-up spot at the world’s largest Chevron in Jean, Nevada. The excitement was palpable, as this would be Black Patch MC’s first field trip with every member and supporter ...

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The Oyster Run – “38 Years and Counting”

By Steve & Shaunna Wasserman Touted as the largest motorcycle run in the Pacific Northwest, the legendary Oyster Run held in Anacortes, Washington draws nearly 20,000 enthusiasts each year. Taking place north of Seattle on Fidalgo Island the fourth Sunday of September each year, riders are encouraged to Arrive Early and Stay Late….. Founded in 1981 by Limp Lee, the ...

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Thunder Valley Rally

Cottonwood, AZ Story and Photos by Koz Mraz. 38 Special photos by Vyto Starinskas.    Thunder Valley Rally held this year on September 20-21 in Cottonwood, Arizona, has everything.  The amazing riding through the Highway 89A twisties from Prescott to Jerome or Sedona is downright spectacular.  The fifteen restaurants and wine tasting rooms in Old Town Cottonwood offer everything from ...

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Street Vibrations 2019

By Mike Cupp It was a wild week in Reno for this year’s Street Vibrations Fall Rally, held September 25-29. The weather during the week was absolutely beautiful, with daytime temperatures in the 80’s and nighttime temperatures near 70. Saturday morning started off nice. A bit brisk, but sunny and clear. Then the wind picked up and the clouds rolled ...

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Vintage Electric Introduces Powerful New 48-Volt Throttle Bike Inspired By Carroll Shelby’s Legendary Cobra

Using Most Powerful Battery Pack Yet, Vintage Electric Presents Hot Rod Two-Wheeler Celebrating One of Motorsports Most Famous Race Cars, the Cobra SANTA CLARA, CA – Vintage Electric is known for designing high-performance electric bikes that perfectly pair bygone-era aesthetic with state-of-the-art technology. Now, ahead of the major motion picture release documenting one of the greatest racing victories of all ...

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October Releases from Drag Specialties

PREDATOR SEATS Now available for 18-20 FLFB/FLFBS models, the Predator Seat features a molded polyurethane foam for maximum comfort and styling. The ABS thermoformed seat base provides the perfect fit while the carpeted bottom and rubber bumpers protect the paint. Compatible with all Drag Specialties and most Harley-Davidson® sissy bars, the seat is available in high- quality automotive-grade vinyl or ...

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