Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Quick Throttle Custom Bike Show

By Mike Cupp Quick Throttle Magazine was the proud sponsor of the Custom Bike Show on Friday afternoon during Las Vegas BikeFest.  It was a beautiful day in Sin City as we approached the new location of BikeFest and began to unload the boxes of swag that our sponsors graciously provided.  As we headed through the vendor area towards the ...

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Baddest Bagger Bike Show at Las Vegas Bikefest

By Sasha Johnson The Baddest Bagger Bike show was greeted with a fair cloudless sky on a fine Saturday morning during Las Vegas BikeFest. Though the sun shines down from above, the temperature today will tap out at a cool 83 degrees. This overly-pleasing weather only graces the Vegas valley but once a year, so the locals will soak up ...

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TINKER TALK: The Purest Form of Hand Made

By Justin James It seems as though there is an automated process or a machine that does everything for us these days. We have an app for this, a program for that and so on. Our worlds are so dependent on technology that we rarely take the time to do things manually or by hand. When I say by hand ...

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Carol-Lyn’s Herstory of Rock At Las Vegas BikeFest

The first day of Las Vegas BikeFest ended with the treat of seeing Carol-Lyn perform the Herstory of Rock. Carol-Lyn and her band school their audience on the women who have shaped rock and roll in this one-of-a-kind performance.

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Making Lasting Memories at Las Vegas BikeFest

It is Saturday evening at Las Vegas BikeFest! I head over to the the Miss Las Vegas BikeFest contest and the Foghat concert at the Rally Central stage.

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Thunder Valley Rally 2018

September 14th and 15th is still a pretty hot time of the year where we live in Phoenix, Arizona; well over 100 degrees. Traci and I really look forward to heading up to Cottonwood for the Thunder Valley Rally. It takes about an hour and 45 minutes on our Road King.

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December 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the December issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we test the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special and do some in-depth reporting on Las Vegas Bikefest and Hogs & Heifers’ Rally in the Alley. Plus, we check out Thunder Valley Rally, Operation Restoration and share deals in our QT Holiday Gift Guide. Plus more!      NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the December issue ...

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ROAD TEST: 2019 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special Review

Donning a “Skratch” signature Bell helmet, Ray-Bans, sleeveless flannel and cuffed denims over my MotoBailey motorcycle shoes, I stripped 25 years off my age as I mounted the Sportster Forty-Eight Special-- named after the year Harley-Davidson introduced the small peanut tank.

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Polaris Slingshot Enhances Industry-Leading Ride Command Infotainment System With Mobile Phone Connectivity

New Ride Command Software & Mobile App Allows Remote Accessibility, Online Route Planning LOS ANGELES (November 29, 2018) – Polaris Slingshot, the three-wheeled, open-air roadster which promises to deliver the most fun on the road, announced today at the Los Angeles Auto Show an all-new software update and mobile app for the vehicle’s industry-leading Ride Command infotainment system. The enhancements ...

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Gettysburg Bike Week 2019 Black Friday Sale

Entertainment Announced for Thursday and Friday Evening Gettysburg, PA (November 20, 2018) – Gettysburg Bike Week is back for its 18th rally at the Allstar Events Complex in Gettysburg, PA with a Black Friday special on tickets, the ONLY discounted ticket offer leading up the event. Thursday July 11th and Friday July 12th initial entertainment has been booked with more ...

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