Author Archives: Quick Throttle

ROAD TEST: 2019 Yamaha Star Eluder Review

Get Your Kicks on Route 62 By Koz Mraz In the dark battle of blacked out low profile street fighting motorcycles the Yamaha Star Eluder is a force to be reckoned with.  Whether you’re eluding the police or angry ex-wives this stealthy rocket ship may just be the hot ticket. This “Big, Black Bagger Class” takes a full size tourer, ...

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2019 Easyriders Rodeo Pennsylvania

Motorcycle Rodeo Boogie A Fun-for-all By Tom McCarthy There’s no doubt about it, attending a motorcycle rodeo is about as much fun as you can legally have in public and still have your clothes on. Wet T-shirt contests notwithstanding, a motorcycle rodeo is not to be missed, especially if it’s an Easyriders Rodeo Tour event! The bikes are loud and ...

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Glacier National Park

By Darren Wright Most National Parks are great places to ride a motorcycle, but some seem as though they are made for riding. Located in Western Montana with its northern boundary right on the Canadian border, Glacier National Park is one of those. Even the name of the main road just begs you to take a motorcycle and go. That ...

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Tinker Talk: Sportster Clutch Adjustment

By Justin James Riding a bike with an improperly functioning clutch can be a pain. You may have trouble shifting or experience some clutch slip or drag. This can often be caused by improper adjustment. Luckily the process to properly set it is not a very tough task. In this edition of Tinker Talk I will demonstrate how to properly ...

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Sun, Snow and a Devil’s Tail

By Bryan Hall Let’s face it: the weather this year has been positively off its meds. Snow, rain, hail, sun, wind…and sometimes all within a few hours! One day it’s 80 degrees, the next it’s freezing cold and raining. The good news is, we survived it all and are gearing up for those road trips. Personally, I have been dying ...

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Blessing of the Bikes 2019

By Tracey “Gypsy” Kohman On May 18th I attended my first Blessing of the Bikes ceremony at the Hilton United Methodist Church. The Pastor performing the blessing, Jennifer Green was very welcoming…as was the small town of Hilton, NY; it appeared to be a very bike friendly town. Passerby’s stopped along the sidewalk to watch what was going on. Pastor ...

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Outlaw Country Artist Gethen Jenkins Brings Traditional Honkytonk Sound with Debut Album, Western Gold, Out July 26th

(Nashville, TN – June 27, 2019) – The Country music scene has its eye on singer-songwriter Gethen Jenkins as the next up-and-coming Outlaw Country artist with the release of his debut album, Western Gold, via RED MUSIC/Five Music, due on Friday, July 26. The former U.S. Marine who served for eight years during Operation Iraqi Freedom, exclusively premiered his debut ...

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June 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: The June 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is packed with trips to Sedona, Spring Thaw, Buffalo Motorama and Daytona. Plus we check out the Blue Collar Build Off, the Steel Horse Saloon’s Trifecta and much more!   NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the June 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine: Northwest, we visit the Northwest Harley-Davidson Spring Kick-Off, ABATE ...

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Steel Horse Saloon’s Trifecta, Patrick’s Run

By Perry & Traci Nelson Starting at the end of March through the first week of April motorcycle enthusiasts head down to my beautiful hometown state of Arizona, where there are motorcycle events and activities throughout the entire state. One of the first events that happens, in the Phoenix metro area, is the Trifecta. TRIFECTA The Trifecta is a Bike ...

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Meeting Max Meyers, team, at Desert 100, 2019

Spotlight on: MaxPower Law and V2Works’ riding CEO Troy Turner Desert 100 competitor Troy Turner is the epitome of the saying, “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life!” Troy says, “I have been riding motorcycles for more than five decades and working with groups like MaxPower Law and Quick Throttle just reinforces my love ...

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