Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Progressive Insurance Partners with Leading Motorsports Series

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – AMA Pro Racing proudly announced today an historic addition to its family of sponsors. As part of a landmark multi-year partnership, Progressive Insurance has been named Title Sponsor and Official Insurance Company of America’s premier motorcycle racing championship, American Flat Track. “This exciting relationship between Progressive Insurance and the AFT series comes at a time when interest in the sport is growing ...

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Indian Motorcycle Announces 2021 Lineup – Introduces Indian Vintage Dark Horse & Roadmaster Limited

2021 Indian Vintage Dark Horse Pairs Classic, Iconic Styling with Mean, Blacked-Out Attitude; New Roadmaster Limited Delivers Modern Styling with Chrome Finishes New 2021 Scout Accessories Prep Riders for the Long Haul – Features Heated Grips, Low & Mid Wind Deflectors, Fairing Bag & Semi-Rigid Saddlebags MINNEAPOLIS (September 15, 2020) – Indian Motorcycle, America’s First Motorcycle Company, today announced its 2021 ...

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Biketoberfest(R) 2020 Changes, Attendees Urged to Visit Responsibly

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 10, 2020) – For 28 years, motorcycle enthusiasts have come to Daytona Beach in October for Biketoberfest® (Oct. 15-18, 2020) to enjoy the beautiful Florida fall weather and miles of scenic rides. This year the weather is expected to be beautiful, the rides will be scenic, and due to COVID-19 some things will be different. On September ...

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ACAT Global Helps Arch Motorcycle Meet Global Emissions For New KRGT-1

DETRIOT – Sept. 9, 2020 – ACAT Global which manufactures sophisticated catalytic converters for internal combustion engines, played a critical role in helping ARCH Motorcycle, the Los Angeles based bespoke production motorcycle company co-founded by Gard Hollinger and Keanu Reeves, achieve emissions certification for its new KRGT-1 motorcycle worldwide. ACAT Global collaborated with ARCH Motorcycle to create a lightweight and cost-effective metallic catalytic converter that ...

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Harley-Davidson Re-Launches The Enthusiast™ Magazine

A Re-Designed Publication to Inspire Riders and Celebrate Motorcycle Culture MILWAUKEE (September 09, 2020) – Harley-Davidson is re-launching The Enthusiast™ magazine as a print and digital magazine designed to showcase motorcycle culture and the riding lifestyle through the lens of the Harley-Davidson brand. Originally published by Harley-Davidson from 1916 to 2008, The Enthusiast magazine will replace HOG® Magazine as the official publication of Harley-Davidson Motor ...

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3rd Annual Ride For The Children Scheduled For Sunday, May 2, 2021!

DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS, BARTELS’ HARLEY-DAVIDSON & GLENDALE HARLEY ANNOUNCE THAT THE 3rd ANNUAL RIDE FOR THE CHILDREN MOTORCYCLE EVENT, SCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4TH 2020 WITH GRAND MARSHALS, LORENZO LAMAS, PERRY KING, DAVE EKINS, SEAN MCNABB & JAIME ELVIDGE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, MAY 2, 2021! A host of celebrities, Law Enforcement and the general public will now ...

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Suzuki Motocross Racers Rack Up Championship Points at Red Bud Double Header

JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Racing Team Battles on Friday and Monday at Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Series Rounds Four and Five Brea, CA (September 8, 2020) – In a first for the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series, two events were held just three days apart and the JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Racing riders took away four top ten overall finishes at the Red Bud MX double-header. In ...

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Mees Leads Charge to Hometown Crowd at Williams Grove

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 8, 2020) – A number of the world’s elite dirt trackers are heading home this weekend, as American Flat Track powers into flat track hotbed Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, for the Williams Grove Half-Mile I & II. The added motivation of performing in front of the home fans couldn’t come at a better time with the series just days removed from an ...

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Mees Triumphant In Springfield Mile II Thriller

“The Rocket” Rispoli further extends AFT Production Twins points lead. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 6, 2020) – American Flat Track superstar Jared Mees (No. 9 Indian Motorcycle/Progressive Insurance FTR750) added to his burgeoning Mile legend with a triumphant ride in Sunday’s thrilling Springfield Mile II presented by Memphis Shades at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Illinois. Almost from the start, the AFT SuperTwins presented by Vance & ...

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The Humble Heroes Project

Rancho Cucamonga, CA: There are humble heroes all around us—the ones you don’t hear about, who forego sleep and work impossible hours in constant danger, the ones who battle on the front lines of the pandemic and put themselves last to take care of us first. There are many words to describe them—professional, compassionate, selfless, dedicated, brave, tireless—but we simply call ...

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