Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Performance Machine Celebrates 50th Anniversary With A New Look

The Circus Is in Town, With a New Canopy and New Parts! La Palma, CA — Performance Machine (PM) has been producing some of the world’s best motorcycle wheels, disc brakes, and accessories since 1970. This year marks the 50th Anniversary for the California based manufacturing company. To celebrate, Performance Machine is setup at Bruce Rossmeyer’s Harley-Davidson at Destination Daytona in Ormond Beach, FL with ...

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Drag Specialties March Product Releases

KICKSTANDS Drag Specialties Gloss Black Kickstands are now available for Touring models. Made of high-strength steel, these kickstands have an E-coated primer, powder coated gloss black finish and come in 3 sizes; 11” stock length which is a direct OEM replacement, 1” under stock length of 10” for bikes with lowered suspension and a 1” over stock length of 12”. ...

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Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines Drag Team Opens Championship Defense In Gainesville

The Formidable Team of Hines, Krawiec and Sampey Return for 2020 Season MILWAUKEE (March 12, 2020) – The 10-time champion Harley-Davidson™ Screamin’ Eagle™/Vance & Hines drag racing team will open its title defense when the NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock Motorcycle drag racing series opens its 2020 season March 12-15 at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway ...

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Thrilling Pro Race decided by 0.09 Seconds

Amarillo, TX (March 9, 2020) – The final round of the AMA Kicker Arenacross Series wrapped up in Amarillo, Texas this past Saturday. Though Kyle Peters secured his win the weekend before in Salt Lake City (thus sitting out this event in Amarillo) the rest of the top five spots in the Pro Series were still up in the air ...

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Brand New Honda Monkey Fly Screens

We’ve just taken stock of the latest addition to our range of color-matched Nose Fairings, this time for the Honda Monkey. UK Bodywork Specialist, Pyramid Plastics, have just taken stock of their latest colour matched Fly Screens for the popular Honda Monkey. Using the Puig ‘Vision’ Screen as a strong basis, Pyramid have updated the standard fitting kit to ensure ...

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New Belgium Brewing Becomes Official Beer of American Flat Track

New Belgium to sponsor fan hospitality areas at select rounds. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 9, 2020) – American Flat Track proudly announced today a milestone partnership – its first Official Beer – with the addition of New Belgium Brewing to its family of partners for 2020. With over thirty years of brewing to its credit, the all-American New Belgium brand ...

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Red Line Synthetic Oil Opens Sponsorship Program to Support New Racers and Builders for the 2020 Powersports Season

BENICIA, CA (March 10, 2020) – Red Line Synthetic Oil, a leading supplier of synthetic lubricants and additives, today announced plans to recruit new, influential racers, riders, enthusiasts and builders to promote the Red Line brand and products throughout 2020 and beyond. The company seeks on-brand ambassadors who are committed to powersports and are interested in taking the necessary steps to maintain and ...

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Kicker Arenacross Crowns AMA National Champions in Amarillo, TX

Amarillo, TX (March 9, 2020) – For the first time, the Kicker Arenacross was host to the AMA National Arenacross Championship in Amarillo, Texas on Saturday. With the Pro National Champion, Kyle Peters, securing his top spot in Salt Lake City, Round 12 in Amarillo was all about the amateurs. To race in the AMA National Arenacross Championship, racers had to ...

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ELEVEIT Tank WP and Tank Air

  Tank Air and Tank WP are the two novelties of the Italian brand, a light, functional and breathable sports shoe ideal for going out on a motorbike but also for touring trips. Style and comfort were the leitmotifs in the creation of Tank Air and Tank WP, a sporty style shoe with maniacal attention to detail designed by the Italian company ELEVEIT to be comfortable and safe. ...

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Charles Lefrancois Logs Valuable Seat Time with JGR Suzuki RM-Z450 in Daytona

2020 UK 450 Arenacross Champion joins JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki for round 10 of Supercross Brea, CA (March 9, 2020) – JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Racing was in Daytona, Florida this past weekend for round 10 of the 2020 Monster Energy Supercross series. Newly-crowned 2020 UK Pro 450 Arenacross champion Charles Lefrancois was a last minute addition to JGR Suzuki as a fill-in rider for the injury-plagued team. ...

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