Author Archives: Quick Throttle

Mecum Internet Auction to Offer Parts and Items Tied to the Hemmings Legacy

On Time auction platform to present items from Old Standard Auto Parts, Hemmings WALWORTH, Wis. – Sep. 1, 2020 – Mecum Auctions is set to offer a selection of used and reproduction parts from Old Standard Auto Parts, a business started by the Hemmings family, as well as a headlight and tail-light visor business and inventory started by a former ...

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Apple TV+ Unveils Official Trailer for “Long Way Up,” Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman’s Epic, Apple Original Adventure Series

New series premieres globally on Apple TV+ with its first three episodes on Friday, September 18 The trailer for “Long Way Up,” the epic, new Apple Original series from stars Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman is now available. The first three episodes of the 11-part unscripted series will premiere globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, September 18. New episodes will roll out weekly, ...

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Yamaha Announces 2021 WR250F and WR450F Motorcycles

Newly Redesigned WR450F Features Engine, Frame and Suspension Updates MARIETTA, Ga. – September 3, 2020 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, has announced its 2021 WR Enduro models including a redesigned WR450F, the machine of choice for serious trail riders and enduro racers. Designed with the flexibility to win in the tightest enduro conditions as well as fast, rough, open trails, the newest WR450F features a refined, more efficient ...

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Harley-Davidson Announces New Collection Designed by Rizoma

Style that Breaks Boundaries  MILWAUKEE (September 3, 2020) – For those unsatisfied with the status quo, Harley-Davidson is proud to announce a new collection of Parts and Accessories designed by Rizoma to bring a whole new look to H-D’s iconic motorcycles. This sleek collection of billet aluminum accessories is the first co-branded collection of its kind designed exclusively for H-D® motorcycle riders. These parts and accessories fit ...

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Live Mecum Auction in Kissimmee Brings $18.6 Million in Overall Sales

2020 Addition of the Summer Special Auction Deemed a Success WALWORTH, Wis. – Sept. 2, 2020 – More than $18.6 million in overall sales was achieved at the recently held live Mecum classic and collector car auction in Kissimmee, Florida. With a total of more than 800 vehicles crossing the auction block in just three days, Aug. 27-29, the reserve-based ...

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TM Racing: Interview with Roberto Aloi, The Neo International Sales Manager

Starting from 1 September 2020 Roberto Aloi is the sales manager of TM Racing for the motorcycles international market. Aloi, person of great charisma, has built a solid professional knowledge in the motorcycle sector by working first as after sales area manager of Suzuki Italy and then as sales manager of Andreani Group and Termignoni. Roberto, what lead you to ...

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Build 2020

By Stacy McCleary Photos by Danell McCleary I’m writing this article on how I go about building a custom bike. I’m not saying this is the only way to build a bike, it is just the way I do it. First off you have to decide what style you want and what the final look is you’re after. This bike ...

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ROAD TEST: 2020 Indian Challenger

Reviewed by Ray Seidel I will now double-down on that statement. Not only is it the Indian we’ve been waiting for, I will go so far as to say this is the motorcycle we’d being seeing today even if the original factory of the fifties hadn’t closed down. Throughout the history of motorcycles (and automobiles as well), you can tell ...

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Sequestered in Sedona Part 2.

Riding the Easy Rider Route By Koz Mraz Easy Rider changed my life, I wanted to be Captain America, a rebel without a cause, a wild one. I’m even starting a motorcycle club, a chapter; you know, a biker gang (like minded motorcycle enthusiasts) who shatter the shackles of societal slavery and ride free (go for a Saturday motorcycle poker ...

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July-August 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

The latest issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is another packed double-issue with two road tests, the 2020 Indian Roadmaster Elite and the 2020 Indian Challenger.With many businesses closed due to the pandemic, we take a look at our community and hear from artist Moto Marc on his QT cover painting titled “Legends of Ghost Riders.” In honor of Veterans, check ...

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