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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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My CHP motorcyclist training course experience

By Randy Twells Photos by Kevin Wing, Ken Turner, Barry Hathaway and CaliforniaMotorcyclist.com It was 1998, I was 48, and we had signed up our eighteen-year-old son to take the CHP Motorcycle Training Course as a present. His Dad had recently bought a 1992 Harley Dyna Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition. So the idea was, our son could ride it too. ...

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Top-Line Industrial Supply holds toolbox raffle benefiting Carol’s Kitchen

By Sam Baldi General Manager/Owner Top-Line Industrial Supply As some may or may not know, we here at Top-Line Industrial Supply in Beaumont and Temecula, CA, have been holding our Annual Charity Car and Bike Show for the last seven years in June, with all the proceeds being donated to Carol’s Kitchen. Carol’s Kitchen is the local food bank that ...

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Beyond the Cut

Looking Inside, Not Outside By Mickey Strand I began the project of shooting photos of bikers and mostly motorcycle club (M/C) members, wanting to make really nice images in my new studio, of my friends and loved ones. It did not start as a noble cause or a way of putting out the message that most bikers are great guys ...

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Call To Bars (Handle Bars, That Is)

Save Veterans Home California – Barstow from Closure By Jerry Nichols This event was held in Barstow, CA. Deemed a battle to save the home of over 200 veteran residents and staff from shutdown, this was round two of an effort to save the home from a suggested shutdown by our Governor Gavin Newsom just to plug a small hole ...

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ROAD TRIP: General Patton Memorial Museum

By Ray Seidel and Geri Cidot. Just east of Indio, California, is the Patton Museum where Patton trained over a million soldiers during WWII (1942-1944). In fact, the actual training area was 18,000 square miles which included California, Nevada, and Arizona. While I still have the Indian FTR 1200 S, (review December 2019 issue) I thought I’d take it out ...

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May-June 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

Our newest issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is a packed double-issue with stories from May and June. We feature women riders in our Women Who Ride article. We also cover the Blue Collar Build Off, Bagger racing, Daytona Bike Week, Kings Day Toy Run, Lehigh Valley MC Expo, and much more. CALIFORNIA EDITION:   SOUTHWEST EDITION:   NORTHWEST EDITION:   ...

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April 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

In the 19th anniversary edition of Quick Throttle Magazine, we visit Mecum Auctions in Las Vegas, as well as a detour for a tale of two Indian Larry Bikes. We also visit an eatery in our new feature article Road Bites. Take a look at our updated ride and event calendar, rider friendly business list and all of our monthly ...

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March 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the March 2020 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, We visit the Colorado Motorcycle Expo, One Moto Show, and the Appalacian Moto Jam. We also check out the Million Dollar Highway and more.       NORTHWEST EDITION: In the March issue of Quick Throttle Magazine: Northwest, we visit ABATE’s Black Thursday. Plus, we visit the One Moto ...

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February 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the February 2020 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we report from David Mann Chopperfest, as well as feature a father/daughter builder team. Take a look at part two of our Rocky Point Rally coverage, as well as a close look of the Mad Max Trike and much more.       NORTHWEST EDITION: In the February issue ...

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