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March 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the March 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, our moto-journalists cover the Mecum auction in Las Vegas, Jam-On, and Rocky Point Rally. We also take the 2019 Indian Chieftain Limited on the road in our latest Road Test and we feature a unique piece of machinery called the Ner-A-Car. We take a trip down to Baja on ...

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David Mann ChopperFest

By Tom Christian This year’s David Mann ChopperFest at the Ventura County Fairgrounds took place December 9th as scheduled; last year’s event was rescheduled due to the devastating fires and floods in the area. The recent fires in the area potentially foreshadowed a repeat re-scheduling, but thankfully that was not the case. When arriving at the fairgrounds and doing a ...

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February 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the February 2019 issue of Quick Throttle, our team of writers report  from Chopperfest, Rocky Point Rally, Easyriders Bike Show and the Morongo Sleigh Ride. We also take a ride on the 2019 CVO Street Glide. In a new article by Tom McCarthy, we look at what’s ahead for motorcycle drag racing in the future. Also, ...

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Easyriders Bike Show Sacramento

Story by Dave Haile & Pastor Z. Photos by Dave Haile, Tristan Haile & Stacy McCleary This year’s Sacramento Easyriders Bike Show, Saturday January 12th, kicked off the night before at Yuba City Harley-Davidson with a pre-show party. As people gathered, we enjoyed good music and a delicious nacho bar. There was a buzz in the air, as everyone anticipated the ...

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Morongo Sleigh Ride Toy Run

By Jerry Nichols A toy drive to benefit the JJ Johnson Foundation, this second annual event was held on December 8th, 2018. The Foundation’s objectives are to improve the living conditions of those in need and to provide employment opportunities through education and training. To accomplish this they work with various government and private agencies and organizations, local and beyond, ...

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Coppers and Choppers

By Tom Christian When I was asked to cover this event and take part in some of the workshops it took me back a bit, to think about being a part of the training taking place in the parking lot of the Anaheim Angels baseball stadium in Orange County, California. Coppers and Choppers Motorcycle Safety Expo was held on Saturday, ...

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January 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In our first issue of 2019, we visit the Easyriders Bike Show, Biketoberfest, Coppers and Choppers, Bayou Renegade Rally, SEMA, The Lone Star Rally and much more. Plus, read about the 2019 H-D Sport Glide on our latest Road Test.        NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the January 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Northwest, we test the ...

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Operation Restoration 2018

An awesome downed biker benefit,  “Operation Restoration,” took place on Sunday Oct. 7th.  We jumped on the bikes at 9 a.m., and set out on the ride from North San Diego to the Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country, CA near Santa Clarita (about 150 miles).   

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December 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the December issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we test the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special and do some in-depth reporting on Las Vegas Bikefest and Hogs & Heifers’ Rally in the Alley. Plus, we check out Thunder Valley Rally, Operation Restoration and share deals in our QT Holiday Gift Guide. Plus more!      NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the December issue ...

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November 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the November issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we go Glamping in California on a 2019 H-D Road Glide Ultra and spotlight an artist for David Mann Chopperfest. We also cover Street Vibrations and the World Record Parade. We continue our Shoestring Budget Road Trip with part three, plus much more!      NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the November ...

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