California

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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David Mann Chopperfest

Where Artists & Builders Come Together By Mike Cupp December weather in Southern California can be fickle. The week leading up to the event was peppered with rainstorms and the weather reports for Sunday were mixed, most were calling for rain all day, but there were some optimistic forecasts that predicted morning drizzle followed by a clear afternoon. Thankfully the ...

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Father and Daughter Builders Win Award at Chopperfest

Brian & Taylar De Iongh By Mike Cupp I’ve seen and heard a lot of stories about father and son motorcycle builds, and it always hits a soft spot in my heart. So, when I saw that a father & daughter team built an award-winning bike at Chopperfest, I knew I had to get their story. I actually spotted the ...

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January 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the first issue of 2020, we visit the Rocky Point Rally, Lone Star Rally, Rally in the Alley and much more. We also feature the ladies of the AMRA, Frank “The Rat” Romero and the Hell Bound Train. Plus check out all of our monthly articles, calendars and other resources, plus much more.   NORTHWEST EDITION: ...

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