California Featured Stories

Riding to River Run

GETTING THERE IS HALF THE FUN Story and photos by Ray Seidel View the Riding to River Run Gallery! Later this month many of us will be heading to Nevada for the Laughlin River Run. According to MapQuest that’s about a 4 hour trip from Riverside. That would be four hours by car, with no stops for rest, restroom, gas, ...

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High Seas Rally 2012

High Seas Rally 2012: 10th Anniversary By Lisa Dalgaard – Pics by Lisa and CD View the High Seas Rally 2012 photo gallery here! HSR Raises $330,000 towards the HOHS Dialysis Fund. If you’ve been reading Quick Throttle for a few years, you’ve probably read our past coverage of one of the most unique biker rallies in the world. 10 years ...

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Bigg’s H-D: 7th Annual Toy Store Invasion Ride

Bigg’s H-D: 7th Annual Toy Store Invasion Ride View the Bigg’s H-D Toy Store Invasion photo gallery! We thought you might like to ride along with Biggs Marketing Director Howie Wahl, as he participated in the Toy Store Invasion. Here is his exciting account! The day is finally here– Saturday, December 8, 2012. It’s the day for the Biggs Harley-Davidson ...

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American Heat – 2012

American Heat – 2012 Story and photos by Ray Seidel American Heat returned to Palm Springs this year for another 3-day weekend, Friday, October 19 – Sunday, October 21. (So one COULD squeeze in both this and Love Ride with some planning). I’ve been to American Heat previously, and will spend the weekend there this time. These street fairs, I ...

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“It Takes (More Than) A Village”…. the LA Ride For Autism

“It Takes (More Than) A Village”…. the LA Ride For Autism Story by Randy Twells; Photos- RT & Jennifer Wicks The 5th Annual LA Ride For Autism got started at Laidlaw’s Harley-Davidson early the morning of August 4th this year, and even in a busy ride season this was not to be missed for the 300 riders /500+ total people ...

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Rip’s BAD Ride 2012

Rip’s BAD Ride 2012 Written by Ray Seidel and Photos by Art Hall & Randy Twells View the Rip’s BAD Ride photo gallery here! Rip’s B.A.D Ride, Bikers Against Diabetes again had a festival July 1st, this year at the former El Toro Marine base in Irvine, CA – The Orange County Great Park. There were 7 escorted starting points ...

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Threedom Days 4 in Huntington Beach

Westminster Harley-Davidson & Champion Trikes Bring Out the Trikes By Gary Koz Mraz Threedom Days is an epic three day event that includes a tour of the Champion factory, a Trike ride and two fun filled days on Main Street in Huntington Beach. Champion/Westminster hosted a Trike show, awards and live music. The Spade Brothers donated cool handmade and painted ...

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Spring Street Vibrations: Sparks & Thunder in Northern Nevada

Spring Street Vibrations: Sparks & Thunder in Northern Nevada STORY BY RANDY TWELLS; PHOTOS BY RT & CONTRIBUTORS* June 1-3 in Sparks, Reno and Virginia City. Once again, we hit the highway for Northern Nevada. up the 395 corridor through the Eastern Sierra. I stop continually to shoot pictures along the road, how can I not? Mt. Whitney and its ...

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2012 Laughlin – A River Runs Through It and We Keep Rollin’

By Randy Twells •  Pics by George “Rusty” Childress, Randy Twells and Contributors A River Runs Through It and We Keep Rollin’ River Run Turns the Big 3-0 April 25-29, 2012, Laughlin, NV– The mighty Colorado—a giant that never sleeps, never stops– the lifeblood of this vast expanse of sand, rock, sagebrush and desert life.  And 30 years running, we ...

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Arizona Bike Week 2012

Arizona Bike Week 10 Days Of Pure Party! By Digger Dave, Photos G Rusty Childress, Digger See the article in the Quick Throttle Magazine May issue. See the Arizona Bike Week Photo Gallery. If you’ve never been to Arizona Bike Week you’ve been missing out on one hell of a good time!! Everything this year started on March 23rd with ...

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