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Days of Thunder at El Cajon Harley

Days of Thunder at El Cajon Harley Story & Photos by Randy Twells The weekend was perfect. Blue sky in the El Cajon Valley, nice spring weather, some awesome bikes to ride, what more could you want? Even the brand new Breakout was part of the mix! El Cajon Harley-Davidson gave a party to celebrate the Demo Truck coming for ...

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Burapa – Bigger, Bolder, Better

The Fryed Brothers Do Thailand By Art Hall View the Burapa gallery! ‘Same Same But Different’ is a phrase emblazoned on T-shirts and signs everywhere around Thailand. I am still not completely sure what it means, but it seems to apply here. This years rally was the same as last year but man, was it different. The old adage of ...

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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

By Ray Seidel 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 who were offering a free BAD ...

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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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