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ROAD TEST: 2019 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Review

By : Koz Mraz and Christina Fior Glamorous camping comes in a variety of flavors, from cabins and Airstreams to yurts and covered wagons. And motorcycling generally means you’ll need everything when you get there. A couple has very limited storage on a bike and why she needs all of it, I don’t debate. Alas, glamping and Thousand Trails Idyllwild ...

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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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ROADTEST: 2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114

There’s been much web banter about this new bike and I agree that it’s the modern incarnation of the retired VRSC V-Rod. Like the V-Rod, the FXDR has a raked-out front end, a lower cowl attached to the frame’s down tubes and a wide 240mm rear tire on a solid-disc rear wheel. Most notably, it has the V-Rod clamshell riding position, using forward foot controls with drag bars. The rear wheel is the same 18” / 240mm fat-tire as the Breakout, plus the oval LED headlight is borrowed from the Breakout. The tiny LED speedo is from the Street Bob.

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October 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

In the October issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we feature the 2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114, plus our motojournalists report from Bikes & Bombers VII, Mecum Auction Monterey and Sturgis. We also visit Cook's Corners for Ladies Who Ride and we wrap up our coverage of the Himalayas. Plus much more. 

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September 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the September edition of Quick Throttle Magazine, we cover the Deadwood 3 Wheeler and White Mountain Bike Rallies, plus we visit the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame. We also take a look at road trips on a shoestring budget, we take a trip up the country and much more!     NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the ...

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August 2018 Shop Talk with Ryan and Shannon

  Shannon: Aloha everybody!  Shop talk with Shannon and… Ryan: Ryan!  How you guys doing? Shannon: Today we are talking about bikes that actually come back to the shop for certain things.  Well this thing came back to the shop for an ignition problem. Ryan: Of all things… Shannon: I didn’t know it was an ignition, but that’s what it ...

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August 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine’s August edition features an in-depth look at Top-Line’s Charity Bike and Car Show. Along with all of our regular articles and information lists, we’ll also share our reports on Cook’s Corner Chili Cook-Off, the New England Nationals and more. Plus, check out our review of the Polaris Slingshot.     NORTHWEST EDITION:  Quick Throttle Magazine’s ...

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Top-Line Industrial Supply’s Charity Car and Bike Show

By Tom Christian I rode down from the mountains very early to be ready to cover this year’s Charity Car and Bike Show. For my plan to work, I needed to arrive at Top-Line Industrial Supply even earlier to watch them set up. Riding into the parking lot there were already a hundred cars and a lot of the vendors ...

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Mecum Las Vegas

By Shannon “Dazzlin” Venturo Additional Photos Courtesy Mecum.com The Mecum Motorcycle Auction has become a staple in Las Vegas now.  The family-owned vehicle auction company from Wisconsin brought the motorcycle auction to town for a second spectacular event this year. Making it back-to-back years as a double-header in the city of lights. Las Vegas has a strong international audience that ...

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NWHD’s Big Bad Bike Show

By Diana Olmstead Every year Northwest Harley-Davidson hosts their wildly popular Big Bad Bike Show and riders from all over Puget Sound enter their motorcycles in the show hoping for a chance to win one of their cool custom trophies. This year’s 21st Annual Big Bad Bike Show took place on Saturday, June 16th. The day started off right – nothing ...

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