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Tinker Talk: Sportster Clutch Adjustment

By Justin James Riding a bike with an improperly functioning clutch can be a pain. You may have trouble shifting or experience some clutch slip or drag. This can often be caused by improper adjustment. Luckily the process to properly set it is not a very tough task. In this edition of Tinker Talk I will demonstrate how to properly ...

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Blessing of the Bikes 2019

By Tracey “Gypsy” Kohman On May 18th I attended my first Blessing of the Bikes ceremony at the Hilton United Methodist Church. The Pastor performing the blessing, Jennifer Green was very welcoming…as was the small town of Hilton, NY; it appeared to be a very bike friendly town. Passerby’s stopped along the sidewalk to watch what was going on. Pastor ...

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June 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: The June 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is packed with trips to Sedona, Spring Thaw, Buffalo Motorama and Daytona. Plus we check out the Blue Collar Build Off, the Steel Horse Saloon’s Trifecta and much more!   NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the June 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine: Northwest, we visit the Northwest Harley-Davidson Spring Kick-Off, ABATE ...

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78th Annual Daytona Bike Week Rally 2019

By Pastor Z Daytona Bike Week was absolutely amazing this year.  Estimates had the numbers at hundreds of thousands of motorcycles. Bikers rolled in from lots of different states and countries. It was truly an amazing week.  We saw patches from locations all over the planet – which was of course exciting! I landed in Orlando on Wednesday night, and ...

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Tinker Talk – June 2019: Broken Carburetor Fuel Inlet Replacement

By Justin James Nearly all OEM H-D Keihin carburetors from 1970 to 2006, and many other large bore Keihin carburetors, are equipped with a plastic/brass fuel inlet. This piece of junk will eventually leak or break. Unfortunately, many people fail when trying to repair or replace the inlet and end up replacing the entire carb. Over the years I have ...

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Buffalo Motorama 2019

By Tracey Kohman Arriving in Buffalo, New York, the roads were wet and slippery. I was happy the Motorama, held March 29th-31st, was an indoor event! I arrived as early as possible to make sure I would get parking near the building because of the rain. As early as I got there, I still had to walk a block from ...

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Spring Thaw

By Tracey Kohman East Coast in the springtime is when everything wakes up from the cold snowy winter…trees are growing their leaves back, the flowers are blooming, the grass is greener, and the bikes are coming out! Time for excitement and time to celebrate having made it through the winter months! One such celebration has been held in Northampton, PA ...

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Daytona Bound

By Stacy McCleary. Photos by Danell McCleary Early Thursday morning, March 7th, Danell and I flew out of Sacramento to Orlando.  We picked up our rental car and drove 85 miles to Palm Coast, where we would spend the next seven nights.  Palm Coast is a beautiful little town about 24 miles north of Daytona Beach. One of the main ...

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Women Who Ride 2019

California and Southwest Editions: Northwest Edition:  

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NHRA Drag Racing Action

By Tom McCarthy On Sunday, March 17th, 2019, the National Hot Rod Association hosted the 50th annual NHRA Gatornationals, at the storied Gainesville Raceway, in Gainesville, Florida. It hardly seems like it’s been five decades, but it has, and the race was one for the books: the record books for Harley-Davidson racers and fans. It was three days of fast ...

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