Northwest Stories

Indian of Auburn: Grand Opening Demo Days

This past October 10th, 11th and 12th were big days for the newly opened “Indian of Auburn” store on West Valley Highway just off I-18 in Auburn. The new shop combined its Grand Opening Celebration with a very timely visit from the Indian factory demo truck, which was packed to the rafters with all the new 2015 Indian models including ...

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North Cascades Harley-Davidson Oyster Fun Party!

By Diana Olmstead The Quick Throttle Staff woke early Saturday, Sept 27th, looking forward to the day ahead of us – a nice ride to Burlington to check out the Oyster Fun Party at North Cascades Harley-Davidson! We picked a location in Mason County to meet up and then headed off on a truly enjoyable, beautiful and scenic ride via ...

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The 2014 Triumph T-100

Story: Heath “The Chief”, Bike Photos: Heath “The Chief” riding shot “Christina Cofran” “Here he comes, he’s really moving along, ladies and gentlemen we might just have a new land speed record here at Bonneville, YES, he has done it, a new land speed record, set right here before your very eyes and ears people.” – As the announcer tells ...

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Rolling Street Art: Victory 2015 Magnum

By Gary Mraz The new 2015 Victory Magnum looks fully custom right off the showroom floor. Taking advantage of the big-wheel bagger craze, the Magnum is riding on a 21-inch front wheel boasting the largest rim on any production bagger. This bike actually looks like it was designed ground-up for a 21” rim. The curvature of the cowling and front ...

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ROAD TEST: 2015 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler Review

Story: Gary Mraz AKA The Triking Viking, Photos: Ron Sinoy, Mraz Reading trike reviews by motojourno brethren often irk me. They, as most, find the need to compare and contrast bikes and trikes, finally conceding that it’s a totally different riding experience. No kidding! I’ll read how trikes are for the “injured or the meek, for those unable or unwilling ...

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Sturgis 2014 – The Biggest Rally in America – Part 1

By Perry & Traci Nelson, Photos by Rusty Childress How to start writing about the biggest rally in America? What’s the first word?… Fun? Crazy? Awesome? Cops? Crowded? Sexy? Tattoos? Rain? Motorcycles? That’s it! Let’s start with the Motorcycles! Motorcycles galore! I’m kinda like the AC/DC song “Whole Lotta Rosie”, the way Bon Scott described women I am with motorcycles. ...

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Sturgis 2014 – The Biggest Rally in America – Part 2

By Perry and Traci, Photos by Rusty Childress Well; lets say “Rock-Stars”… in the motorcycle community. They were all here. And yes, real live ‘Rock n Roll’ “Rock-Stars” were here too. Traci and I tried to meet as many people as we could, report on as much cool stuff as we could fit into our cameras and store in our ...

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First Annual Wallowa County Thunder Run

It started as a dream, and that dream turned into a whisper, and the whisper turned into a chorus of thundering motorcycles as the men and women who rode them descended upon the towns of Joseph and Enterprise, Oregon for the First Annual Wallowa County Thunder Run. For the four days from August 21st (Thur) to August 24th (Sun) at ...

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Lawless Harley-Davidson Grand Opening Rock-n-Roll Party!

A History Making 3 Day Event! Written By Diana Olmstead, Photos by Robin Hudson & Diana Lawless Harley-Davidson held a history making Grand Opening! It wasn’t just a one day celebratory bash; it went on for three solid days! The dealership, located in Renton on East Valley Rd, had an overall turnout of 10,000 people between Friday July 11th and ...

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SOA: The Final Season

“The Black Widower” Written by Kurt Sutter, directed by Paris Barclay. 90 minute premier. In the wake of Tara’s death, Jax makes vengeance a club priority. The new season begins about 2 weeks since the end of season 6. Jax, suspected in the death of Tara and Eli Roosevelt, is back in prison and making use of his time to ...

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