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Police Motorcycle vs. Speedbump (Video)

Police Motorcycle vs. Speedbump At Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico, a Police motorcyclist of the presidential guard forgets about speed bump and crashed his motorcycle.

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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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2013 Victory Cross Country Tour

2013 Victory Cross Country Tour Story: Gary Koz Mraz Photos: Ron Sinoy Let’s talk about me. I consider myself an artist, writer, painter and composer. I spend serious time at these endeavors and inevitably the tools I use are critical to the project’s outcome. Similarly I spend serious saddle time motorcycling and the tools at my disposal also determine the journey’s outcome. The 2013 Victory Cross ...

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Man and Machine: Von Braun Exhaust

Man and Machine: Von Braun Exhaust   Von Braun Exhaust’s newest Special Projects Division bike focuses on one thing: The magic of motorcycle riding. “A lot of what this bike is about is distillation,” explains Charlie Giordano, Von Braun’s owner and the builder of the bike he calls “John Henry.” “I wanted to create a motorcycle that emphasizes the emotions, ...

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Northwest Edition – January 2013

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition January 2013   05 – LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER 08 – RIDE & EVENTS CALENDAR 10 – OLYMPIA TOY RUN 14 – ROADSIGNS 16 – VICTORY ROADTEST 18 – HARLEY HAR HAR 20 – CAM UPGRADE – TECH 22 – LONE STAR RALLY 24  – BIKER BUDDIES 25 – INDIAN NEWS 26 – BIKER FRIENDLY ...

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Black Thursday – Join Us on January 17th in Olympia!

Black Thursday – Join us on Jan 17th in Olympia! Written By Diana Olmstead Many motorcycle riders have heard of Black Thursday and some have not. Black Thursday is organized by ABATE of Washington. ABATE of Washington is a non-profit organization whose primary purpose is citizens’ Rights as they apply to Motorcyclists. Take a moment and think about that… ABATE ...

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ROAD TEST: 2013 Harley-Davidson Street Bob Review

By Heath “The Chief” Cofran Additional Photos: Scooter-pro Morning cup of coffee, hot and roasted as the steam rises through the morning sun coming in the window, it’s another amazing day to get out and pick up another motorcycle to give a good week’s test ride. Made in USA has really lost so much of its flavor these days, yet ...

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Get Ready for The 35th Annual Olympia Toy Run

Get Ready for the 35th Annual Olympia Toy Run! Saturday, Dec 1st, 2012 Written by Diana Olmstead It’s time to mark your calendars, decorate your scoots and choose what toys to bring to the 35th Annual Olympia Toy Run! I’m proud to say that 100% of the toy and cash donations collected will go directly to The Salvation Army “Toy ...

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Northwest Edition – November 2012

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition November 2012   PUBLISHERS LETTER RIDE & EVENTS CALENDAR OYSTER RUN 2012 ROADSIGNS MT. BAKER OYSTER RUN PARTY HARLEY HAR HAR ROAD TEST: TRIUMPH THRUXTON BIKER BUDDIES THE ADVENTUROUS MOTORCYCLIST’S GUIDE TO ALASKA OLYMPIA TOY RUN BIKER FRINDLY BUSINESS CHESTER’S H-D 10TH ANNIVERSARY WSP NEEDS OUR HELP   ON THE COVER:  “Jewel of the Seas” ...

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First Look: The 2013 Anniversary Road King

FIRST LOOK: The 2013 Anniversary Road King By Art Hall, Photos by Art Hall and Roger Heffley It’s all about finding the happy medium in just about everything we do. With regards to motorcycling for me, the happy medium is somewhere between a bone shaking rigid and an over the top reverse geared Goldwing that would be a car if ...

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