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Kings Day Toy Run 2020

By Perry and Traci Nelson Looking for a charity to help children who have next to nothing? Here is your chance. A coloring book, a set of jacks, a doll, or even an old bike you rarely use is gold to these kids. Word got out this year in this low income section of Puerto Penasco that the Three Kings ...

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Blue Collar Build Off 2020

By Rob Borden Perhaps no one has enjoyed their quarantine more than the handful of teams that were selected to participate in this year’s Blue Collar Build Off… Now in its fourth year, this low-budget bike building competition brings in teams from all over the country, and it just keeps getting bigger and better every year. The founder of this ...

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Mad Hatter Performance: The Baddest Shop You’ve Never Heard Of

By Justin James With the current state of the world, it was hard to envision how the 2020 Blue Collar Build Off would turn out. It is difficult enough to build a bike in only thirty days under a budget constraint of only $1,500 without the world being shut down. Despite the added challenges brought on by Covid-19 this year, ...

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May-June 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

Our newest issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is a packed double-issue with stories from May and June. We feature women riders in our Women Who Ride article. We also cover the Blue Collar Build Off, Bagger racing, Daytona Bike Week, Kings Day Toy Run, Lehigh Valley MC Expo, and much more. CALIFORNIA EDITION:   SOUTHWEST EDITION:   NORTHWEST EDITION:   ...

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April 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

In the 19th anniversary edition of Quick Throttle Magazine, we visit Mecum Auctions in Las Vegas, as well as a detour for a tale of two Indian Larry Bikes. We also visit an eatery in our new feature article Road Bites. Take a look at our updated ride and event calendar, rider friendly business list and all of our monthly ...

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Mecum Auctions: Las Vegas, 2020

By Sasha Johnson The 2020 Mecum Auction January 21-26 was the place to be for motorcycle lovers and enthusiasts. My first day at the event, I walked on to the showroom floor and was absolutely gob-smacked. I could not believe just how many amazing, vintage works of art had found their way to Vegas. And though the bidding arena was ...

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March 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the March 2020 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, We visit the Colorado Motorcycle Expo, One Moto Show, and the Appalacian Moto Jam. We also check out the Million Dollar Highway and more.       NORTHWEST EDITION: In the March issue of Quick Throttle Magazine: Northwest, we visit ABATE’s Black Thursday. Plus, we visit the One Moto ...

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A Million Dollar Highway

By Bryan Hall I just spent three weeks on the road, covering about 5,500 miles and riding through some of the most scenic and beautiful parts of the West this country has to offer. I was in Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Washington and even British Columbia. Amazing roads, breathtaking scenery, some triple digit temperatures and even thunderstorms. But ...

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Rocky Point Rally, part two

By Perry and Traci Nelson The fiesta begins about a mile before rally goers enter Puerto Penasco, at the Barclin’s Pemex gas station. The ‘Rocky Point Rally Welcome Center’ is ready with rally registration, food and music. It’s here where we meet up with old friends and find out about everything that’s going on during the rally. There were several ...

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February 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the February 2020 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we report from David Mann Chopperfest, as well as feature a father/daughter builder team. Take a look at part two of our Rocky Point Rally coverage, as well as a close look of the Mad Max Trike and much more.       NORTHWEST EDITION: In the February issue ...

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