Southwest

Ed’s Ride 2019

By Perry and Traci Nelson Ed’s Ride is a charity motorcycle event in memory of Ed Miller who passed away from Alpha-1 AntiTrypsin disease. Ed was a member of the Howlers MC. Every year the Howlers Community Service Riders Inc host this ride to benefit the Alphazonies, a non-profit organization. All contributions go directly to this local support group for ...

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King’s Day Toy Run 2019

By Perry and Traci Nelson After another one of our hectic, event filled Decembers, we figured, why not spend the first weekend in January riding and chilling on the beach in Rocky Point Mexico for some much-needed, as Bugs Bunny put it, “West and wewaxation at wast.” We decided to get on our Dyna and head down to Puerto Penasco, ...

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For Our Vets!

By Shannon “Dazzlin” Venturo For eleven years now Leather Headquarters has sponsored a huge event to benefit the Boulder City Veterans Home.  Event Coordinator Chay Robinson has a special place in her heart for our vets.  She teams up annually with Leather HQ’s Owner Michael Snyder  to put on this annual event. Chay’s dad is a vet.  She told me, ...

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Team Tinkerin and the 2019 Blue Collar Build Off

By Justin James If you want to make a name for yourself in the custom motorcycle industry you must be willing to venture outside of your comfort zone and push your limits. Over the years I have built many bikes and entered plenty of shows but I have yet to compete in any sort of build off. Recently I have ...

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March 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the March 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, our moto-journalists cover the Mecum auction in Las Vegas, Jam-On, and Rocky Point Rally. We also take the 2019 Indian Chieftain Limited on the road in our latest Road Test and we feature a unique piece of machinery called the Ner-A-Car. We take a trip down to Baja on ...

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MECUM Las Vegas

By Shannon Venturo I am confident that when most motorcycle enthusiasts take a look at that picture of the huge room full of over 1,750 bikes, they see vintage and custom motos, their hopes, dreams, favorites etc.   I see a little glimpse into what heaven surely must look like!   They hit it out of the park once again. ...

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February 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the February 2019 issue of Quick Throttle, our team of writers report  from Chopperfest, Rocky Point Rally, Easyriders Bike Show and the Morongo Sleigh Ride. We also take a ride on the 2019 CVO Street Glide. In a new article by Tom McCarthy, we look at what’s ahead for motorcycle drag racing in the future. Also, ...

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Rocky Point Rally

By Perry & Traci Nelson The Rocky Point Rally (RPR) is like no other, with an authentic Mardi Gras and Sturgis rolled into one! Throw in beaches and sunsets and you’ve got the perfect rally. Taking place in Puerto Penasco, Mexico, RPR is always on Veterans Day weekend from Thursday through Sunday. We packed up our Road King and headed ...

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SEMA 2018

By Sasha Johnson I’ve been to many a convention in my amazing city of Las Vegas. However, I can honestly say I have never been to anything like SEMA. The Specialty Equipment Market Association was developed in 1963 by a group of small manufacturers that supplied performance equipment for premier hot rods. Over fifty years later, it has become the ...

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January 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

  CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In our first issue of 2019, we visit the Easyriders Bike Show, Biketoberfest, Coppers and Choppers, Bayou Renegade Rally, SEMA, The Lone Star Rally and much more. Plus, read about the 2019 H-D Sport Glide on our latest Road Test.     NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the January 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Northwest, we test the Harley-Davidson ...

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