Southwest Featured Stories

2018 – King’s Day Toy Run, Rocky Point

By Perry and Traci Nelson We have been coming to the Rocky Point Rally for years and have heard of this toy run held every January. December is such a busy month for us, with so much to do and  with so little time,  we really needed a vacation!!  We decided to start the year with a trip to Rocky ...

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Charity ride benefitting Alice Cooper’s Solid Rock

By Perry and Traci     We got a call late Friday night, December 1st, from Pastor Z one of our California QT Correspondents,  to tell us that he was going to be in Phoenix the next day for the Charity Ride Benefiting Alice Cooper’s Solid Rock. Pastor Z rode out here with his chapter of the Bikers For Christ ...

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IMRG and a Superbowl Bike

By Perry and Traci Nelson The Indian Motorcycle Riders Group (IMRG) held a meet and greet starting at Double D’s and ending at the Roadhouse Bar in Cave Creek, Arizona.  I stopped by to snap some photos and do a live Facebook feed for our Quick Throttle Magazine Facebook page.  I made sure to park my Road King on the ...

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4th Annual Boozefighters MC 101 Toy Run to Hillsides

Read our February Digital Magazine to see the full coverage.  By Tracy Smiles. Photos by Tracy Smiles & Jeff Thomas Rarely do I get many opportunities to get out of the local area that I live in and be a part of events that are a little further away.  So, when I was invited last fall to ride out to Southern ...

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2017 Rocky Point Rally

By Perry and Traci photos by George “Rusty” Childress, Perry and Traci Traci and I started out late Wednesday, November 8th for the 2017 Rocky Point Rally (RPR). We rolled our 2009 Dyna into the back of our Ford F-250 diesel; The Playa Bonita Hotel in Rocky Point has an “offload” dock for bikes so no need to bring ramps. ...

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2017 Bikers For Boobies

Pictures from Bikers for Boobies held in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 22nd, 2017.

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Hollister Independence Rally

A Road Trip and a 70 Year Legacy Click here to see the full coverage in our digital magazines.  By Perry and Traci Nelson   Well here we go; Traci and I venture off from the 119 degree heat in the desert,  also known as Phoenix, Arizona; we chose to travel at night. Because the trip was over 1,500 total ...

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On the road again at Laughlin River Run, Part II

Story & Photos by Tom Christian Continued from June issue Part One. See the full coverage in our July DMAG.  As the 35th River Run progressed into the weekend, it was now Friday afternoon after the American Heroes Poker Run, and crowds were growing at all the free outdoor venues enjoying the great weather and spring air filled with a sweet ...

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Bike Week in Arizona, part II

Article and photos by Perry and Traci Nelson SEE THE FULL COVERAGE WITH PHOTOS ON THE JULY DIGITAL MAGAZINE Traci and I started our QT booth at EagleRider Tempe March 25-26th at the “Wake Up and Smell the Freedom” event.  As bike week in Arizona closed in we regrouped and took our booth on the road.  Below is a not-so-small ...

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Laughlin River Run 2016 – Part 2

Music & Mayhem, Burros & Burnouts – 2016 Laughlin River Run delivers again Story & Photos- Pastor Fred Z We once again had an amazing time at Laughlin River Run! This is our “13th notquite- Annual Invasion of the River Run” – as Esther and I got married there in 2002. We missed one year (closing escrow on our home in 2008) – so it was actually our ...

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