Southwest Stories

INDIAN VINTAGE: Connecting the Past to the Future!

Photos by Mike Dalgaard, Lisa Dalgaard, Barry Hathaway and Indian Motorcycle Company Sunday morning, August 4th was “pedal to the metal” day. After attending a truly unique and fun reveal ceremony in downtown Sturgis the night before, I was finally going to get to ride one or more of the all new Indian Motorcycles. Walking into the Alfa Romeo garage just ...

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Sons Of Anarchy: Season 6, Part 2

“Can they really show that on TV?” Story by Ray Seidel Photos courtesy of FX By “Can they really show that on TV” I’m actually referring to more than one scene. Kurt Sutter tries to push the boundary in storytelling, not for its own sake to be shocking, but in a way that is “organic” (as he puts it) to ...

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Arthur Hall Moto Journalist with Quick Throttle Magazine and Tim Kuglin CEO of TKTV & MotoZania.com

Don’t miss the Radio Show this Thursday Tom talk to the guys who make the news happen – Arthur Hall Moto Journalist with Quick Throttle Magazine and Tim Kuglin  CEO of TKTV & MotoZania.com Tom is the host of Ridin’ SoCal, Thursdays LIVE at 1pm on www.KNOCradio.com or on 1680 am on your dial. Listen anytime at the radio website ...

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Sons of Anarchy – Season 6: Nearing the End

Story by Ray Seidel COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL – San Diego We hook up with the cast at Comic-Con just as we go to press for the very latest on the goings on in Charming and our favorite TV motorcycle club. I ask series creator, writer, and “Otto” if they plan to stay at seven seasons, or maybe go on to eight. Kurt: You know, right now ...

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Street Vibrations Spring Rally

Story & Photos by Randy Twells View the Street Vibrations gallery! The wide open spaces of Northern Nevada in springtime! —just getting there is a treat, as usual on my route on old Highway 395 heading up through California’s Owens Valley, past Mono Lake, Bridgeport, Walker River, Topaz Lake on the Nevada line, traversing Washoe and Carson Valley areas, the scenery in all changing ...

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Enter… The Globe of Death: A Study in 3-D Motorcycle Choreography

Story & Photos by Randy Twells View the Globe of Death photo gallery! View the Globe of Death videos! A regular feature at both Spring and Fall Street Vibes is the Globe of Death Stunt Show—using a huge metal ball made of criss-crossing strips of steel about 4 inches apart all around, all welded up with a door in the side, that the performers ...

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IDLE-A-WHILE: in Idyllwild – 2013 CVO Electra Glide Ultra Classic

Story: Gary Koz Mraz Photos: Ron Sinoy/Mraz Over 22 million humans tread the hallowed ground we call Southern California. And get this, the California tourism website touts that we were the destination for 208.6 million person-trips in 2011 *. It’s why the freeways are always crowded. *A person-trip is defined as a visitor trip made to a specific location and does not tally ...

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ROAD TEST: 2013 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide Custom – The Stuff of Dreams

By: Gary Koz Mraz Photos by: Ron Sinoy The CVO moniker is the pinnacle of all things Harley-Davidson.  Custom Vehicle Operations pulls out all the stops once a year and a select few models get the star treatment.  It’s the stuff dreams are made of.  I rolled out to Huntington Beach to shoot this beauty with photographer extraordinaire Ron Sinoy.  ...

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Bikes Invade Antelope Valley – Thunder on the Lot

Story by Art Hall with Randy Twells, Photos by Art Hall Well another good year at another good charity event. Thunder on the Lot had been raising monies for a multitude of children’s causes for 19 years now and has collected about $4.5 million, thanks to all you generous people. Ron and Yvette Emard, owners of Antelope Valley Harley Davidson, ...

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M.I.A.P… (Things you may not be aware of)

By Digger Dave View the M.I.A.P. Gallery! M.I.A.P……If you’re not familiar with this acronym don’t feel alone. Most of us have the M.I.A part down but the “P” is a stickler trying to associate a word that goes along with the rest. Quick Throttle received an email from “Sparklz” in Tucson asking if we would be interested in providing coverage ...

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