Stories

2017 Pendleton Bike Week and Grand Funk Railroad Rocked the town of Pendleton, Oregon

Written by Diana Olmstead. Photos by BlackJack, Diana Olmstead, Robin Hudson and Dominik Miles Read the full coverage with photos from the event On Wednesday, July 19th, the Quick Throttle crew rolled into Pendleton, Oregon, eager to partake in all of the Pendleton Bike Week activities. The town itself is beautiful and well maintained and we thoroughly enjoyed the down-home ...

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Metal Mulisha rocked Northwest Harley-Davidson

By Diana Olmstead For complete coverage and images, read the article in our digital magazine here.  Imagine taking Exit 111 off of northbound I-5 and looking over your shoulder and seeing a guy and a dirt bike several stories up, in midair, and the guy is just barely holding on to the seat of his bike with his hands! Then ...

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The Tattoo Bike

The famous Quick Throttle Cover bike adds a sidecar and debuts in Sturgis During the 77th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the biggest motorcycle rally in the world, The Recidivist, built by the Polish Game Over Cycles, won 1st place in the “Most Unusual” class in the Rat’s Hole Custom Bike Show, the oldest and most prestigious custom bike show in ...

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Three New CVO Models Feature Largest-Ever Stock Engine Displacement

MILWAUKEE (Aug. 22, 2017) – The 2018 Harley-Davidson® motorcycle lineup introduces the most robust array of custom Touring bikes the company has ever produced, boasting show-stopping style and plush comfort ready to attack rough city streets or winding country roads. Three new completely restyled Touring models enter the limited-edition Custom Vehicle Operations™ family with the largest-ever stock engine from Harley-Davidson, ...

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The Ice Run Returns

After a year away the world’s ‘coolest’ motorcycling event is back and promising more crashes, splashes and Russian vodka shots than ever… The 6th Ice Run, taking place in March 2018, has just opened its doors for entrants – teams of two comprising one driver and one ‘navigator’ in a side-car, although you can swap over as much as you ...

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Thunder on the Lot

23 Years of Family Friendly Thunder Intro by Randy Twells Click here to view the Thunder on the Lot photo gallery.  Every year in June since 1995, the pilgrimage takes place with bikes and classic cars –and people- massing by the thousands in the Antelope Valley, making a Thunder for good that is felt all year by 30 community service ...

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Royal Enfield: Fun and Affordable Motorcycling

Story by Ray Seidel Click here to see the full article in our digital magazine I have to admit, I’ve always had a soft spot for the Royal Enfield Bullet. The Bullet is actually the longest lived motorcycle design in history, and the company itself is tied with Indian as the oldest, circa 1901. Though of course, Harley-Davidson has been ...

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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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2017 Northwest Harley-Davidson’s Big Bad Bike Show

Written by BlackJack  •  Photos by Blackjack & Joe Boyle Click here for the NWHD Big Bad Bike Show gallery  One of the summer’s first events was just that – BIG and BAD (in the good sense!). Northwest Harley-Davidson’s 20th Annual Big Bad Bike Show kicked off the summer season with a bang! Held this past June, the temps that ...

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Burgers, Bikers and Babes Rally

By MD   |   Photos by Shon McLeod Click here for the Burgers Bikers and Babes Rally gallery  You could not ask for a better day; lots of sunshine for this fan-favored local rider event. It was spectacular, which drove the turnout of bikes, riders, gawkers and dogs to near record numbers. Bikes began rolling in as early as ...

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