Uncategorized

NHRA Drag Racing Action

By Tom McCarthy On Sunday, March 17th, 2019, the National Hot Rod Association hosted the 50th annual NHRA Gatornationals, at the storied Gainesville Raceway, in Gainesville, Florida. It hardly seems like it’s been five decades, but it has, and the race was one for the books: the record books for Harley-Davidson racers and fans. It was three days of fast ...

Read More »

Tinker Talk – May 2019

By Justin James An engine’s spark plugs are a small component tasked with a big job. Being able to understand them can turn out to be useful. In this edition of Tinker Talk we will go over the basics of spark plug electrode material, heat range and inspection. Inspection: Spark plugs should be inspected at the specified service intervals or ...

Read More »

Daytona Bike Week

By T.J. and Stephanie Thompson From the Daytona International Speedway to the Atlantic beach boardwalks, Daytona Bike Week brought the bike shows, custom builds, and the epic parties for the 78th Anniversary Bike Week Festival March 8-17, 2019. The ten-day event included live music, food vendors, custom bike builds, demo rides, bike shows, concerts, a bike parade, motorcycle vendors, and ...

Read More »

Motorcycle Clubs for Women

By Tracey Kohman May is for spring flowers, Mother’s Day and lady bikers! Lady bikers are not new to the biker scene. More and more are moving up to the front seat! They have their own traditions, their own dreams! They are forming their own MC’s separate from their counterparts. One such MC is Leather & Lace Motorcycle Club, founded ...

Read More »

ROAD TEST: 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan Vaquero Review

By Koz Mraz This motorcycle is a rodeo of fun for any cowboy or cowgirl. Low slung, muscular and dressed in Metallic Spark Black, the Vaquero will challenge any outlaw bagger to a gunfight. (BUCKAROO: Derived from the word “Vaquero”; in Spanish, the letters B and V are both pronounced “B”) At a price point of $16,799 MSRP the fixed-fairing Vaquero ...

Read More »

FXR Rally and Bike Show

By BlackJack Nestled in the shadow of majestic Mount Rainier, and near the foothills of the Cascades, lies the small but bustling historic logging town of Enumclaw, home to Northwest Motorcycles & Service, a family owned and operated business that retains the classic, old school feel of a small town bike shop. Owners Brian and Kate Caddy are an energetic ...

Read More »

Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team Report: Ironman National Motocross

Multi-time champion Chad Reed grabs a holeshot on his Suzuki RM-Z450 and finishes inside the top ten Brea, CA (August 27, 2018) – The Autotrader/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team ventured to the Ironman National in Crawfordsville, Indiana, for the final round of the 2018 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. Mother Nature wreaked havoc on race day, dumping several inches of rain in ...

Read More »

2017 Rocky Point Rally Tips & FAQ

Rocky Point Motorcycle Rally Map

Now in its 17th year, the Rocky Point Rally in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora (aka Rocky Point) welcomes nearly 10,000 bikers from across the U.S., Mexico, and Canada each November for 4 days of fiesta, rides, music, and more on the shore of the Sea of Cortez. Donation registration, along with pro- ceeds from Rally events (bike show, poker run) go ...

Read More »

March 2013 Magazines Out Now!

Your Local FREE Motorcycle Magazine! The March issues of Quick Throttle Magazine are out now! Your FREE Guide to Local Motorcycle News & Events! Digital Magazines California Edition Southwest Edition Northwest Edition Motorcycle Event Calendars CA/SW Event Calendar NW Event Calendar Free Motorcycle Magazine, Motorcycles, Biker, Bikers

Read More »

February 2013 Magazines Out Now!

Your Local FREE Motorcycle Magazine! The February issues of Quick Throttle Magazine are out now! Your FREE Guide to Local Motorcycle News & Events! Digital Magazines California Edition Southwest Edition Northwest Edition Motorcycle Event Calendars CA/SW Event Calendar NW Event Calendar Free Motorcycle Magazine, Motorcycles, Biker, Bikers

Read More »