Tag Archives: 2012

2012 1st Annual Red Horse Rally

The 1st Annual Red Horse Rally: The Party that Almost Wasn’t! By BlackJack Less than a week before the Red Horse Diner was to hold their 1st Annual Red Horse Rally, the Taylor Bridge Wildfire broke out between Cle Elum and Ellensburg. The fires came dangerously close during the week leading up to the event, and for a few days ...

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Too Broke For Sturgis 2012

Too Broke For Sturgis 2012 (Too Stuck In The Mud) Story by: Digger Dave, Photos: Digger Dave, Annie Cooper, Johnny Crash, Geneva Rhodes       This is my favorite Arizona run of the year, everybody gets to meet up with friends from the previous years, camp out, catch up on what’s new and of course party till we drop. Friends from Cali, ...

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Spring Street Vibrations: Sparks & Thunder in Northern Nevada

Spring Street Vibrations: Sparks & Thunder in Northern Nevada STORY BY RANDY TWELLS; PHOTOS BY RT & CONTRIBUTORS* June 1-3 in Sparks, Reno and Virginia City. Once again, we hit the highway for Northern Nevada. up the 395 corridor through the Eastern Sierra. I stop continually to shoot pictures along the road, how can I not? Mt. Whitney and its ...

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2012 Laughlin – A River Runs Through It and We Keep Rollin’

By Randy Twells •  Pics by George “Rusty” Childress, Randy Twells and Contributors A River Runs Through It and We Keep Rollin’ River Run Turns the Big 3-0 April 25-29, 2012, Laughlin, NV– The mighty Colorado—a giant that never sleeps, never stops– the lifeblood of this vast expanse of sand, rock, sagebrush and desert life.  And 30 years running, we ...

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ROAD TEST: 2012 Harley-Davidson Softail Slim Review

Low In Calories, High In Octane: 2012 Harley-Davidson Slim Story: Gary Koz Mraz, Photos: Ron Sinoy Jenny Craig put Softail on a diet and called it “Slim”. With a scaled down narrow rear tire, chopped fender and simple combination stop/turn/tail lights and a side-mounted license plate, Slim deserves its name. From its trimmed front fender to its narrow rear end, ...

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ROAD TEST: 2012 Harley-Davidson’s Sporty 72 Review

By Gary Koz Mrax, Photos by Ron Sindy We gathered at Cook’s Corner in Orange County for the reveal of Harley-Davidson’s two new motorcycles, The Sportster 72 and the Softail Slim (we’ll fill ya in next month on the Slim).  The Seventy-Two is a respectful nod to an era when the cool kids rode a Sting-Ray and the big boys ...

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Southwest Edition – January 2012

Quick Throttle Magazine Southwest Edition – January 2012 Victory Toys for Tots Run Music To My Ears: H-D Electra Glide Ultra Classic Ltd The Starting Gate Rocky Point Rally 2012 Victory Plays Hardball Riding for Research High Seas Rally 2012 Women Who Ride American Heat Ridenow Invades Firebird A Special Secret Santa A Southwest Christmas

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Road Test – 2012 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Ultra Classic Limited Review: Music to My Ears

By Gary Koz Mraz In the orchestral arrangement of Harley Davidson motorcycles the Ultra Classic Electra Glide Limited crescendos as the finely tuned instrument of touring enthusiasts.  A deep exhaust note resonates providing a melody that sets the standard for long distance touring comfort and convenience.  A four speaker, 80-watt Harmon/Kardon Advanced audio system is loud and clear even at ...

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