Tag Archives: 2019

July 2019 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the July 2019 issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we take a look at the brand-new Yamaha Star Eluder and we get to know Stacy McCleary of Stacy’s Garage. Plus, we visit the Motorcycle Rodeo Boogie, Cliff Castle Casino, Varysburg and we pay respects to our friend “Digger” Dave.   NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the July 2019 issue of ...

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ROAD TEST: 2019 Yamaha Star Eluder Review

Get Your Kicks on Route 62 By Koz Mraz In the dark battle of blacked out low profile street fighting motorcycles the Yamaha Star Eluder is a force to be reckoned with.  Whether you’re eluding the police or angry ex-wives this stealthy rocket ship may just be the hot ticket. This “Big, Black Bagger Class” takes a full size tourer, ...

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Eagle Leather hid and we Sought

There are several versions of the game, but Easter is a classic time. Eagle Leather takes it up a notch for all ages. By JD Gore and Jody Davison The wee hours on the Saturday, before Easter Sunday, Mike at Eagle Leather was secretly hiding his version of Easter eggs. There weren’t many, six total, but they were like a ...

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Dysfunctional Veterans: 2019 Blue Collar Build Off Champions

By Justin James Photos by Michael Hernandez. Model: Baylee Krisine Smith The 2019 Blue Collar Build Off brought some of the most talented custom motorcycle builders you’ve never heard of to Las Vegas and the Saddle Sore Ranch over the weekend of March 29-31. A total of 26 teams started the competition and eighteen made it to the finale. Of ...

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Klock Werks Unveils Limited Edition Artist Series Apparel for 2019

MITCHELL, SD – May 20, 2019 – Klock Werks is proud to announce their top-secret, limited edition Artist Series apparel line for 2019. Brian Klock, President and Visionary for Klock Werks, and his team worked for months developing an idea to celebrate motorcycling through art, and will announce the first artist in the series within the next week. “We commissioned ...

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Racing schedule announced for 2019 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, featuring Honda

Revolution classes added to hare scrambles, motocross competition PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Fans of motorcycle competition will have all the racing and trials they could ask for at 2019 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, featuring Honda, July 5-7 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Vintage and post-vintage competition will be held in hare scrambles, motocross, trials, flat track and road ...

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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 ...

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Two Podiums at VIR Expand’s Toni Elias’ MotoAmerica Superbike Lead

24-Point Lead for Elias After Three of Ten Rounds Brea, CA (May 6, 2019) – Yoshimura Suzuki Racing’s Toni Elias survived a challenging race weekend at VIRginia International Raceway. The 2017 MotoAmerica Superbike Champion ran strategically all event, earning a pair of rostrum finishes, a second on Saturday and third on Sunday. It paid off handsomely. Elias’ results, combined with ...

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Suzuki’s Alex Martin Caps Off Supercross Series with Strong Overall Finish

A solid showing for the JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing team during the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross season Brea, CA (May 6, 2019) – The JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team traveled to Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the final round of the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross Championship, and the last 250 East/West Showdown. RM-Z250 rider Alex Martin earned a hard-fought ...

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Abate of Washington Raises the Bar at Swap Meet

The Abate Swap Meet in Monroe, WA was a blockbuster event. From the people attending to the vendors, a success was in the making from the get go. By JD Gore and Jody Davison I checked the weather repeatedly all week and Jody confirmed every dreary report. Rain was in the forecast, and so to better protect our equipment we ...

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