Tag Archives: Road Glide

ROAD TEST: 2019 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide 117 Review

By Gary Mraz Photos by Mike Cupp In 1979 the “Tour Glide,” Harley-Davidson’s first fixed-fairing motorcycle was introduced with only nineteen made that year. The following year Harley produced 4,480 of these bikes.  In 1998 the Tour Glide became the FLTR Road Glide, using the same frame and motor assembly as the Electra Glide but with a completely redesigned “Shark Nose” fairing.  Aerodynamically refined in 2016, ...

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ROAD TEST: 2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Review

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Standard Story and Photos by Koz Mraz The Road Glide, one of Harley’s most controversial motorcycles was introduced as the “Tour Glide’’’ in the 1979 with only 19 FLT’s produced that year. Different than any H-D models before, in that it had a fixed fairing that was attached to the frame and did not move with ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine California Edition – May 2017

Table of Contents – May 2017 03 – Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach 05 – New Products 07 – Too Broke for Bike Week 08 – Ride & Event Calendar 12 – Tailgunner Dillon Aero 15 – Daytona Bike Week II 18 – Eaglerider 20 – Road Glide: Love it or leave it 24 – Riding for the Long ...

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ROAD TEST: 2016 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide Ultra Review

Story and Photos: Koz Mraz Harley’s collection of limited-production Custom Vehicle Operations (CVO) models, aka “big wheels, big paint, big motors, big price” with factory warranties for 2016 are the CVO Limited, CVO Road Glide Ultra and CVO Street Glide. Harley says that owners of its Road Glide and Road Glide Special models ride the most miles per year of ...

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Road Glide Reborn: 2015 Road Glide Standard

By Gary Koz Mraz Ode to Road Glide: Introduced in 1979 as the Harley-Davidson Tour Glide, this infamous shark nosed motorcycle officially transformed into the “Road Glide” in 1998. Harley’s only frame-mounted faring motorcycle stirred mixed emotions. As the bagger craze exploded, the Road Glide became the custom bagger of choice and remains so to this day. Mothballed by Harley-Davidson ...

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2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back

Two All-New Models Flaunt Massive Bad Attitude and Mile-Devouring Function MILWAUKEE (August 1, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® (NYSE:HOG) has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back. Weeks before the ...

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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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Midwest Edition – June 2009

Quick Throttle Magazine Midwest Edition – June 2009   Women Who Ride A Farewell Lap H-D Road Glide Page 2 QT of the Month Old Timers Corner Cool School

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Northwest Edition – June 2009

Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – June 2009   LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER Thunder in the Garden OLD TIMER’S CORNER A Farewell Lap to the H-D Road Glide Page 2 Hanging out with the Time Bandit Crew Page 2

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Rocky Mountain Edition – June 2009

Quick Throttle Magazine Rocky Mountain Edition – June 2009   In Memory of Gregory Wayne Robinson QT of the Month Women Who Ride  Farewell Lap to the H-D Road Glide Page 2 Victory Kingpin Evil Twin Page 2

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