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Slo Johnson in "Philly Throttle"
Slo Johnson Philly Throttle
Slo Johnson in "Philly Throttle" - © Discovery Channel
Slo Johnson from "Philly Throttle" stars in the Discovery Channel reality docu-series.

Slo Johnson (spelled without the "w") is a vintage Harley Davidson specialist, staple of Philly's rock scene and one of Liberty Vintage's most trusted mechanics. A product of the '60s who grew up glued to the sidelines of drag races and hot rod shows, Slo's vibe is comically part P-Funk, part Hendrix and part Eeyore from Winnie-the-Pooh.

As a teenager, Slo scored his first bike for an absolute steal at the price of $120. The only catch? It came in the form of a frame and five boxes of disassembled parts. Hooked instantly, Slo began flipping bikes all across the city and couldn't stop. Finally landing a gig at local bike shop in West Philly, he was serendipitously stationed next to a then-unknown grease monkey named Adam Cramer. That was 20 years ago and the two have been fast friends ever since — but not without their share of ups and downs. To Adam's dismay — but as his name implies — Slo works on Slo's time.


Where does Slo Johnson live? Find out here.

Current Residence: Philadelphia, PA

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