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AMA Land Speed Grand Championship scheduled for August

Iconic event slated to return to Bonneville Speedway   Pickerington, Ohio—The AMA Land Speed Grand Championship returns to the Bonneville Speedway near Wendover, Utah, on Aug. 25-30, offering ambitious competitors a shot at setting world records and capturing AMA National No. 1 plates. Also known as the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, the event features both American and international amateur land ...

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Mees strikes again at Atlanta short track

Carver takes third aboard H-D XR750 Daytona Beach, Fla., Apr. 8—The action leading up to Saturday night’s scheduled American Flat Track Main Event at the Harley-Davidson Atlanta Short Track presented by Hellbender Harley-Davidson pointed squarely to a wild, unpredictable affair with any of a dozen riders in with a realistic shot at the win. Instead, Mother Nature swept through with ...

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AFT introduces new Production Twins Class

AFT Production Twins class adds excitement to H-D Springfield Mile  Daytona Beach, Fla., Apr. 2—American Flat Track will introduce the AFT Production Twins support class at this year’s Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile I and II events on May 26 and September 1, respectively. At both events, the world’s fastest dirt track motorcycle racers will headline in the AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines class. The new ...

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Indian Motorcycle Racing and Jared Mees win 2018 AFT season opener

Jared Mees wins 2018 season opener at Daytaon TT

Reigning 2017 AFT champion repeats in Daytona Daytona Beach, Fla., Mar. 16—Indian Motorcycle Racing and reigning 2017 American Flat Track Champion Jared Mees, aboard his Scout FTR750, repeat with another win at the Daytona TT. Along with Mees, a total of five Indian Scout FTR750 riders finished inside the top 10, including Brad Baker, Kenny Coolbeth Jr., Bryan Smith and ...

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Jack Daniel’s Limited Edition Indian Scout Bobber sells out in 10 minutes!

Firefighters and EMS first responders can still win #001 Minneapolis, Minn., Mar. 14—Indian Motorcycle and Jack Daniel’s, along with Klock Werks Kustom Cycles, announced the 2018 Jack Daniel’s Limited Edition Indian Scout Bobber reached pre-order capacity. Indian Motorcycle dealers began accepting orders on March 13 at 12 p.m. EST, but were soon sold out in less than 10 minutes. Bike ...

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2018 Daytona TT Preview

2018 Daytona TT Preview

The 2018 AFT season has arrived, and everyone has a plan Daytona Beach, Fla., Mar. 13—Following months of build-up, the 2018 American Flat Track season opener is at last just days away with the impending arrival of Thursday, March 15’s Bigger, Better, and Faster Harley-Davidson TT presented by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys at Daytona. The questions this year, and at ...

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Triple Threat Bubba Blackwell to Jump, Flag, and Talk His Way Through DAYTONA TT

Bubba Blackwell

New AFT Flagman to jump 14 GMC pickups at DAYTONA TT Daytona Beach, Fla., Mar. 12—American Flat Track (AFT) and Bubba Blackwell are going to extreme lengths—the length of 14 GMC Canyon pickup trucks lined up side by side, to be precise— to ensure the season-opening Harley-Davidson TT presented by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys at DAYTONA is nothing less than unforgettable. That’s ...

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Harley-Davidson enters second year as official motorcycle of AFT Twins

American Flat Track

Daytona Beach, Fla., Mar. 8—American Flat Track and Harley-Davidson Motor Company are excited to announce details of their 2018 sponsorship and enhancements to their coordinated marketing efforts. Through the strategic alliance, the companies will drive interest in motorcycling through experiential marketing activations around American Flat Track events while continuing to attract a new, younger demographic through broadcast and digital media initiatives. American Flat ...

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Indian Motorcycle to sponsor four 2018 AFT events

Daytona Beach, Fla., March 5—Indian Motorcycle’s return to major competition following a 65-year hiatus last season proved not only a successful endeavor, but one of historic domination. For 2018, the Minnesota-based marque is planning another strong commitment to American Flat Track. Indian Motorcycle will serve as the event entitlement sponsor for four AFT events on the 2018 slate. Featured prominently ...

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