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H-D debuts Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb at 2018 X Games

Milwaukee, Jan. 18—In an X Games first, Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb will make its debut at X Games Aspen as a medaled event alongside ski, snowboard and other action-sports competitions. The new medal sport will close out X Games Aspen 2018, which airs January 25-28 on ESPN and ABC. In the Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb, riders will race modified twin-cylinder ...

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Dixie Speedway to host American Flat Track

Daytona Beach, Fla., Dec. 22—The red clay of legendary Dixie Speedway will be flying once again on April, 7, 2018, when race number two of American Flat Track’s 2018 season—the Harley-Davidson Atlanta Short Track presented by Hellbender Harley-Davidson – returns for the second year in a row to the three-eighth-mile Woodstock, Georgia, venue.  After a layoff since 1974, American Flat Track ...

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Vance & Hines signs two-year agreement with American Flat Track

Daytona Beach, Fla., Dec. 18—Longtime AFT partner Vance & Hines has agreed to a sizable and significant two-year sponsorship renewal with American Flat Track for the 2018 and 2019 seasons. The deal makes Vance & Hines once again the Presenting Sponsor of the AFT Twins class for 2018 and 2019. It also names Vance & Hines the Official Exhaust Partner ...

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Daytona TT Track gets redesign for 2018

Daytona Beach, Fla., Dec. 11—Thanks to a thorough track redesign made possible by utilizing the NASCAR pit road at Daytona International Speedway as part of the racing surface, the 2018 Daytona TT race track will be bigger, better and significantly faster when American Flat Track launches the 2018 season on March 15, 2018. By extending the track design from the ...

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Harley-Davidson posts largest contingency in AFT History

$562,500 up for grabs by riders on XG750R and XR750 Daytona Beach, Fla., Dec. 5— Harley-Davidson announced today its 2018 American Flat Track Contingency Program totaling $562,500—the largest contingency posting in the 65-year history of the sport. The contingency payouts are available exclusively to privateer riders mounted on either Harley-Davidson XG750R or XR750 machines. A total of $31,250 will be ...

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Indoor Flat Track returns to Twin Cities

Indoor Flat Track making a bold return to Minneapolis at Lee & Rose Warner Coliseum in March. Saint Paul, Minn., Dec. 5—The largest custom bike and car show in the Midwest, the Donnie Smith Show— Midwest Extravaganza, Bike, Car and Tattoo Expo, is bringing authentic Indoor Flat Track motorcycle racing back to the Twin Cities, where the roots of the ...

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2018 Racing Schedules

2018 schedules for flat track, drag racing, hillclimb and more. 2018 AMERICAN FLAT TRACK SCHEDULE  March 15 Daytona TT Daytona Beach, FL April 7 Atlanta Short Track Woodstock, GA April 28 Texas Half Mile Fort Worth, GA May 5 Calistoga Half-Mile Calistoga, CA May 12 Arizona Mile Phoenix, AZ May 19 Sacramento Mile Sacramento, CA May 27* Springfield Mile I ...

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Hines wins all-Harley Pro Stock final at Pomona

Pomona, Calif., Nov. 12—Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines defeated teammate Ed Krawiec in an all-Harley-Davidson Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway for his first final round win of the 2017 season. Hines rode a Harley-Davidson Street Rod competition motorcycle to reach his 48th career win and move up to ...

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Harley-Davidson Street Rod takes Krawiec to seventh win of the season

Las Vegas, Nev., Oct. 29—Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec took a big step closer to securing the 2017 NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle championship with a final-round win at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Krawiec can clinch his fourth NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle championship by qualifying for the elimination rounds at ...

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American Flat Track names Sturgis Buffalo Chip Best Event of 2017

Sturgis, S.D., Oct. 11—American Flat Track presented the Sturgis Buffalo Chip with a major new “Best Event of the Year” Award Sunday evening at the organization’s annual award banquet held in Temecula, California. A monumental partnership between American Flat Track and the Sturgis Buffalo Chip resulted in the epic, award-winning Buffalo Chip TT presented by Indian Motorcycle. The event electrified ...

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