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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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2018 Racing Schedules

2018 schedules for AFT, NHRA, and AHMRA 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 Springfield, IL June ...

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Jarod Vanderkooi to ride Indian Scout FTR750 in American Flat Track Finals

Perris, Calif., Oct. 5— Heading into the American Flat Track Finals, Indian Motorcycle Racing today announced Twins rider Jarod Vanderkooi will race Brad Baker’s backup Indian Scout FTR750. The half-mile race in Perris, Calif. will be Vanderkooi’s first time running the Scout FTR750 this season. “Jared, Bryan and Brad have dominated for Indian Motorcycle all season,” said Vanderkooi. “As we ...

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Daytona TT to kick off 2018 American Flat Track season

Daytona Beach, Fla., Sept. 19—American Flat Track is pleased to announce its return to Daytona International Speedway’s legendary tri-oval for the second annual Daytona TT on Thursday, March 15, 2018.   Following the sport’s hugely successful debut event inside the world’s only motorsports stadium this past March, American Flat Track will be back under the lights in 2018. Fans attending ...

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Jared Mees takes the win and title in at Williams Grove Half-Mile

Mechanicsburg, Pa. Sept. 9—Jared Mees (No. 9 Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing Scout FTR750) put on another masterclass performance to take the win and clinch the American Flat Track AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines crown two races early at the Harley-Davidson Williams Grove Half-Mile presented by Appalachian Harley-Davidson.  After nearly a quarter-century absence, it was a welcome return to ...

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Jared Mees wins at the Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile II

Springfield, Ill., Sep. 3—Jared Mees continued his march toward the 2017 AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines crown in Sunday’s epic Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile II. It was win that may go down as Mees’ signature victory in a season which has been lined with them. The grandstands at the Illinois State Fairgrounds were packed once again as American Flat ...

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The American Flat Track battle resumes with Springfield Mile II and Springfield ST

Daytona Beach, Fla., Aug. 29—This weekend, American Flat Track heads to the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill., for the Labor Day weekend edition of the legendary Springfield Mile. It’s twice the action this year with the “Rising Stars” of the AFT Singles class sparring on the Short Track on Saturday, September 2, and the AFT Twins presented by Vance ...

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Henry Wiles stays perfect in Peoria

Peoria, Ill., Aug.  13—American Flat Track witnessed a coronation of sorts on Sunday, as the assembled fans and media joined in proclaiming Henry Wiles (No. 17 DPC Racing Kawasaki Ninja 650), “King Henry,” as he extended his reign over the Peoria TT to a nearly unthinkable 13 victories in succession.   Wiles’ 13th triumph at the Peoria Motorcycle Club moved ...

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Jared Mees unbeatable at the Black Hills Half-Mile

Rapid City, S.D., August 8—The rolling Jared Mees took another important step toward the 2017 American Flat Track championship with a victorious performance in Tuesday night’s Harley-Davidson Black Hills Half-Mile in Rapid City, South Dakota.   Mees systematically dismantled the competition around Black Hills Speedway aboard the No. 9 Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing Scout FTR750 not once, but twice, during ...

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