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Harley-Davidson presents Thursday night double-header live from X Games

Milwaukee, July 11— Harley-Davidson offers fans double the X Games racing action this Thursday, July 13, with a Facebook Live stream of Harley Hooligan flat track racing at 7:30 p.m. EDT via Facebook Live, followed by Harley-Davidson Flat Track Racing at 9 p.m. EDT broadcast live on ESPN. “Showcasing the always-exciting amateur Hooligan racing via Facebook Live will take our partnership with ESPN ...

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American Flat Track rolls on to Rolling Wheels Raceway Park

Daytona Beach, Fla., July 5—Now that the fireworks have cooled off from America’s Independence Day celebrations, the world’s top dirt track motorcycle racers are set to create some fireworks of their own in upstate New York. On Saturday, July 8, Rolling Wheels Raceway Park will play host to the 10th round of the 2017 American Flat Track championship. This year’s ...

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American Flat Track heads to Lima

Daytona Beach, Fla., June 21—This weekend, American Flat Track arrives in Lima, Ohio for the Lima Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle, on June 24. One of the fan-favorite events on the calendar, the series can count on a huge gathering of loyal and knowledgeable fans to turn out for the Lima Half-Mile and provide a spectacular atmosphere at the Allen ...

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Indian Motorcycle remains undefeated through eight races

Oklahoma City, Okla., June 19—Indian Motorcycle Racing and the Scout FTR750 captured its fourth sweep of the season at the OKC Mile held at Remington Park to remain undefeated through eight races. Jared Mees (No.9) came-from-behind on the penultimate lap to pass Wrecking Crew teammate Brad Baker, who had directed a seemingly insurmountable lead during the main event. The win was ...

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Jared Mees takes second straight win at the OKC Mile

Oklahoma City, Okla., June 17—American Flat Track’s return visit to the OKC Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, lived up to every bit of the hype on Saturday night at Remington Park.   Despite being presented with every opportunity to ease up in the intense heat and accept a safe runner-up result to claim sole possession of ...

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American Flat Track community mourns the loss of Nicky Hayden

Daytona Beach, Fla., May 22—The American Flat Track community is left in mourning following the tragic passing of American motorcycle racing legend Nicky Hayden and sends heartfelt condolences to the Hayden family. Nicky’s breakout year came in 1999, when he took home his first victory in the Grand National Championship at the Hagerstown Half-Mile and was bestowed American Flat Track ...

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American Flat Track bound for the Sacramento Mile

American Flat Track, Tom Stein

Daytona Beach, Fla., May 18—American Flat Track is approaching Turn 2 on its dash around four Miles in four weeks as the series heads to the Harley-Davidson Sacramento Mile presented by Cycle Gear at the Cal Expo Fairgrounds in Sacramento, California, on May 20.   Located in one of flat track’s traditional hotbeds, the Sacto Mile is rich with Grand ...

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American Flat Track heads west for the Law Tigers Arizona Mile

  Daytona Beach, Fla., May 11—After a five-week break, American Flat Track returns with four straight Miles. Kicking off the month of action on the big tracks is the Law Tigers Arizona Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle at Turf Paradise in Phoenix, Ariz., on May 13.   Picking up where they left off at the Charlotte Half-Mile, the battle for ...

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Harley-Davidson support class added to the Springfield Mile

Springfield, Ill., April 19— Kiesow Racing is pleased to announce the addition of a Harley-Davidson support class for round 6 of the American Flat Track series at the Illinois State Fairgrounds on Sunday, May 28. The support class will provide up-and-coming talent from the AFT Singles class with a chance to ride the legendary Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile on the most ...

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American Flat Track—Daytona TT

Daytona Beach, Fla., Mar. 16—Daytona Bike Week began with a motorcycle race. But before the first Daytona 200 in 1937, beginning in the 1920s, motorcycles had migrated off the dangerous and deadly wooden board tracks they’d inherited from bicycle racing and moved to safer and more accessible dirt tracks. Small towns, rural communities, and even big cities were carving oval ...

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