My 1980 Ironhead was completed two weeks before my first flat track race at the Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia, and we arrived there three days before the race, leaving plenty of time to fish and plenty of time for me to get my head ready. I don’t go in to anything just to do it; I’m competitive and need ...Read More »
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Daytona Beach, Fla., June 17—Defending Grand National Champion Jared Mees (No. 1 Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing SDI Scout FTR750) was at his level best on Saturday night as American Flat Track returned to Remington Park for the OKC Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle of Oklahoma City. While a packed house looked on in awe, the 2018 AFT Twins presented by ...Read More »
Mees, Baker, Bonsey, Carver Jr., Eslick, Smith, Texter and their motorcycles to take part Daytona Beach, Fla., June 13—The 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed, a 4-day-long celebration of motorsports history, design and technical achievement, and perhaps the most glamorous and anticipated motoring event of the year, is less than a month away—and American Flat Track will be there, showcasing some ...Read More »
Faith Ahlers and the Grizzly Race Team to circumnavigate the globe St. Michael, Minn., May 5–6—There doesn’t seem to be any better way to celebrate International Female Ride Day than Saturday’s launch party for Faith Ahlers, sponsored by Kuryakyn and Camacho and hosted by Bison Thunder Motorcycle located in St. Michael, Minnesota. Faith, riding an Indian Chieftain Dark Horse, is ...Read More »
Mees dominates demanding Indian Motorcycle Red Mile Lexington, KY, June 3—Any fleeting hopes that surfaced at last week’s Springfield Mile suggesting that reigning Grand National Champion Jared Mees might be vulnerable were promptly quashed Saturday at the Indian Motorcycle Red Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle of Lexington. Mees rode as if he were eager to immediately reconstruct his aura of ...Read More »
Jared Mees and Kenny Coolbeth finish 2-3 Springfield, Ill., May 28—It may have come a day later than originally planned due to Sunday’s weather postponement, but American Flat Track made good on its Memorial Day tradition. The world’s greatest dirt track motorcycle racers once again put on a spectacular show for the crowd who came back out to the Illinois ...Read More »
Sacramento, Calif., May 19—The fabled history of the Harley-Davidson Sacramento Mile presented by Cycle Gear saw another outstanding entry added to its annals on Saturday night at Cal Expo Fairgrounds, with three of American Flat Track’s all-time greats taking center stage. Following an initial feeling-out stage in which a handful of AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines competitors made ...Read More »
Indian Scout FTR750s secure second consecutive podium sweep Phoenix, Ariz., May 12—American Flat Track held its first Mile of the season on Saturday afternoon, and it was only natural that the rider ranked first in the 2018 AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines standings took center stage. While the big Miles have made their legend over the years as ...Read More »
Laconia, N.H., May 13—The United States Classic Racing Association, in conjunction with the Laconia Motorcycle Week Association, is excited to present the Tower Hill Climb in Weirs Beach, New Hampshire, on Tuesday, June 12, as part of the 95th annual Laconia Motorcycle Week, June 9-17, 2018. This unique event is an historical exhibition of the original Tower Street Hill Climb, ...Read More »
My name is Trevor Monn, and I’m a Harley Hooligan racer that lives in the small town of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. In 2016 flat track racing was something I had no background in or knowledge of. It was all new to me. I grew up racing amateur motocross on the east coast and in the winter we would travel and do ...Read More »