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American Flat Track Community Mourns The Loss Of Nicky Hayden

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 22, 2017) – 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 […]

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Harley-Davidson Support Class Added To The Springfield Mile

Up-and-coming riders get the opportunity to race the legendary Mile track with $5000 purse up for grabs SPRINGFIELD, ILL. (April 19, 2017) – 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 […]

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Indian Motorcycle: Making Legends on the Track!

Story by Leah Misch Photos compliments of Indian Motorcycles Indian Motorcycle released the Scout FTR750 at Sturgis, made its victorious race debut at AFT’s Daytona TT, and owned the podium on Saturday’s Atlanta Short Track race. The Wrecking Crew The new Indian Wrecking Crew—Jared Mees, Bryan Smith, and Brad Baker—are legends in the making after […]

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Jared Mees: “I’m in a good place right now…”

Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing’s Jared Mees went into 2017 hell-bent on getting his number-one plate back. And he’s made a good start with two very impressive back-to-back wins – a dominant run at the inaugural Daytona TT and a scrap for victory at the Atlanta Short Track. Those results weren’t only impressive but they made […]

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American Flat Track names Husqvarna Motorcycles as Official Motorcycle of AFT Singles

Husqvarna Motorcycles posts largest contingency package in series history for the Singles class DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 16, 2017) – American Flat Track is proud to announce a new partnership naming Husqvarna Motorcycles as the Official Motorcycle of AFT Singles for the 2017 season. To show support for American Flat Track’s class for up-and-coming talent, […]

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Get Ready For Racing! American Flat Track Series Explodes in 2017

As you fill in your calendar for 2017 make sure to note the dates of American Flat Track racing – the hottest two-wheeled racing you’ll encounter in 2017. AMA Pro Racing rebranded the American Flat Track (AFT) series – formerly known as AMA Pro Flat Track – late last fall and the 2017 schedule includes additional race events, […]

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AMA Pro Racing and Dunlop Motorcycle Tires announce three-year partnership for American Flat Track

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 12, 2016) – AMA Pro Racing and Dunlop Motorcycle Tires are excited to announce a renewed, multi-year partnership with the recently-rebranded American Flat Track series. Dunlop will hold the exclusive category rights as Official Motorcycle Tire Supplier for the series and will extend their support into the marketing, competition and broadcast […]

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Marquez and Brindley top time charts in Superprestigio test

American Flat Track’s Baker sits third in Open class FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARCELONA (Dec. 16, 2016) – Two names topped the list in today’s Superprestigio test day at Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi, neither of which was American Flat Track’s Brad Baker. Rather, it was three-time, defending MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez topping the field in the Superprestigio […]

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