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American Flat Track Names Sturgis Buffalo Chip Best Event of 2017

The prestigious new award was presented to Buffalo Chip owner Rod Woodruff at the Temecula, CA banquet Sunday evening. STURGIS, S.D. (Oct. 11, 2017) – 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, CA. A […]

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Jared Mees ends season on top at the Cycle Gear American Flat Track Finals presented by Indian Motorcycle

Brandon Price wins the battle, Kolby Carlile wins the war to take first AFT Singles title PERRIS, Calif. (October 7, 2017) – Grand National Champion Jared Mees put an exclamation point on his epic 2017 American Flat Track season with one last flawless performance at the Cycle Gear American Flat Track Finals presented by Indian […]

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American Flat Track will return to the northeastern U.S. with two great events in 2018

Williams Grove Half-Mile returns on September 8; New York Short Track at an all-new venue set for July 14. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 3, 2017) – American Flat Track is pleased to confirm two events in the northeastern U.S. as part of the 2018 schedule. New for the series, the New York Short Track will […]

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KRAWIEC WINS ALL-HARLEY STREET ROD NHRA FINAL AT CHARLOTTE

Krawiec Takes Points Lead after Finals Face-Off with Teammate Hines CONCORD, N.C. (September 17, 2017) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec leads the NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoffs after winning the Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway. In an all-Harley final round, Krawiec defeated his […]

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Buffalo Chip TT American Flat Track Race Airs on NBC Sports Network Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. MDT

It’s been a little over a month since the nation’s top racing athletes went handlebar to handlebar around the brand new track in the Buffalo Chip amphitheater during the inaugural Sturgis Buffalo Chip TT American Flat Track Races.   Whether you were there on Aug. 6 to see it for yourself, or weren’t able to […]

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2018 Buffalo Chip Headliner Announcement

It’s hard to imagine The Best Party Anywhere® could get any bigger, badder or more fun when… 2017 GAVE YOU MORE THAN EVER BEFORE! Championship Racing, Daily Bike Shows, World Record Stunts, Huge Concerts. But if you thought after all that we’d be ready for a break… THINK AGAIN! THE FIRST BAND ANNOUNCEMENT FOR 2018 […]

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American Flat Track mourns the loss of Barry Boone

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 11, 2017) – The American Flat Track community is deeply saddened by the passing of Barry Boone, legendary race announcer, longtime motorcyclist and motorcycle racing enthusiast. A third-generation motorcyclist, Boone was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, a city with deep roots in racing. His passion for the sport was unmatched, and his […]

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Jared Mees Upsets Bryan Smith at the Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile II

Mees moves closer to sealing the deal on his fourth American Flat Track premier-class championship SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 3, 2017) – 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 […]

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