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Article & Photos By: Chris Callen Photos By: Todd Williams Originally Published In The February 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine The stage was set, the hype had been made and the lights were on. The Super Hooligan races that we had all been hearing so much about were about to be underway. But wait, […]
MILWAUKEE (May 26, 2016) – A new-generation Harley-Davidson® flat-track motorcycle is ready to race. The Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle® Factory Team is unleashing the XG750R, its first all-new flat track race bike in 44 years, to battle in fierce, adrenaline-filled competition on dirt ovals across the U.S. The XG750R will make its official competition debut Sunday, […]
Mees Makes Podium and Trails Coolbeth by Five Points SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 30, 2015) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle® Wrecking Crew riders Kenny Coolbeth and Jared Mees lead the AMA Pro Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines flat track racing series following the 50th running of the Sacramento Mile at the Cal Expo on Saturday. Mees finished […]
ESPN Adds Adrenaline-Fueled Racing Discipline to 2015 lineup MILWAUKEE, (APRIL 14, 2015) – It’s official. A new motorcycle racing competition will throw dirt June 4 during the inaugural Harley-Davidson® Flat-Track Racing at ESPN’s X Games Austin. Harley-Davidson sponsored two flat-track exhibitions last year, and thousands of fans took to social media to express their excitement […]
S&S Cycle is proud to announce they have signed on as the Title Sponsor of the Western Motorcycle Drag Race Association’s (WMDRA) Iowa races at Eddyville Raceway Park in Oskaloosa, Iowa, July 24 and 25, 2015. This inaugural event, the S&S Cycle Proven Performance® Nationals, is destined to become a major destination attraction in the […]
So while Grease & Gears was at the Lonestar Rally and we did the interview with Alexis DeJoria! Check out what she tells Jack at the end of it!! Only for our show she said!!
Suburban Motors H-D Rider Takes Commanding Lead in XR Showdown Milwaukee (Sept. 15, 2013) – Aerostar Global/Suburban Motors H-D rider Steve Rapp rolled to a commanding fifth win of the season in the AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson series at New Jersey Motorsports Park as he edged closer to claiming the 2013 series championship […]
Krawiec Holds Seventh Position in NHRA Countdown to the Championship Photo By: Matt Polito CONCORD N.C. (September 15, 2013) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines rode a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle to the team’s first NHRA National event victory of the season at the Carlyle Tools NHRA Carolina Nationals presented by NAPA Auto […]
Who ever said that age is just a number is right. Tom Caldwell/OLD GUYS DO RULE RACING WINS at Hagerstown and sets new AMRA RECORDS Tom Caldwell is ramping up his program for 2013 and the data he’s gathering is starting to pay off for his new combination. At the AMRA Hagerstown, MD event, Caldwell […]
Valerie Thompson Joins “200 MPH Club” at Premier of Mojave Magnum Event Two-Time Land Speed Record Holder Sets Personal Best Top Speed of 209.5 mph (Scottsdale, AZ) – June 8, 2012 – Valerie Thompson, owner/driver of the Valerie Thompson Land Speed Racing Team, joined an elite group of “Mojave Magnum 200 MPH Club” members at […]
Hines Wins All-Harley Final at Pomona, Krawiec Claims His Second Crown Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec is the 2011 NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle world champion. Krawiec clinched the title with a second-round win at the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway that eliminated Lucas Oil Buell rider Hector Arana Jr., the only […]
Well now you can! Speedway racing is in the heart of Vegas. Brought to life by Gene Woods a former speedway racer himself. Speedway racing is very popular in Europe and is slowly catching on here. So Gene Woods felt that there needed to be a venue to cater to the growing need. People would […]
Rally TV caught up with Michelle Dell the owner of Hogs & Heifers. She talks about what kind of girls she looks for.
Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec retained his lead in the NHRA Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship, winning one round of eliminations at the rain-delayed Auto-Plus® NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. The Pro Stock Motorcycle class ran one round on Sunday, and then continued racing on Monday. Krawiec won on Sunday, defeating Shawn Gann on […]
There has been a recent deterioration of the Bonneville Salt Flats due to salt brine removal from potash mining. A Coalition has been formed to preserve and replenish the salt flats. This coalition “Save the Salt” has also teamed up with SEMA, they are trying to help as much as possible. They are both working […]
EBR is now an official player in the world motorcycle market. In case you are wondering the EBR stands for Erik Buell Racing and while we had all considered this to only be a racing venture for Erik since the decision to close his company under Harley-Davidson, it is in fact a new motorcycle company […]
Aaron Wilson, of NRHS V-Twin Performance, returned to the Bonneville Salt Flats near Wendover, UT for the 2010 Bonneville World Finals. Aaron finally broke the 200 mph limit with a top speed of 203.497 mph and set a new 2-way average speed record of 195.264 mph in the 1650cc A-PF class. Aaron’s motorcycle competing at […]
Just got off the phone with Matt Olsen from Carl’s Cycle Supply and he’s had a hard day preparing for the launch in Kitty Hawk. Apparently getting his own motorcycle sorted out wasn’t enough of a challenge so Matt took some today to help a friend with a Pope motorcycle get his clutch fixed.
Stop the presses! Through a sponsorship deal with Indian Motorcycles Of Chicago, Rob Keller will be piloting a new Indian Chief Vintage in the Hoka Hey Challenge. In addition to the sponsorship, IMOC will be providing live GPS locators to Rob Keller on the Chief and Chris Callen on the Harley-Davidson. You will be able […]
James "the Rocket" Rispoli is pleased to announce sponsorship support from Spectro Performance Oils for the 2010 season. The young gun from Attica , NY turned pro in 2009 and finished 2nd overall in the inaugural AMA Pro Singles Flattrack Championship. He also ran his first select AMA Pro Supersport races achieving a couple of […]
AMA National #65 Cory Texter is pleased to announce a partnership with Spectro Oils for the upcoming 2010 flat track race season. Spectro brand products, manufactured and marketed by Intercontinental Lubricants Corp, has been dedicated to providing “a full range of fully-synthetic, semi-synthetic, and petroleum lubricants for all classes of ‘powersports’ engine and transmission applications” […]
Jay Allen and the Broken Spoke Racing team were humbled by El Mirage field. Jay tried numerous times to surpass the official land speed record for the AMA Nationals on his stripped down 98 Big Bore FXR in the 3000 cc class. Jay believes with better foot placement and a few modifications he can grab […]
Photo by Wildman Callen Congrats to Chris Carr and his BUB racing team for breaking another land speed record. His record speed was clocked in at 372 mph exit speed. To read more on the event, go here.
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Two-time land speed record holder, Team Marines Racing member and current NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racer Valerie Thompson has partnered with Palmer and Associates and Mr. D’s Sports Bar and Grill in Las Vegas to attempt what would be Thompson’s third Land Speed Record.Thompson, of Scottsdale, Ariz., will pilot Wink Eller’s “Spirit of Cliff […]
Photo by Wilman After setting new attendance records at the Broken Spoke Saloons in Sturgis, Jay Allen headed to Bonneville to continue his winning streak. Jay Allen and the Broken Spoke Racing Team defeated two past world record speeds this year at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The beginning of the week was spent fine-tuning and […]
D&D Performance Enterprises’ Open Pipe Team was on the gas at the opening round of the 2009 AMA Pro Grand National Twins Championship at the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association’s Springfield Mile. The Captain, Chris Carr of Chris Carr Racing, piloted his XR750 equipped with a dyno-tuned D&D custom pipe to a podium and a thrilling […]
Front Row Starter Eslick Recovers for 13th Shawn Higbee made an incredible and unexpected run from a 16th place start to a fifth place finish in the 68th running of the Daytona 200 Friday night at Daytona International Speedway with a Buell 1125R that was virtually built from the ground up in the Speedway garages […]
Hal’s H-D/Buell/Hal’s Speed Shop rider Dan Bilansky rode a Buell XB12R to win the Thunderbike National at the first round of the 2009 ASRA Michelin Pro Series at Daytona International Speedway. Bilansky executed a perfect last-lap drafting pass of the defending Thunderbike champion, BMW of Atlanta rider Nate Kern, to take the win.
Team to Debut New Four-Valve/Overhead Cam V-Twin Engine for 2009 Season The Screamin’ Eagle® / Vance & Hines team brings a tradition of championship-winning performance to the Pro Stock Motorcycle division of the 2009 National Hot Rod Association® Full Throttle Drag Racing Series. In 2008 the Screamin’ Eagle / Vance & Hines team earned its […]
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Screamin’ Eagle Rider Heads to NHRA Finals 19 Points Away from Championship LAS VEGAS (Nov. 2, 2008) – Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec defeated series points leader Matt Smith in the third round of the ACDelco Las Vegas NHRA Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and lies just 19 points out of first […]
Cliff Gullet,47, of Bozeman, Mont. died Wednesday , doing what he loved. He passed away as the result of an accident that happened when he was trying to qualify. Cliff was the owner of Team Bozeman and had already set numerous land speed records last week. He was attempting to be the first 500cc Streamliner […]
Dave Iversen, of El Cajon California, spent the winter months of ‘08 putting together a 1938 Harley Davidson Knucklehead, purpose built for Landspeed racing. It’s powered by an engine built with stock 74” Harley Davidson flywheels and standard bore cylinders. The 1200cc Knucklehead competes in the 1350cc class. From the frame up, Iversen fabricated each […]