Tag Archives: American Flat Track

Rekluse Riders Win Both American Flat Track Class Championships

BOISE, Idaho – October 8, 2018 – The 2018 American Flat Track season wrapped up over the weekend with the Meadowlands Mile in East Rutherford, New Jersey. 2018 Twins Class Champion Jared Mees took home 2nd place, ending the 18-round season with 10 wins, 15 podiums, and a 93-point margin. This was Mees’ 5th championship, and second in a row. ...

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Indian Motorcycle’s FTR750 Finishes Top Five At Meadowlands Mile

Indian Motorcycle Wrecking Crew Rider Bryan Smith Wins 2018 AFT Season Finale, Jared Mees & Jeffrey Carver Jr. Finish 2-3 EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ. (October 9, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle Racing and the FTR750 swept the top five positions at the Meadowlands Mile, as Wrecking Crew rider Bryan Smith captured his third win of the 2018 season. Wrecking Crew rider and ...

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Jared Mees Wins Second Consecutive American Flat Track Championship Aboard His Indian Scout FTR750

Indian Wrecking Crew Rider Bryan Smith Secures First Win of 2018 As Indian’s Scout FTR750 Sweeps Top Eight at Springfield Mile II SPRINGFIELD, IL (SEPTEMBER 5, 2018) – In the 100th running of the legendary Springfield Mile, Jared Mees secured his fifth career Grand National Championship. His 2018 title marks back-to-back years as champion aboard his Indian Scout FTR750. In ...

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Scott Parker Named Grand Marshal for 100th Springfield Mile on September 2

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 24, 2018) – Nine-time AMA Grand National Champion Scott Parker, who notched an amazing 94 wins in his stellar career, has been named Grand Marshal of the 100th running of the Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile on September 2. “It’s always cool to be Grand Marshal,” said Parker, who won an amazing 14 AMA Nationals at Springfield, “and ...

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‘King Henry’ Wiles Reigns Again at Peoria TT

PEORIA, Ill. (August 18, 2018) – Long live the King of Peoria! “King Henry” Wiles (No. 17 Bandit Industries/Wilco Racing/Willy Built Kawasaki Ninja 650) extended his reign in Saturday’s 72nd annual Peoria TT presented by The Country Saloon by claiming an astonishing 14th consecutive victory in the prestigious and legendary race. Wiles was certainly forced to earn it on Saturday. ...

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‘King Henry’ Wiles Goes for Unprecedented 14th Straight Peoria TT Win this Saturday

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 15, 2018) – On Saturday, August 18, American Flat Track heads to central Illinois for the longest-running event in Grand National Championship history: the legendary – and 72nd annual – Peoria TT presented by Country Saloon. Just as they have since 1947, flat track fans will jam every hillside, nook and cranny of the Peoria Motorcycle ...

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Clarification on Class of ’79 Fund for Brad Baker

Brad Baker

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 26, 2018) – Yesterday, American Flat Track released a statement on behalf of Rookie Class of ’79 announcing its establishment of a charity fund to assist AFT competitor and Indian Motorcycle factory rider Brad Baker, who was injured during practice for the X Games competition on Sunday, July 22. Rookie Class of ’79 is American Flat ...

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Mees Hits Grand Slam at Sold-Out Harley-Davidson New York Short Track

WEEDSPORT, NY (July 8, 2018) – American Flat Track fans turned out in droves on Saturday night for the Harley-Davidson New York Short Track, packing the beautifully renovated Weedsport Speedway so tightly that the ticket office was forced to close down shortly after Opening Ceremonies. The massive crowd was rewarded in a major way, too, as reigning AFT Twins presented ...

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Jared Mees and Dan Bromley Better than OK at American Flat Track’s OKC Mile

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 17, 2018) – 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 Vance & Hines ...

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Hayden Gillim Steps Up To AFT Twins in 2018, Piloting Indian Scout FTR750 at Four Races in Latest Installment of Cycle World’s “Man In A Van With A Plan” Series

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (June 13, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle Racing today announced Cycle World’s“Man in a Van with a Plan,” Hayden Gillim, will race in four American Flat Track Twins events this season. Aboard the Indian Scout FTR750, Gillim will race at the Buffalo Chip TT (Aug. 5), Black Hills Half-Mile (Aug. 7), Peoria TT (Aug. 18) and Springfield Mile (Sept. 2). Gillim, the ...

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