Tag Archives: American Flat Track

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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American Flat Track Heads to England July 12-15 for 25th Anniversary of Goodwood Festival of Speed

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 13, 2018) – 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 of its amazing riders and machinery on the world’s stage.   ...

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Mees Back On Top, Dominates Demanding Indian Motorcycle Red Mile

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 3, 2018) – 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 invincibility aboard the No. 1 Indian Motorcycle ...

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Tune-In Alert! Catch Saturday’s Red Mile Live on FansChoice.tv at 3:30 pm ET (12:30 pm PT)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 1, 2018) – The second running of the ultra-fast Indian Motorcycle Red Mile presented by Indian of Lexington happens Saturday, race fans, with live-stream coverage beginning at 3:30 pm ET (12:30 pm PT) on FansChoice.tv. This one’s sure to be a nail-biter, so don’t miss it! How to Watch: NBCSN and FansChoice.tv are the official homes for coverage of American Flat Track. For the 2018 season, NBCSN’s ...

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Red-Hot Action Expected at Lexington’s Red Mile as American Flat Track Arrives in Kentucky for Round 8

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 31, 2018) – A lot can change in a year. Last year during this very week, American Flat Track was headed to the Indian Motorcycle Red Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle of Lexington with its defending Grand National Champion – Bryan Smith (No. 4 Indian Motorcycle Racing backed by Allstate Scout FTR750) – leading the charge and looking nearly unstoppable.   ...

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Bromley Wins AFT Springfield TT, Becomes First 2018 Repeat Winner

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 27, 2018) – Seven races into the 2018 American Flat Track season and the AFT Singles class finally has itself a repeat winner. New championship leader Dan Bromley (No. 62 KTM North America/Bromley Motorsports 450 SX-F) backed up his DAYTONA TT triumph in March with another masterful ride to claim victory in Saturday evening’s Springfield TT at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in ...

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Home Track Hero Jeffrey Carver Jr. Triumphant at Springfield Mile I

SPRINGFIELD, Il. (May 28, 2018) – 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 State Fairgrounds on Monday for the series’ crown jewel ...

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