AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship Coming to Vintage Motorcycle Days
Ashland County Fairgrounds to host Round 7 of series
The AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship series stops at Ashland County Fairgrounds for Round 7 of the series on July 8 during AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days.
Fans will have the opportunity to watch the nation’s premiere vintage flat track racers battle on the historic half-mile course as part of AMA National Championship racing.
AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days is at the nearby Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio on July 7-9.
As an annual tradition, the Ashland Dinner Ride will offer motorcyclists a scenic 40-mile cruise from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, to the historic half-mile dirt track in Ashland, Ohio, to watch the racing action.
For a $35 donation to the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, participants in the ride will enjoy dinner at the track and then settle into reserved grandstand seats to relish the vintage dirt track races. Dinner ride participants also receive a pit pass to get a close-up look at the teams and racers.
Information on the AMA Vintage Dirt Track Grand Champion happening during AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days can be found at www.amavintagemotorcycledays.com/vintage-dirt-track-2017/.
For 2017, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, featuring Riders of Kawasaki, celebrates the riders and machines that have made Kawasaki motorcycles famous for more than five decades in America. In addition, the AMA affinity group for fans of Kawasaki — ROK, Powered by the AMA — also will be front and center throughout the event. AMA members who join the ROK, Powered by the AMA, receive special benefits from Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA, such as a 10 percent discount from all purchases at www.kawasaki.com. For more information, see www.kawasaki.com/rok/whoweare.
An annual fundraiser for the nonprofit AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, featuring Riders of Kawasaki, features vintage motorcycle racing, bike shows, seminars, demo rides, a swap meet with nearly 1,000 independent vendors and much more.
Tickets are available for purchase at www.amavintagemotorcycledays.com (click on “Tickets”) or at the gate. A weekend pass is $60, a single-day admission for Friday or Saturday is $40 and a single-day admission for Sunday is $35. Kids 12 and under get in free.
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