AFT Ready to Rock at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 31, 2019) – Following a short layoff to rest and reload, American Flat Track is set to kick off an intense six-week, eight-event run starting with this weekend’sBuffalo Chip TT presented by Indian Motorcycle in Sturgis, S.D., on Sunday, August 4. A relatively recent addition to the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the Buffalo Chip TT has already […]

Harley-Davidson Revs Up at Sturgis; Builds New Headquarters

MILWAUKEE (July 30, 2019) – As the official motorcycle sponsor of the 79th Annual Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™, Harley-Davidson Motor Company welcomes all motorcycle riders and fans to the beautiful Black Hills region of South Dakota for the largest motorcycle rally in the United States. Harley-Davidson will host activities starting August 3rd through August 10th at […]

Harley-Davidson Named an Official OEM Partner of American Flat Track for 2019

American Flat Track and Harley-Davidson will continue their long-standing partnership for 2019. Previously the Official Motorcycle of the AFT Twins class, the American motorcycle icon will now join AFT’s existing family of partners as an Official OEM Partner of American Flat Track. “Harley-Davidson has supported the sport of American Flat Track for decades,” said Michael Lock, CEO of […]

Briar Bauman Wins 2019 American Flat Track Season Opener at Daytona TT

Indian Motorcycle Racing opened up the 2019 American Flat Track (AFT) season with a first-place finish at the Daytona TT during last week’s Daytona Bike Week festivities. Briar Bauman, in his Indian Motorcycle debut, took home the top-podium finish aboard his FTR750. The AFT opener featured plenty of high-stakes drama, with Bauman taking an early […]

American Flat Track Season Finale in NYC Metro

American Flat Track may have just recently crowned national champions in its AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines and AFT Singles classes – Jared Mees and Dan Bromley, respectively – but the series finale at the MetLife Sports Complex raceway in East Rutherford, NJ (next to where the Giants and Jets play) is sure […]

American Flat Track Heads to England July 12-15

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 […]

Russ Brown Blog: Jared Mees Continues Winning Streak

Johnny Kilmore has the full wrap up on the Sacramento Mile over at the Russ Brown Blog. He recaps the professional races, yes, but also delves into the history of the Sacramento Mile and dishes on the invitational races that included pre-war handshifters and post-war Harleys. Here’s an excerpt on Mees’ utter dominance on the […]

Jared Mees Disqualified for Chemically Altered Tire

Following an American Flat Track post-event tire sampling from the Atlanta Short Track held April 8, 2018, at Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia, AFT Twins competitor Jared Mees on the #1 machine has been disqualified for using a chemically altered tire. Four tire samples from four different machines were taken after the Main Event in […]

AFT Bolsters Management Team with New Members

With an amazingly successful 2017 racing season behind it and the promise of more intense action, event popularity and dirt track growth for 2018, American Flat Track has bolstered its communication and event promotion efforts with key hires. Longtime motojournalist, racer and industry insider Mitch Boehm has been named Communications Director, effective immediately, while motorsports […]

Jared Mees Wins AFT Finale at Perris, Sets Podium Record

Brandon Price wins the battle, Kolby Carlile wins the war to take first AFT Singles title 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 Motorcycle. In an AFT Twins presented […]