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Harley-Davidson and Vance & Hines Continue to Dominate

SONOMA, CALIFORNIA (July 29, 2012) - Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines riders Eddie Krawiec and Andrew Hines made it an all Harley-Davidson final round for the second weekend in a row at the NHRA Sonoma Nationals in Sonoma California. Eddie Krawiec rode his Screamin’ Eagle Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson V-Rod to the win over his teammate [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Earns a Home-Town Win at Englishtown

ENGLISHTOWN, NJ (June 4, 2012) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec rode a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle to an emotional Pro Stock Motorcycle class win at the 43rd annual Toyota NHRA SuperNationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. A native of the area and the former manager of the racetrack, Krawiec had never [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Rides Harley V-Rod to NHRA Victory at Atlanta

COMMERCE, GA (May 6, 2012) -The Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines team remains undefeated in 2012 as rider Ed Krawiec won his second NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle event of the season and regained the series points lead at the 32nd Annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Krawiec, the defending Pro Stock [...] Continue reading

Hines Rides Harley V-Rod to Hole-Shot NHRA Win at Houston

BAYTOWN, TX (April 29, 2012) - A perfect reaction time at the starting line earned Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines a 0.0077-second, hole-shot victory over Lucas Oil Buell rider Hector Arana Jr. in the final round at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Spring Nationals at Royal Purple Raceway. Riding a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle, [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Wins an All-Harley Final at Gainesville Drags

Courtesy of Harley-Davidson GAINESVILLE, FL (March 12, 2012) – Riding a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle, Krawiec opened the defense of the Pro Stock Motorcycle championship he won last season by leading each round of qualifying, winning four rounds of eliminations, and setting a new national elapsed-time (ET) record for the class. According to the NHRA, Krawiec [...] Continue reading

H-D Screamin’ Eagle® Team is Ready to Race at Gainesville

Courtesy of Harley-Davidson The Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines drag racing team will debut restyled Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycles when the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series hosts its first Pro Stock Motorcycle event of the season at the 43rd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals, March 8-11 in Gainesville, Florida. Rider Ed Krawiec, the reigning 2011 [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Rides Harley-Davidson to NHRA World Championship

POMONA, CA (November 13, 2011) – 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 [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Wins All-Harley Final at Las Vegas NHRA Nationals

LAS VEGAS, NV (October 30, 2011) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec rode a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® to win the Pro Stock Motorcycle eliminations at the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Krawiec defeated his Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines teammate Andrew Hines in the final. With one event [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Rides Harley-Davidson V-Rod to Finals in Phoenix

CHANDLER, AZ (October 16, 2011) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec holds the Pro Stock Motorcycle drag racing points lead after advancing to the final round of eliminations at the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird International Raceway. Krawiec lost in the final to Hector Arana Jr., and holds a 10-point lead over [...] Continue reading

Krawiec And Harley V-Rod® Lead NHRA Countdown Battle

MOHNTON, PA (October 3, 2011) - 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 [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Gains on Stoffer with Two Wins at Sonoma

Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec advanced to the third round of Pro Stock Motorcycle eliminations at the Fram / Autolite NHRA Nationals at Infineon Raceway. Krawiec got a win over the series points leader Karen Stoffer in round two, and narrowed the gap between himself and Stoffer to just five points with [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Takes Harley V-Rod to Semi-Finals at Denver Drags

MORRISON, CO (July 24, 2011) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec raced his Harley-Davidson V-Rod® to the semi-final round of Pro Stock Motorcycle eliminations at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. Krawiec also posted the top speed of the event at 185.84 mph. Karen Stoffer rode the Geico Suzuki to [...] Continue reading