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Vision Quest: Eslick sizes up Rapp in Monterey

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing MONTEREY, Calif. (July 12, 2014) - Ruthless Racing’s Danny Eslick took command of the 2014 AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series points chase by claiming his first class victory since his 2010 championship campaign today at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Eslick’s win kicked off the… Continue reading

AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series heads to Laguna Seca this weekend

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 11, 2014) - The newly intensified chase for the 2014 AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series crown comes to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca this weekend for the GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round. Tyler O’Hara on the No. 29 Josh Chisum Racing/Bartels Harley-Davidson… Continue reading

Tuner, innovator, entrepreneur Byron Hines elected to AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame

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PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Byron Hines, one of the most successful engine builders in motorcycle racing, has been elected to the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame. “One mark of exceptional talent is the ability to forge success regardless of your circumstances,” said Ken Ford, a member of the Hall of Fame… Continue reading

Born Free Vintage Chopper and Classic Motorcycle Show

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If you’re in the Southern California area this weekend, come check out the Born Free Vintage Chopper and Classic Motorcycle Show at the Oak Canyon Ranch in Silverado. Vance & Hines will have on display the “Double Honda” Top Gas Drag Bike raced by Terry Vance and Byron Hines back… Continue reading

BARBER RECAP

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing Defending AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson champ Steve Rapp took out his early-season frustrations on the opposition today in Alabama. The Suburban Motors Harley-Davidson star registered a dominating ride in the 11-lap Harley-Davidson final today, ripping free from the pack early and extending his… Continue reading

AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series heads to Barber

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 20, 2014) - While still early, the 2014 AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson title battle is already taking shape as the season resumes this weekend at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala., for the Triumph SuperBike Classic. The man in command… Continue reading

J&P Open House Rally

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J&P Cycles will be celebrating its 35th annual Open House Rally (June 27 – 29) at its home base in Anamosa, Iowa. J&P Cycles takes this opportunity each year to say thanks to their customers with great deals on parts, custom bike show, tons of entertainment. The Vance & Hines… Continue reading

AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series set to return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway

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Courtesy AMA Pro Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 11, 2014) - The AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series – featuring the distinctive thunder of Harley-Davidson XR1200 motorcycles – will return to the Red Bull Indianapolis GP schedule August 8-10, 2014. The event will mark the fourth consecutive year AMA Pro Road… Continue reading

Road America Recap

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (June 9, 2014) - KWR/Millennium Technologies’ Kyle Wyman was a man on a mission at the Subway SuperBike Doubleheader. The 24-year-old entered Round 2 of the AMA Pro Road Racing season at Road America this past weekend still stewing from the disappointment of… Continue reading

HINES TAKES NHRA WIN AS HARLEY V-RODS STORM ENGLISHTOWN

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Krawiec and Hines face off in another all-Harley Pro Stock Motorcycle final ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. (June 1, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines notched his second Pro Stock Motorcycle event win of the season, defeating teammate Ed Krawiec in an all-Harley final round at the Toyota NHRA Summernationals… Continue reading

Road America 2014 Results

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing KWR/Millennium Technologies’ Kyle Wyman battled his way to a thrilling victory in Sunday’s Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series contest at Road America. Wyman out-dueled Suburban Motors Harley-Davidson Benny Carlson and Ruthless Racing’sDanny Eslick during an intense final lap to claim the checkered flag first by a scant 0.033-second margin. “It… Continue reading

AMA PRO VANCE & HINES HARLEY-DAVIDSON SERIES HEADS TO ROAD AMERICA

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (May 30, 2014) - The 2014 AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series roars back into action this weekend as the XR1200s prepare to go battle at their spiritual home track, Road America, for the Subway SuperBike Doubleheader. The scenic venue, located in… Continue reading

Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series Riders Gearing up for Road America

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The AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series will be returning to its spiritual home track this weekend as AMA Pro Road Racing heads to Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., just up the road from Harley-Davidson’s Milwaukee headquarters. Sunday’s schedule starts with final qualifying for the Harley-Davidson group at… Continue reading

KRAWIEC RIDES HARLEY V-ROD TO DOMINATING WIN IN ATLANTA

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Hines Holds Pro Stock Motorcycle Points Lead After Loss in All-Harley Final COMMERCE, Ga. (May 19, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec defeated teammate Andrew Hines in an all-Harley Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the 34th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway…. Continue reading

Pro Stock Motorcycle Riders Thrilled to Return to Atlanta Dragway

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After a year absence, the Pro Stock Motorcycle riders of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series return to Atlanta Dragway for the 34th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals, May 16-18. It marks the third of 16 events for the class and for Pro Stock Motorcycle riders, including… Continue reading

VANCE & HINES AT MYRTLE BEACH BIKE WEEK

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Myrtle Beach Bike Week starts this weekend, and the Vance & Hines Show Truck will be there from Friday, May 9 through Sunday May 18 at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach. The biggest motorcycle rally in the Carolinas, the spring rally celebrates its 75th anniversary this year. Vance & Hines will… Continue reading

Coming Soon | Hi-Output Slip-Ons for Victory

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Vance & Hines is proud to introduce its first performance exhaust offering for the Victory brand, the Vance & Hines Hi-Output slip-on muffler set for all Cross Country and Cross Roads models. Identified by its signature stepped muffler body, the Hi-Output design has become well known for its aggressive and… Continue reading

Ground-breaking Motorsports Online Experience

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Courtesy of FansChoice.tv/Microsoft: The Launch Of FansChoice.tv Was Made Possible By Microsoft Azure DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 10, 2014) - From motorcycle races in Daytona Beach, Florida to modified races in Hampton, Va., the event experience for race fans instantly changed on March 14 when three developers built and launched FansChoice.tv… Continue reading

JOIN VANCE & HINES AT THE LAUGHLIN RIVER RUN

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The Vance & Hines Show Truck will be at the upcoming Laughlin River Run taking place from Wednesday, April 23 through Saturday, April 26. Celebrating its 32nd year, the River Run has long been one of the largest and longest running motorcycle rallies out west. Set along the banks of the… Continue reading

Hines rides Harley to win at Charlotte Four-Wide Nationals

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Courtesy of Harley-Davidson CONCORD, N.C. (April 13, 2014) - Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines raced a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® to his first win of the season at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway. Harley-DavidsonScreamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec finished second in the final round to complete a sweep of… Continue reading