Category Archives: Racing

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

Coming Soon | Turndown Slip-ons for Indian Chieftain

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Coming soon for the 2014 Indian Chieftain, Vance & Hines Turndown Slip-ons perfectly complement the luxuriously sculpted lines of the Chieftain and provide a sumptuous exhaust note to the powerful 111 cubic inch Thunder Stoke v-twin.
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VANCE & HINES THIS WEEK AT ARIZONA BIKE WEEK

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The Vance & Hines Show Trucks will be in full force this week in Arizona at two locations; Cyclefest at Westworld in Scottsdale for Arizona Bike Week and the Wild Horse Pass Casino in Chandler for Phoenix Bikefest. Both locations will be working with local Drag Specialties dealers for sales… Continue reading

DME Locks Out Top 4 Spots at The Rock

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Mickey Thompson Performance Tires MIRock Superbike Series DME Racing team report Event: Adams Performance Spring Bike Open When: March 21-23, 2014 Where: Rockingham Dragway in Rockingham, North Carolina, USA Showing no sign of teething pains with two brand new bikes, the DME team of riders Joey Gladstone, Jason Dunigan, Terence… Continue reading

Official Daytona Press Release from KWR

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Kyle Wyman wins Harley-Davidson stunner; finishes 6th in Daytona 200 debut DAYTONA BEACH (Mar. 18) — ‘Kyle Wyman wins Daytona’ has become a familiar phrase in the motorcycle racing industry. The KWR team owner grabbed his third win in four attempts at the famed Daytona International Speedway on Friday during a 7 lap… Continue reading

2014 Gatornationals Pro Stock Motorcycle

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Courtesy of UltimateMotorcycling.com Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines riders Andrew Hines and Ed Krawiec qualified their Harley-Davidson V-Rod motorcycles in the top six and each won a single round in Sunday eliminations at the 45th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway. The event was the season-opener for… Continue reading

Daytona 2014 Results

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Courtesy of MotorcycleUSA.com KWR Millennium Technologies’ Kyle Wyman took the AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson XR1200 race win in the 2014 season opener at Daytona. Josh Chisum Racing’s Tyler O’Hara finished in second followed by Folsom Harley-Davidson’s Gage McAllister in third. Wyman was quick off the start but the… Continue reading

Ready for Action at Daytona International Speedway

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 13, 2014) – If there’s a guaranteed barnburner to be found anywhere in the world of motorsports, the AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley Davidson Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway would certainly seem to fit the bill. In the contest’s three-year history, the combined… Continue reading

Pro Stock/Pro Mod Billet Crankshaft

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SANTA FE SPRINGS, California – Thirty-four years of professional motorcycle drag racing leads to one undeniable passion- the drive to win. At Vance & Hines Racing, attention to detail, functionality, and surpassing the status quo of industry standards is our strength. After a successful tried and tested 2013 racing season… Continue reading

Introducing Fuelpak FP3

The Fuelpak FP3 will revolutionize fuel management for all new Harley-Davidson models now using the HDLAN system. Connecting wirelessly by Bluetooth to any iPhone or Android Smartphone, Fuelpak FP3 uses Flash technology to recalibrate engine parameters and mapping for exhaust systems and other performance upgrades downloaded from the expansive library… Continue reading

Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series Event Purse Increases to $16,500 for 2014

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Santa Fe Springs, CA, January 3, 2014 – Having completed its fourth consecutive season in AMA Pro Road Racing, the Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series has consistently produced some of the closest and most thrilling race action in the paddock, thanks to a format that places emphasis on rider talent… Continue reading

Operation Appreciation 2013-Day 5

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Courtesy of onallscylinders.com SOUTHWEST ASIA AND BAHRAIN — Eddie Krawiec is the idea guy in the group: “Hey, can we rent camels?” “Alright, can I hold that gun in this photo?” “Any chance we can fire off some test rockets?” The answers to the questions were no, no, and hell… Continue reading

Operation Appreciation 2013-Day 4

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Courtesy of onallcylinders.com BAHRAIN — Captain David Meron is in charge of the Naval Support Activity (NSA) in Bahrain. He is ultimately responsible for more than a dozen boats, 17 military working dogs, and hundreds of enlisted men. Yet, all he wanted to talk about on Thursday was drag racing… Continue reading

Operation Appreciation 2013-Day 3

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Courtesy of onallcylinders.com SOUTHWEST ASIA — After the cool, rainy conditions in Kuwait, Operation Appreciation headed to Southwest Asia and found warm weather—and an even warmer reception. The group visited the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing in Southwest Asia on Wednesday. They were attacked by dogs from the Expeditionary Security Forces… Continue reading

Operation Appreciation 2013-Day 2

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Courtesy of onallcylinders.com KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait — Drag racers and rain are natural enemies. And the last place someone like Jason Line expected to encounter a driving rainstorm was the deserts of the Middle East. Yet that’s exactly what Jason and the Operation Appreciation contingent got in Kuwait Monday night… Continue reading

Operation Appreciation 2013-Day 1

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Courtesy of onallcylinders.com KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait — Operation Appreciation, Summit Racing’s annual visit to troops stationed overseas, has a whole new look for 2013. The cast remains the same—Greg Anderson, Jason Line,  Andrew Hines, Eddie Kraweic, and Dan Runte once again make up the tour’s lineup—but this year’s trip takes place in… Continue reading

KRAWIEC CAPS 2013 NHRA SEASON WITH WIN AT POMONA

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Courtesy of Harley-Davidson POMONA, Calif. (November 10, 2013) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec wrapped up the 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season with a win at the Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway. Krawiec rode a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle to defeat Quality… Continue reading

Krawiec and Hines Qualify Harley-Davidson V-Rods in Vegas

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Courtesy of Harley-Davidson LAS VEGAS, NV (October 27, 2013) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines riders Andrew Hines and Ed Krawiec qualified Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycles for elimination rounds at the NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Both riders lost in the first round of eliminations… Continue reading

Krawiec Races Pink Harley V-Rod to Final Round at Maple Grove

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Courtesy of Harley-Davidson MOHNTON, PA (October 6, 2013) - With his Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® motorcycle sporting a special Hard Candy Custom Pink Flake livery in recognition of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec rode to the final round of eliminations at the Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals… Continue reading