Category Archives: AMA Pro

Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series Riders Set for Impressive Performances…

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Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 14, 2013) - History — and common sense — suggest that this weekend’s AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway will be nothing short of a multi-rider dogfight to the checkered flag. Entering its fourth season… Continue reading

AMASBK: Strong International Contingent Heads to Daytona

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Courtesy of Cycle World AMA Pro Racing Press Release: With the 2013 GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing season just around the corner, competitors all across the United States are gearing up for Daytona and the upcoming season. However, this season’s entry lists will show quite a bit more international… Continue reading

Michael Barnes to Ride for Bruce Rossmeyer Daytona Racing

Courtesy of Triple Crown/RMR: DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 16, 2013) - Triple Crown RMR announced today that 2012 AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Champion, Michael Barnes, will ride a Bruce Rossmeyer Daytona Racing Harley-Davidson in 2013. Barnes will join Bobby Fong and others to be announced on the “Rossmeyer Recking Crew” Harley-Davidsons. The team… Continue reading

Tyler O’Hara Wins Sunday Race in Indy.

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: Tyler O’Hara responded brilliantly to Saturday’s disappointment with a bounce-back victory in Sunday’s second AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series contest to conclude the Red Bull Indianapolis GP weekend. The JCR/Srubblade/Bartel’s Harley-Davidson ace took the checkered flag in trademark ‘Superman’ fashion after escaping to… Continue reading

Kyle Wyman Takes Home Saturday XR1200 Series Race

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: Kyle Wyman was declared the winner of the AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday. The race was red flagged working lap six, with many of the front-runners, including race leader P.J. Jacobsen of the MOB Racing/K Tech/Orient… Continue reading

Kyle Wyman: Pre-Season and Daytona

Courtesy of Kyle Wyman Racing 3/25/2012 – Pre-Season and Daytona! It’s been a long time since I’ve updated my blog. My story over the past two months has been one of traveling… a mixture of work and play that really feels just like play. Today is officially Day 39 on the road, and I must say [...] Continue reading

Wyman Wins Vance & Hines XR1200 Final

Courtesy of Cycle News: DAYTONA BEACH, FL, MAR. 16 – You play cat and mouse often enough and the mouse will eventually win. That’s what happened on the final lap of the Vance & Hines XR1200 final as Bartel’s Harley-Davidson‘s teammates Michael Barnes and Tyler O’Hara tried to outsmart each other in the drafting war to [...] Continue reading

$60,000 Year-End Points Fund for XR1200 Series in 2012

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: AMA Pro Racing is proud to announce the introduction of the XR Showdown, a $60,000 year-end points fund that riders in the AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series will be competing for during the 2012 AMA Pro Road Racing season.  The XR Showdown, which is supported by Vance & [...] Continue reading

Fillmore Takes Pole Position at NJMP

courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: Championship Contenders Square Off in AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Qualifying MILLVILLE, NJ (September 4, 2011) – The top two AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 title contenders again squared off in yesterday’s qualifying in preparation for today’s final race of the season at New Jersey Motorsports Park. When [...] Continue reading

XR1200 Series Final at New Jersey

The 2011 AMA Pro XR1200 Series championship is on the line this weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville at the season’s final race. Richie Morris Racing’s Chris Fillmore and Parts Unlimited’s Steve Rapp enter the final round with only twelve points between them. Having held the lead in the championship from the second [...] Continue reading

Fillmore Finds Retribution in Race 2 at Indianapolis

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing INDIANAPOLIS, IN (August 28, 2011) – After suffering heartbreak in yesterday’s AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 presented by Harley-Davidson Insurance Race 1, Chris Fillmore — who crashed out, and out of the points, after Jeremy McWilliams made contact — took his revenge on the field with a determined victory [...] Continue reading

Tyler O’Hara Takes Career-First AMA Pro Victory

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (August 27, 2011) – Tyler O’Hara joined a select group of racers today by taking his career-first AMA Pro victory in the augural AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 presented by Harley-Davidson Insurance race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Though O’Hara led eight of the ten laps, his win was anything but easy, as [...] Continue reading

O’Hara Gets His First

Courtesy of Cycle News INDIANAPOLIS, IN, AUG. 27 – Tyler O’Hara won the first AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 race of his career today in inarguably the biggest XR1200 race to date, the Californian coming out the best of a five-rider scrap in the XR1200 debut at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The 24-year-old O’Hara was [...] Continue reading

More Big Names All-in for AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Competition at Red Bull Indy GP

DAYTONA BEACH, FL (August 24, 2011) – With entries for this weekend’s AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 presented by Harley-Davidson Insurance double-header at Indianapolis Motor Speedway already more than eight rows deep, several additional racers have stepped up to throw their helmets in the ring, including HOG’s Shelina Moreda. While AMA Pro SuperSport [...] Continue reading

Harley-Davidson Insurance Signs On as Presenting Sponsor of XR1200 Races at Red Bull Indy GP

DAYTONA BEACH, FL (August 23, 2011) – AMA Pro Racing is pleased to announce that Harley-Davidson Insurance Services Inc. has signed on as Presenting Sponsor of the upcoming AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Championship double-header, which will run as part of the Red Bull Indy GP weekend, August 26-28. The famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway [...] Continue reading

XR1200 Series Test at IMS – Day One

The AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series will be competing next week as part of the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, round ten of the 2011 FIM MotoGP world championship. In preparation for what will be a double-header weekend for the XR1200 class, teams and riders have assembled [...] Continue reading

Higbee To Compete In XR1200 Races At Indianapolis

Press release issued by Milwaukee, WI – The motorcycle racing community is excited with the news that there will be 2 AMA Pro Vance and Hines XR1200 races at the Red Bull Indianapolis MotoGP event on August 27th and 28th. As a current front running participant in the AMA Pro Racing Vance and Hines [...] Continue reading