Monthly Archives: August 2011

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

Grid Set for Indianapolis Vance & Hines XR1200 Double-Header

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: Twenty-nine Harley-Davidson XR1200s will line up tomorrow at 4:10 p.m. ET for the first of two weekend AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 presented by Harley-Davidson Insurance races at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Tomorrow’s action — which runs as part of the Red Bull Indianapolis GP — will mark [...] Continue reading

XR1200 Series Schedule for Red Bull Indianapolis GP

The AMA Pro XR1200 Series is thrilled to be taking part in the Red Bull Indianapolis GP this weekend at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The event will be the first double-header weekend for the XR1200 class with 33 entries confirmed, including seven riders from the XR1200 Series in the Canadian Superbike Championship, and other [...] 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 Motorycle-Superstore.com 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 Wforacingonline.com: 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

Jason DiSalvo To Ride XR1200 Races At Indianapolis

Latus Motors Racing powered by RSR has announced that Jason DiSalvo will join the team’s XR series regular Chase McFarland for the Vance & Hines XR1200 races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Aug. 27-28. “I’ve ridden the Harley-Davidson XR1200 extensively when it was first introduced. It’s a fun bike and I’m excited to ride it in [...] Continue reading

Sturgis Starts August 4

The biggest motorcycle rally of the summer is starting this week all across the Black Hills region of South Dakota. For many motorcyclists, the Sturgis Rally is like an annual pilgrimage. And celebrating its 71st year, it continues to be one of the most enduring and robust events on the calendar. As with previous years, [...] Continue reading