Monthly Archives: September 2011

New Product: Big Shots Staggered for 2012 Softail

Big Shots Staggered provide the best of both worlds, long and low 2-into-2 style pipes with 2-into-1 performance thanks to the Vance & Hines Power Chamber hidden crossover. Complete with one-piece full length heat shields and slash-cut CNC machined end-caps, Big Shots Staggered come standard with louvered-core baffles, and can… Continue reading

New Product: Big Shots Staggered for 2012 Dyna

Big Shots Staggered provide the best of both worlds, long and low 2-into-2 style pipes with 2-into-1 performance thanks to the Vance & Hines Power Chamber hidden crossover. Complete with one-piece full length heat shields and slash-cut CNC machined end-caps, Big Shots Staggered come standard with louvered-core baffles, and can… Continue reading

Street Vibrations Fall Rally

The Street Vibrations Fall Rally begins this week all around Reno, Nevada and for this year’s event, Vance & Hines will have two display locations; one at Victorian Square in Sparks (from Wednesday, September 21 through Sunday, September 25) and for the first time a second location at Carson City Harley-Davidson (from Thursday, September 22 [...] Continue reading

Delmarva Bike Week

The Vance & Hines Show Truck made its first trip to Maryland for the 11th Annual Delmarva Bike Week last weekend in Ocean City and Salisbury. Rainstorms came down pretty hard during the weekend, but it didn’t stop the thousands of riders who came out from all across the east coast. Like with most other [...] Continue reading

Krawiec Builds NHRA Countdown Lead with Win at Charlotte

CONCORD, NC (September 18, 2011) - Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec won the opening round of the NHRA Full Throttle Countdown to the Championship drag-racing playoffs, extending his lead in the series to 63 points. Krawiec rode a Harley-Davidson® V-Rod® to the top qualifying spot for the event, and won four rounds in [...] Continue reading

New Product: Big Radius 2-into-2 for 2012 Dyna

The original game changer, Big Radius 2-into-2 redefined what an aftermarket exhaust system should be, combining the radical sweeping style of a one-off custom with precision quality features like full coverage heat shields and dyno-tuned baffles. For 2012, Vance & Hines has designed a new flat plane mounting panel for… Continue reading

New Product: Big Radius 2-into-2 for 2012 Softail

The original game changer, Big Radius 2-into-2 redefined what an aftermarket exhaust system should be, combining the radical sweeping style of a one-off custom with precision quality features like full coverage heat shields and dyno-tuned baffles. For 2012, Vance & Hines has designed a new flat plane mounting panel for… Continue reading

Delmarva Bike Week in Maryland

This Thursday, September 15 marks the start of the eleventh annual Delmarva Bike Week, also known as Ocean City Bike Week centered around the Salisbury, Maryland area and runs through the weekend. The Vance & Hines Show Truck will be there for the event parked at Winter Place Park in Salisbury. Taking its name from [...] Continue reading

Traxxas Pala National

Vance & Hines MX Team rider Preston Tilford made his professional racing debut in the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross championship last weekend, at the Traxxas Pala National, the final round of the 2011 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, competing on his Vance & Hines built Yamaha YZ250F. With 68 riders entered for the [...] Continue reading

Tilford to Make Pro Debut at Pala

Sophomore Vance & Hines MX Team rider Preston Tilford will make his professional racing debut this weekend, at the Traxxas Pala National, the final round of the 2011 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship. Launched at the beginning of 2010, Tilford is the first rider to graduate through the Vance & Hines rider development program, [...] Continue reading

Screamin’ Eagle V-Rod Team at US Nationals

The 57th annual Mac Tools US Nationals presented by Lucas Oil are now complete, which also marks the end of the regular season and means the top ten competitors that will compete in the Countdown to the Championship are now locked in. And of the top ten, Screamin’ Eagle / Vance & Hines riders Eddie [...] Continue reading

Chris Fillmore wins 2011 XR1200 Championship!

Courtesy of AMA Pro Racing: Fillmore Claims 2011 AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 ChampionshipMillville, NJ (September 4, 2011) – Chris Fillmore ended the AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 season with style at New Jersey Motorsports Park’s AMA Pro Road Racing Championship Weekend by Pro-Motion, where the Bruce Rossmeyer’s Daytona Racing GEICO Revolution Performance [...] Continue reading

Chris Fillmore, 2011 XR1200 Champion!

courtesy of Cycle News: Fillmore’s Race, Fillmore’s Title Bruce Rossmeyers Daytona Racing rider wins and wins. MILLVILLE, NJ, SEPT 4 – Bruce Rossmeyers Daytona Racing’s Chris Fillmore won the Vance & Hines XR1200 Championship with his fifth win of the season on a sunny day at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Fillmore had come to New [...] 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

NHRA US Nationals This Weekend

The 57th annual Mac Tool US Nationals presented by Lucas Oil is taking place this weekend at the capital of the drag racing world, Indianapolis. Many competitors will argue that it is one of the best strips to compete on in the country. This weekend’s event is also significant because it is the final for [...] Continue reading

2012 Softail/Dyna/VRSC Fitment Update

New for the 2012 model year, all Harley-Davidson Softail, Dyna and VRSC models have been updated with a change to the factory oxygen sensor used, switching from the 18mm sensors previously used to a new 12mm sensor. For this reason, current Vance & Hines full system fitments for 2011 Softail,… Continue reading

Fitment Carry-Over for 2012 Harleys

Vance & Hines is pleased to confirm that all slip-on, head pipe and full system product fitments for 2011 Harley-Davidson Touring and Sportster model lines will carry over to the new 2012 model offerings for these families. Likewise, all Fuelpak and VO2 Air Intake applications for 2011 Touring and Sportster… Continue reading