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American Flat Track shifts into Prime-time this Thursday with launch of NBCSN’s Overdrive

Published on July 26, 2017 under Blog
American Flat Track shifts into Prime-time this Thursday with launch of NBCSN’s Overdrive
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 26, 2017) – This Thursday night, American Flat Track (AFT) shifts into prime-time to serve as a cornerstone of NBCSN's Overdrive, a new high-octane motorsports programming block slated to run weekly throughout the summer and fall. Tune in Thursday, July 27, at 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) for an hour of gripping flat track motorcycle racing as NBCSN provides coverage of the Law Tigers Arizona Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle. Every American Flat Track show within the Overdrive block has been expertly produced with intense onboard camera footage, slow motion replays and behind-the-scenes feature content…
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KRAWIEC SCORES MILE-HIGH MILESTONE ABOARD HARLEY STREET ROD DRAG BIKE

Published on July 25, 2017 under Blog
KRAWIEC SCORES MILE-HIGH MILESTONE ABOARD HARLEY STREET ROD DRAG BIKE
New Harley-Davidson Street Rod Notches First Pro Stock Motorcycle Victory MORRISON, Colo. (July 23, 2017) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec swept through the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle field at the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway to score the team’s first event win with the new Harley-Davidson Street Rod competition motorcycle. The Street Rod motorcycle piloted by Krawiec was quick off the trailer and the bike to beat all weekend. Krawiec was the number-one qualifier for the event with a best elapsed time (ET) of 7.178 seconds. Krawiec bested that effort in the final round…
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Phil Peterson’s Poker Run is Officially Canceled

Published on July 21, 2017 under Blog
Phil Peterson’s Poker Run is Officially Canceled
Poker Run is officially canceled   By Scott Unger Key West Citizen   July 21, 2017 – The Citizen The annual Phil Peterson Poker Run was canceled for 2017 but organizers are hoping to bring the event back to Key West in 2018. Phil Peterson’s 45th Annual Key West Poker Run is officially canceled due to lack of sponsors and volunteers, according to organizer Drew Peterson. ... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition via Day Pass. Home Delivery & Electronic Edition subscribers to The Citizen…
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Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship kicks off July 31

Published on July 19, 2017 under Born To Ride
Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship kicks off July 31
35 AMA National Championships to be awarded PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The nation's top amateur motocross racers will compete for a AMA National Championship at the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn's Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tenn., July 31-Aug. 5. "The Rocky Mountain ATV/MC Amateur National Motocross Championship brings together the fastest amateur racers to compete in the largest amateur motocross event in the country every year," AMA Motocross Manager Kip Bigelow said. "With this year's event just around the corner, we are excited to see the immense talent of these racers displayed on the track…
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Harley-Davidson Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results

Published on July 18, 2017 under Born To Ride
Harley-Davidson Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
Company Delivered Strong Margins, Retail Sales Lower Than Expected MILWAUKEE, July 18, 2017 – Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) second quarter 2017 diluted EPS decreased 4.5 percent to $1.48 compared to $1.55 in the second quarter of 2016. Second quarter net income was $258.9 million on consolidated revenue of $1.77 billion versus net income of $280.4 million on consolidated revenue of $1.86 billion for the same period in 2016. “We are pleased with our ability to deliver strong margins in the quarter despite challenging market conditions, particularly in the U.S.,” said Matt Levatich, president and CEO, Harley-Davidson. “Given U.S. industry challenges in…
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HARLEY-DAVIDSON GEARING UP FOR 77TH STURGIS MOTORCYCLE RALLY

Published on July 18, 2017 under Blog
HARLEY-DAVIDSON GEARING UP FOR 77TH STURGIS MOTORCYCLE RALLY
Festivities at Largest U.S. Motorcycle Rally to Include Free Demo Rides, Special Events, Fierce Flat Track Racing and More   MILWAUKEE (July 17, 2017) – The sound of freedom will rumble through the Black Hills when thousands of motorcyclists join Harley-Davidson, the official motorcycle of the largest motorcycle rally in the United States, at the 77th Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ August 5-12.   “The great riding, the motorcycle tradition, and the wide-open fun: That’s what makes Sturgis ‘Sturgis,’” said James Newton, Harley-Davidson U.S. Events Manager. “And, this year is even bigger and better. We invite all riders to roll into Harley…
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NBCSN Tune-In Alert: American Flat Track Harley-Davidson Charlotte Half-Mile coverage tonight at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT

Published on July 17, 2017 under Blog
NBCSN Tune-In Alert: American Flat Track Harley-Davidson Charlotte Half-Mile coverage tonight at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 17, 2017) - Tune in tonight, July 17, for American Flat Track’s Harley-Davidson Charlotte Half-Mile episode, scheduled for 11pm ET (8pm PT) on NBCSN. Tonight marks the third of 18 shows, part of the weekly coverage of American Flat Track on NBCSN, the Home of Motorsports.   NBCSN Channel number on Popular Cable/Satellite Providers: • AT&T U-verse: 1640 • DIRECTV: 220 • DISH Network: 159 • Use the NBCSN channel finder to determine the channel for NBCSN in your area. Complete TV Schedule: Date___Location__Track___Time (ET)___Time (PT)___Network Monday, July 3___Daytona International Speedway (TT) (11 PM_8 PM_NBCSN) Monday,…
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