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December 12, 2019

The Yamaha US-backed Estenson Racing team has announced their 2020 plans and they are pretty exciting.

JD Beach - is racing full-time in the SuperTwins class. AFT's new SuperTwins class demands that riders commit to the series not p...

December 12, 2019

This is a new addition for 2020, though I'm sure there have been rules like this before. 

In all classes, if it becomes apparent that one type or model of motorcycle gains an unfair performance advantage, AMA Pro Racing reserve...

December 10, 2019

I had a few more minutes to look through the AFT rulebook and another change caught my eye in the SuperTwins section:

4.6 c. Frames must be constructed of steel or aluminum.

As far as I'm aware, this is the first time in AFT history,...

December 5, 2019

Vance and Hines chose and otherwise quiet Thursday in December to announce some huge news, the line-up of their 2020 team. And it's exciting. 

Jarod Vanderkooi is retained and joined by 2019 AFT Singles champ Dalton Gauthi...

December 5, 2019

The new AMA Pro Racing rules for the 2020 American Flat Track season have been released and, as we predicted in back in October, the Dunlop DT4 is the new spec tyre, ending an era of the Goodyear Eagle/Dunlop DT3 that has existed s...

November 28, 2019

AFT has released their 18-round 2020 season. The Charlotte Half-Mile and Oklahoma City Mile are both back on the schedule, while the Arizona Super TT and Minnesota Mile are out. The Meadowlands Mile, which was heavily criticised fo...

November 24, 2019

Following the (eventual) success of the Harley-Davidson XG750R in AFT's Production Twins class, Harley, in conjunction with Vance and Hines, have launched a limited run of the XG750R race bikes available to buy and race in the 2020...

November 15, 2019

American Flat Track had already announced that it planned to make airbag suits mandatory for its racers from 2020 before a spate of serious injuries blighted the final rounds of the 2019 season. It has been confirmed that all Super...

October 24, 2019

POST UPDATED 14 Dec 2019 with official Dunlop photo.

After 40 or more years on basically the same pattern Goodyear/Dunlop tyre is pro flat track ready to introduce a new tyre - the Dunlop DT4?

This photo of a Yamaha 450, tested by JD...

October 22, 2019

American Flat Track has announced the 2020 Daytona TT and Daytona 200 road race will be held on the same day - Saturday 14 March. 

Ago, Saarinen, Schwantz, Lawson, Rainey, Mann, Roberts, Romero, Nixon, Spencer, Hayden, Russell, Duha...

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