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August 6, 2019

Gar Wood, Ron's son, noticed this...

JD Beach's fastest lap of the Buffalo Chip TT main was 32.806 on an Estenson Racin framer Yamaha MT-07, with a road-bike derived twin engine. Ryan Sipes, who the commentators were describing as t...

August 6, 2019

This is getting daft. Sunday's race was delayed nearly two hours because of rain, so the first singles practice started at 11pm UK time. I saw the new schedule, watched singles Qualifying 1 (Q1), then set my alarm for 1am and slept...

July 15, 2019

I'm not sure how long I can keep this up. I watched all the practice, qualifying, heats and semis, then fell asleep for an hour after setting my alarm for 2am. Ugh.

There were no Production Twins at the NY ST, so the extra class was...

June 4, 2019

Here's the latest instalment of my morning after brain dump after watching (and listening to) the AFT 2019 races on Fanschoice. First thought was thank goodness the rain held off to actually get a Twins race finished. The Singles m...

May 12, 2019

Continuing reactive reports and thoughts the day or so after AFT races, here is the latest. Because this was a west coast night race I only caught the first few laps of practice and the Singles and Twins mains. Here goes...

TWINS

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May 11, 2019

JD Beach had never won an AFT/GNC main until two weeks ago, when he beat Briar Bauman at the Arizona SuperTT. 

JD Beach had never won an American National Superbike race until last week, when he triumphed in the MotoAmerica race at...

April 30, 2019

I'm going to keep splurging these top of the head reports if I watch the AFT races on Fanschoice. I had to get up early for a flight on Sunday morning, so I set my alarm for 3.30am to watch a bit before I left, then streamed it on...

March 24, 2019

As with the Daytona TT Thoughts, this is bullet point top of the head notions, hot reactions to AFT 2019 round 2 - Atlanta Short Track. 

SINGLES 

  • In one heat race there is a crash at the fastest point of the track, just before th...

March 20, 2019

AFT has announced Yamaha as title sponsor of this weekend's Atlanta Short Track. It led me to wonder how much we should read into Yamaha's increased interest in flat track.

There is a possibility it's all a marketing precursor to an...

March 15, 2019

Sideburn ed's morning after bullet point debrief of the Daytona TT

TWINS

  • We have been getting very excited about new Estenson Yamahas and team changes, but the entry list for the twin class was very thin. 26 riders aiming for a n...

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