Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series set to return to Indianapolis
Motor Speedway as part of 2014 Red Bull Indianapolis GP
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June
11, 2014) - The AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series - featuring
the distinctive thunder of Harley-Davidson XR1200 motorcycles - will return to
the Red Bull Indianapolis GP schedule August 8-10, 2014. The event will mark
the fourth consecutive year AMA Pro Road Racing has coincided with the full
complement of MotoGP classes at The Brickyard.
"I'm thrilled that we are
able get our Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series class back up to
Indianapolis again this year," said Michael Gentry, COO of AMA Pro Racing.
"After a successful, popular debut for our series in 2011 at the legendary
venue, our riders continue to put on a thrilling show every single year. This
track is one of the most iconic venues in all of motorsports and we are looking
forward to getting back up there this fall."
The AMA Pro Vance & Hines
Harley-Davidson Series adds a fourth class of racing to the Red Bull
Indianapolis GP weekend. It joins the three World Championship classes -
MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 - competing on the 16-turn, 2.621-mile circuit that
combines part of the famed IMS oval with an infield section.
A couple of up-and-comers to
the Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series took the competition by storm and
shocked the nation in last season's doubleheader at the racing capital of the
world. Jeremy McWilliams and Hafizh Syahrin each earned split-second victories
over some of the more well-known riders in the series, such as defending
champion Steve Rapp and current Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series points
leader Tyler O'Hara.
The AMA Pro Vance & Hines
Harley-Davidson Series is a spec-bike series featuring specially modified
Harley-Davidson XR1200 motorcycles.
The Indianapolis doubleheader will be the sixth and seventh of eight races on
the AMA Pro Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series schedule this
2014 tickets: Tickets for the 2014 Red
Bull Indianapolis GP MotoGP event, scheduled for Aug. 8-10 at the Indianapolis
Motor Speedway, are on sale now at www.imstix.com, by calling
(800) 822-INDY or (317) 492-6700 or by visiting the IMS Ticket Office at the
IMS Administration Building at the corner of Georgetown Road and 16th Street
between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (EST) Monday-Friday.
Information on camping at IMS during the Red Bull Indianapolis GP is available
About AMA Pro Road Racing:
AMA Pro Road Racing is the premier motorcycle
road racing series in North America and is universally regarded as one of the
most competitive road racing organizations in the world. The series is
comprised of four production-based classes: AMA Pro SuperBike, AMA Pro GoPro
Daytona SportBike, AMA Pro SuperSport and the AMA Pro Vance & Hines
Harley-Davidson Series. Learn more about AMA Pro Road Racing at www.amaproracing.com/rr/.