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Feb 14, 2017

American Flat Track Names Motion Pro Its Official Cable, Tool And Control For 2017

Motion Pro-sponsored flat track racer Jared Mees (1). Photo by Tim Lester, courtesy of American Flat Track/AMA Pro Racing/DMG.

American Flat Track announces partnership with Motion Pro for 2017 season

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – American Flat Track is proud to announce an all-new partnership with Motion Pro as the Official Cable, Tool and Control for the 2017 racing season.

“We’re excited to have Motion Pro join us in 2017,” said Michael Lock, CEO of American Flat Track. “Their quality products cover the spectrum of needs for not only our racers and crew, but for all motorcyclists. Their involvement is much appreciated by us and is another vote of confidence from the industry in the American Flat Track series.”

As a part of Motion Pro’s overall strategy to be the gold standard in racing, the company has agreed to provide the series with cables, tools and various controls in order to execute a professional at-track experience at each event for both spectators and competitors.

“Motion Pro is proud to begin a new partnership with American Flat Track, adding to the decades of support we have provided the flat track community,” said Jon Mullins, Motion Pro Race Manager. “We look forward to continuing development of our products with the many riders and teams we support in the American Flat Track paddock. The 2017 AFT series will bring great venues and racetracks for the riders, which will produce great racing for us fans!”

American Flat Track will kick off the 2017 season during Daytona’s Bike Week festivities on Thursday, March 16 with the all-new DAYTONA TT, built inside the tri-oval at Daytona International Speedway. The DAYTONA TT will mark the dawning of a new era for America’s most historic form of motorcycle racing, and the “World Center of Racing” will serve as the first battleground for the great American war between Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycles in 2017. Tickets for the DAYTONA TT are now on sale and can be purchased at www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com.

About Motion Pro:

Motion Pro was founded in 1984 by 6-day ISDT gold medal winner, Christopher Carter. The brand has been involved in motorsports since it was founded, proudly supporting both professional amateur riders. While Motion Pro has its roots in dirt track, they also support off-road, supercross, motocross, atv, and various other disciplines. As we step into a new, golden era of American Flat Track racing, Motion Pro will continue to expand its line of versatile, unique and durable products for professional and at-home use. Motion Pro produces the best cables, tools and controls in the powersports industry, period. To learn more about Motion Pro, please visit https://www.motionpro.com/.

How to Watch:

NBCSN and FansChoice.tv are the official homes for coverage of American Flat Track events. All 18 rounds, from the season-opening DAYTONA TT to the American Flat Track Finals in Southern California, will air in one-hour, tape-delayed telecasts on Thursday nights throughout the summer and fall on NBCSN, while FansChoice.tv provides live streaming coverage of American Flat Track events. FansChoice.tv also provides coverage of IMSA's development and single-make series, and NASCAR's touring and weekly series. Catch all the action at http://www.nbcsports.com/ and http://www.FansChoice.tv.

About American Flat Track:

American Flat Track is the world's premier dirt track motorcycle racing series and one of the longest-running championships in the history of motorsports. Sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing in Daytona Beach, Fla., the series is highly regarded as the most competitive form of dirt track motorcycle racing on the globe. For more information on American Flat Track, please visit http://www.americanflattrack.com, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, live stream the events at FansChoice.tv and catch all the American Flat Track racing action on NBCSN.

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