The AMA Pro XR1200 Series is thrilled to be taking part in the Red Bull Indianapolis GP this weekend at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The event will be the first double-header weekend for the XR1200 class with 33 entries confirmed, including seven riders from the XR1200 Series in the Canadian Superbike Championship, and other notable road racers making special appearances this weekend, such as Jason DiSalvo riding for Latus Motors and former MotoGP veteran and 2010 British XR1200 Trophy winner Jeremy McWilliams riding for Harley-Davidson of Bloomington.
Among the AMA regulars competing this weekend will be championship points leader, Chris Fillmore riding for Richie Morris Racing and his chief rival for the crown, Parts Unlimited rider Steve Rapp, as well as other race winner hopefuls, Michael Barnes on the Drag Specialties XR, Michael Beck riding for J&P Cycles, Fillmore’s RMR teammate Kyle Wyman, Shawn Higbee riding for WFO Racing and Barber podium finisher, Tyler O’Hara.
The weekend’s on-track activities start tomorrow, Friday, August 25 with practice and qualifying sessions, followed by Race 1 on Saturday afternoon and Race 2 on Sunday afternoon. Click on the link below to download the complete schedule for the weekend’s races. And stop by the Vance & Hines Show Truck on the outside of turn 9 to see the full line of Vance & Hines exhaust systems for Harley-Davidson, Metric Cruiser and Sportbike motorcycles.