Harley-Davidson Riders Return for 2022 KOTB

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The Quick Brothers, Kyle, and Travis Wyman return as manufacturing unit Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle pilots for the 2022 MotoAmerica King of the Baggers sequence. 

The Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle manufacturing unit racing group will return to the monitor in 2022 to defend its MotoAmerica Mission King of the Baggers street racing sequence championship.

The group will subject returning riders Kyle Wyman (#1), the 2021 Mission King of the Baggers champion, and his brother Travis Wyman (#10) aboard race-prepared Harley-Davidson Highway Glide bikes powered by race modified Screamin’ Eagle Milwaukee-Eight 131 Efficiency Crate Engines. The MotoAmerica Mission King of the Baggers sequence options American V-Twin touring bikes ready for competitors and outfitted with a fairing/windscreen and saddlebags.

The seven-race sequence, with every spherical held alongside the MotoAmerica Superbike Sequence, opens with a doubleheader on the excessive banks of Daytona Worldwide Speedway in Daytona Seashore, Florida, March 10-12.

“The MotoAmerica King of the Baggers race sequence gives thrilling racing on bikes everybody can relate to,” stated Jochen Zeitz, Chairman, President, and CEO, Harley-Davidson. “For Harley-Davidson, King of the Baggers can also be a chance to exhibit the championship successful capabilities of our industry-leading efficiency baggers and to showcase our Screamin’ Eagle efficiency merchandise and engineering capabilities.

The teachings we study on the monitor profit the efficiency elements we develop for Harley-Davidson clients all over the world.”

Along with competing within the sequence, the H-D Screamin’ Eagle group is comfortable to announce they’re working straight with MotoAmerica to advertise the sequence by supporting all Harley-Davison rivals.

Choose efficiency merchandise developed for the 2021 championship bike are actually accessible to all certified racers. Groups ought to attain out to their native Harley-Davidson dealership for availability and pricing.

Quick Brothers

Kyle and Travis Wyman are the sons of Kim Wyman, proprietor of Harv’s Harley-Davidson in Macedon, N.Y. and grew up round Harley-Davidson and flat monitor racing.

Kyle Wyman Factory Harley-Davidson rider for King Of the Baggers
Kyle Wyman leans into 2022 as a manufacturing unit Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle pilot for the MotoAmerica King of the Baggers sequence. Wyman appears to be like to defend his 2021 title.

Veteran street racer Kyle Wyman, 32, scored two wins and a second-place end within the three-race 2021 Mission King of the Baggers sequence, notching 70 factors to guide scoring by 25 factors.

Wyman started racing professionally in flat monitor aboard a Harley-Davidson XR750 and fashioned Kyle Wyman Racing at the age of 21 to compete in the highest degree {of professional} street racing in the US. He gained the Daytona 200 in 2019 and along with successful the Mission King of the Baggers crown, positioned ninth within the 2021 HONOS Superbike sequence.

In 2022 Wyman is not going to compete in Superbike and can focus his full consideration on defending his King of the Baggers championship title with the Manufacturing facility Harley-Davidson group.

“I’m actually desperate to be defending this championship with the Harley-Davidson Manufacturing facility Staff,” stated Kyle Wyman. “

The longer season goes to require us to be ready to be constant and for the bikes to be sturdy and dependable, as a result of it’s nonetheless a brief sufficient schedule that one dangerous end result might be very vital within the factors race.

“Beginning the season with a doubleheader at Daytona shall be a particular problem as a result of we’ve by no means raced these bikes on the excessive banks, which requires such an prolonged run at sustained excessive RPM,” stated Kyle.

Travis Wyman Factory Harley-Davidson rider for King Of the Baggers
Travis Wyman additionally returns in 2022 as a manufacturing unit Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle rider for the MotoAmerica King Of the Baggers sequence.

Travis Wyman is the proprietor of Travis Wyman Racing, based mostly in Las Vegas. The 30-year-old racer completed the 2021 MotoAmerica season in second place within the Inventory 1000 sequence, and fifth place within the Mission King of the Baggers sequence after scoring second and fourth-place finishes in solely two makes an attempt, and eleventh place within the HONOS Superbike sequence.

“Having joined the Harley-Davidson Manufacturing facility Staff mid-season final yr and with restricted seat time, I used to be a bit of behind the curve,” stated Travis Wyman.

“Now I’ve had an opportunity to gel with the group and I perceive the best way to go quick on this bike, and this yr I anticipate racing with Kyle for the championship.

With the expanded schedule I’ll even have an opportunity to race on some tracks I’ve executed effectively at previously, together with Daytona and Highway Atlanta. It needs to be a thrilling season.”

Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle VIP Package deal

Harley-Davidson riders and followers can be a part of defending champion Kyle Wyman, Travis Wyman, and the Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle race group as they kick off the King of the Baggers season on the excessive banks of Daytona Worldwide Speedway throughout Daytona Bike Week.

The Harley-Davidson VIP Ticket Package deal features a seat to see all the motion together with unique Harley-Davidson perks together with premium parking and the distinctive alternative to trip your Harley-Davidson motorbike on the legendary Daytona Worldwide Speedway.

The Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle VIP Ticket Package deal contains:

  • 3-Day Move: Admission to all the MotoAmerica racing together with Mission King of the Baggers and the eightieth working of the Daytona 200. See observe runs, qualifiers, and all the races.
  • Unique Harley-Davidson Motorbike Parking: Entry premium parking is reserved for Harley-Davidson bikes on all three days of the occasion.
  • Harley-Davidson Monitor Stroll: Stand up-close and private with the legendary banks of Daytona with a monitor stroll and guided tour supplied by the Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle King of the Baggers race group.
  • Harley-Davidson Parade Lap: Strap in your helmet and trip two laps around Daytona Worldwide Speedway in your Harley-Davidson motorbike with fellow H-D lovers.

In regards to the Screamin’ Eagle Milwaukee-Eight 131 Efficiency Crate Engine: The Screamin’ Eagle Milwaukee-Eight 131 is the most-powerful street-compliant efficiency engine supplied by Harley-Davidson.

Constructed from the underside up in Milwaukee, this 131-cubic-inch (2147cc) Screamin’ Eagle crate engine delivers 131 ft-lb of torque to the rear wheel, and could also be put in in 2017-later Harley-Davidson Touring fashions.

MotoAmerica Mission King of the Baggers Contingency

Harley-Davidson will provide a $110,000 money contingency program for certified Harley-Davidson racers competing within the Mission King of the Baggers sequence, with a contingency payout from first to tenth place and a $35,000 championship bonus.

New for 2022, all contingency place payouts earned by H-D Screamin’ Eagle manufacturing unit group riders shall be redistributed to certified place winners making extra contingency accessible to non-public groups.

Phrases and circumstances apply; please see www.MotoAmerica.com for full particulars, eligibility necessities, and deadlines.

2022 Mission King of the Baggers Schedule

March 10-12: (Doubleheader) Daytona Worldwide Raceway – Daytona Seashore, FL.

April 22-24: Michelin Raceway Highway Atlanta – Braselton, GA.

June 3-5: Highway America – Elkhart Lake, WI.

July 8-10: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca – Monterey, CA.

July 29-31: Brainerd Worldwide Raceway – Brainerd, MN.

September September 11: New Jersey Motorsports Park – Millville, NJ.

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