Wyman Wins King of the Baggers at Highway Atlanta

Harley-Davidson’s Kyle Wyman takes the checkered flag Sunday on the MotoAmerica King of the Baggers race at Highway Atlanta.

MotoAmerica’s eight-lap Mission King Of The Baggers race, defending class champion and Harley-Davidson Manufacturing facility Rider, Kyle Wyman, returned to kind after a tricky day on Saturday, wherein he crashed out of the three-lap King Of The Baggers Problem. Paradoxically, Problem winner Bobby Fong, who earned the pole for right now’s race primarily based on his victory within the Problem, mimicked Wyman and crashed his Roland Sands Design Indian.

That opened the door for Wyman, who went on to get the win. Second place went to Vance & Hines Racing Harley-Davidson’s James Rispoli, the two-time AMA SuperSport Champion returning to MotoAmerica after an eight-year hiatus. Mission Meals/S&S Cycle/Indian Challenger Workforce’s Tyler O’Hara rounded out the rostrum in third.

“It’s been a tricky weekend,” Wyman stated. “I took a possibility on a Superbike on Thursday evening, so it’s been a busy weekend and that has the type of performed into going backward and forwards on the bikes, making an attempt to only be extra centered than ever.

Actually, I feel if I didn’t crash yesterday and realized that lesson, I may need to crash out right now as a result of it being manner greasier. I needed to train some endurance right now that I didn’t yesterday.

I decked out on the circumstances by simply flicking it into 10B and lifting each tire off the bottom. Needed to remind me that factor shouldn’t be fairly there but the place I can simply pancake it on the facet of the tire that fasts.

Right this moment, I attempted to train a bit of little bit of endurance, to be there at the finish. If I can get a clear run by the esses, I do know I can get away. That was my recreation plan.

Yesterday was robust. A tricky capsule to swallow being sixth on the grid is the best way the problem units the grid, though you’ve got the monitor file. It’s a type of bizarre. I’m actually glad simply to redeem ourselves from Daytona.

The lengthy low season that these guys have been creating this bike, it’s actually an arms race that’s simply nonetheless on such a steep incline. It’s loopy. I feel 31.7 within the race. Does that sound correct? That’s what I noticed.

That’s 5 seconds quicker than the final yr. It’s simply foolish what we’re doing on this stuff. I feel we’ve nonetheless bought some large chunks to take out of them.”

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Tyler O’Hara wins the eight-lap Roland Sands Design’s Tremendous Hooligan race at Highway Atlanta.

Roland Sands Design Tremendous Hooligan – O’Hara Wins The Combat

The MotoAmerica race weekend at Highway Atlanta concluded with Roland Sands Design’s Tremendous Hooligan race two. The sequence options bare bikes with as much as 125 horsepower, which embrace every part from Harley-Davidsons and Indians to KTMs, Ducatis, and a BMW.

Roland Sand Design Indian rider Tyler O’Hara gained the eight-lap occasion over his teammate Jeremy McWilliams, who handed for the lead on lap six, however, couldn’t make it stick.

JLC Concrete/KTM/DiBrino Racing’s Andy DiBrino stalked Saturday’s Hooligan race winner Cory West, who was in third place till the ultimate lap. Bruno lastly made his transfer and overtook West to grab the ultimate spot on the rostrum.

“It was such a blast,” O’Hara stated. “To have the ability to begin up entrance the place we belong and be capable of go together with the boys and actually type of letting the race unfold.

Obtained a number of clear laps out entrance and Jeremy got here around me in flip one early within the race, and it was a terrific move. I knew I wanted to scrub up flip one and get that found out. Then he handed me once more going again into 10 like I used to be standing nonetheless.

Clearly, I used to be entering into their tender. He went around me like a MotoGP rider. He took me to high school. I found out what I wanted to work on.

I feel, with two to go, he was on the alternative facet of me going up into flip one once more, and we performed rooster all the best way up into flip three. We each went off the monitor, but it surely was enjoyable.

I ended up popping out of the deal. Simply so enjoyable driving these FTR1200 Indians. Simply such a phenomenal bike and a lot enjoyable to trip. We’re nonetheless creating it, actually.

Simply, each session, we’re figuring them out and getting extra comfy. We nonetheless have a method to go.

I feel there are some large chunks nonetheless to get extra comfy. The entire Mission Meals assist and Roland Sands Design and shout out to Patricia Fernandez for principally loaning us her motor.

We misplaced a motor, and he or she had crashed and totaled her bike, so we took her motor yesterday in-between periods. Large hats off to her.

It was tremendously enjoyable with my teammate and (Andy) DiBrino. It’s only an enjoyable class. It’s the Tremendous Hooligan class. It’s purported to be enjoyable.”


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