Monthly Archives: May 2015

Rikard Gustafsson from turbo to nitro

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Rikard Gustafsson is a class of his own in Funny Bike. His 6.36 seconds at Santa Pod is still unchallenged and with his Funny Bike the Swede was, more often than they wanted, too fast for the Top Fuel Bikes he had to face. But this season the turbo wizard will enter unknown territory – nitro – as Gustafsson will debut a brand new Top Fuel Bike.  Continue reading

Vance & Hines contingency partner for Pro Stock Motorcycle in EDRS Pro Nordic MC

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Vance & Hines, the world famous American manufacturer of aftermarket motorcycle performance parts, will be contingency partner for Pro Stock Motorcycle in the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship 2015. “We have some great racers representing us in Europe. We want to help support and give back to the people that believe in the Vance & Hines products. The racer that buys our products and supports our company deserves to get something in return and this is the best way to reach them we feel”, says Eddie Krawiec, three-time NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle world champion, rider of the Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson and business manager for the Vance & Hines race shop.  Continue reading

Jan Sturla Hegre knows best of both worlds, Top Fuel and Super Twin

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In only its second year, the number of championships in the EDRS Pro Nordic Motorcycle Championship will go up to four. For the first time Top Fuel Motorcycle, the fastest category in motorcycle drag racing, will be an official championship in 2015. One of the favourites to win that first EDRS title is Jan Sturla Hegre, generally recognized as one of the most talented motorcycle drag racers in Europe. The young Norwegian racer already made a name in Super Twin, but will now concentrate on the Uggerud Bros Top Fuel Motorcycle, to claim that first EDRS Pro Nordic MC Top Fuel title for Norway.  Continue reading

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Jan Sturla Hegré, NOR - Top Fuel MC
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Mogens Lund, DEN - Super Street Bike
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