Buell Announces Expanded 2006 Racing Contingency Program.

Motorcycle.com Staff
by Motorcycle.com Staff
From Buell:

More than $700,000 in Cash Contingencies Posted for Privateer BuellRacers aboard XB and XBRR models

EAST TROY, Wis. (January 23, 2006) - Buell Motorcycle Company recentlyannounced an expanded racing support program for 2006, with more than$700,000 posted in cash contingencies for Buell racers competing in avariety of national and regional race series events and classes aboardXB models and the XBRR production racing motorcycle.

"We're committed to supporting our dealer and privateer teams throughthis contingency program and trackside support at select events," saidErik Buell, Chairman and Chief Technical Officer of Buell MotorcycleCompany. "I remember the days of scraping and scrounging and workingcrazy hours as a privateer racer. This program will help our racersachieve their goals, and seeing them succeed is a great thrill to all ofus at Buell."

The contingency program will reward Buell racers competing on the 2007XBRR and 2003 or newer XB model motorcycles in the following series andclasses: American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Formula Xtreme class;American Sportbike Racing Association (ASRA) Thunderbike and Superbikeclasses; Western Eastern Racers Association (WERA) Formula 1 NationalChallenge Sprints; American Federation of Motorcyclists (AFM) FormulaTwins Expert and Formula 4 Expert classes; Willow Springs MotorcycleClub (WSMC) BOTT Heavyweight Expert and BOTT Middleweight Expertclasses; Washington Motorcycle Road Racing Association (WMRRA) FormulaThunder Expert class; and Championship Cup Series (CCS), SuperTwinsExpert and Thunderbike Expert and Amateur classes.

Complete details of the 2006 Buell contingency program, including theracer registration form, are available at www.buell.com in the RacingSupport Section. The program begins with races on or after February 1,2006.

Buell Motorcycle Company, a subsidiary of Harley-Davidson, Inc.,produces sport motorcycles, motorcycle parts, accessories and apparel.To learn more about Buell motorcycles, visit your local Buell dealertoday and experience the pure streetfighter attitude, style andperformance only found on board a Buell. Pull into www.buell.com for theBuell dealer nearest you.

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