Ducati Posts $180,000 In AFT Contingencies

Ducati has posted a hefty $180,000 in American Flat Track contingencies

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – With an American Flat Track contingency offering from Ducati of more than $180,000 for the new season, what was already the largest contingency pool in the history of the sport has now surpassed the $2 million mark.

“The American Flat Track series continues to gain both strength and pace,” says Michael Lock, CEO of American Flat Track. “Support in 2018 for our paddock from Ducati, a world-class racing organization, is a testament to how important AFT is becoming to the motorcycle industry as a whole.”

Ducati’s contingency offering for the AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines division will total $180,100 for the 2018 season, including a $10,000 for a championship win.

To be eligible for Ducati contingency monies, teams must utilize the 821cc twin-cylinder engine that served as the powerplant for Ducati’s 2015-2018 Monster and 2013-2015 Hypermotard models.

Payout breakdowns on a per-event bases are as follows:

1st: $5,000

2nd: $2,000

3rd: $1,200

4th: $750

5th: $500