DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – American Flat Track has announced that Öhlins USA will continue its partnership with the series for a fourth consecutive season.
Founded in 1976 and a world champion by 1978, Öhlins has won more than 300 world titles in its illustrious history, including triumphs in MotoGP, IndyCar, MXGP, World Superbike, World Rally Championship, and much more. The benchmark of quality in suspension manufacturing, Öhlins demonstrated its commitment to American Flat Track with the development of a range of suspension specifically tailored to the unique demands of professional flat track racing.
“We’re proud to continue our partnership with Öhlins USA,” said Michael Lock, CEO or American Flat Track. “Their support of our riders and teams with the highest quality suspension in the industry is a huge benefit to our sport.”
“Öhlins USA is all about hardcore racing and American Flat Track is the peak of that mountain,” said Doug Shaw, Racing Manager of Öhlins USA. “For the fourth consecutive year, we have been pushing hard to step up our game in the support and service of the AFT paddock, and those efforts have really paid off. Because AFT is such a major series to us, we are absolutely pumped for the start of the 2019 season.“
Öhlins USA will again maintain a presence at select rounds in 2019 in order to support its riders, while providing fans with an opportunity to get an up-close look at its signature gold product lines.