If it races on two wheels, you’ll likely see it at Infineon Raceway during the West Coast Moto Jam this weekend (May 14-16).
In addition to AMA Pro Road Racing, motorcycle fans will also be treated to Supermoto USA, Motocross, Flat Track and the first zero-carbon motorcycle race on U.S. soil with the TTXGP U.S. Championships.
The raceway will also host a variety of promotions, fan events and charitable activities to keep spectators and fans entertained. For more details on any of these events, please visit infineonraceway.com.
3J’s Motorcycle Track Day
Race week kicks off on Wednesday, May 12, with a 3J’s Motorcycle Track Day. It’s your chance to take your motorcycle on the road course, plus there’s lunch, a T-shirt, raffle and an evening reception following the event. For information or cost, visit 3jsmotorcycledays.com. All proceeds benefit Speedway Children’s Charities.
The quarter-mile drag strip will come alive on Wednesday night, May 12, with Motorcycle Drags. There will be action in the Bracket, Fun and Slow drag divisions. Trophies will be awarded to division winners. Cost: $25 competitors, $10 spectators in cars and free for spectators who attend on their motorcycle. Racing starts at 6 p.m. and the decibel limit is 115.
Grape Crushers Run with LeoVince
The 5th annual LeoVince Grape Crushers Run takes place on Thursday, May 13. AMA riders Melissa Paris and Jake Zemke will be among those enjoying the cruise through the Wine Country. To take part in this day of easy riding through the Sonoma Valley, contact LeoVince at leovinceusa.com.
New for 2010 is the LeoVince Lounge, which will be located at the south end of the Main Grandstand and will feature interactive elements, as well as new offerings from LeoVince.
Electric Motorcycle Demo Rides
Zero Motorcycles, which produces high-performance, lightweight electric motorcycles, will showcase its 2010 motorcycles and offer demo rides to pre-registered riders. To schedule a demo ride at the West Coast Moto Jam, visit: ZeroMotorcycles.com.
Japanese Motorcycle Heritage Foundation Display
The Japanese Motorcycle Heritage Foundation (JMHF) will host a display of more than 40 Japanese motorcycles throughout the weekend in the motorsports midway. The display will feature classic bikes from Honda, Yamaguchi, Suzuki and more, some dating as far back as 1942.
Gary Davis Vintage Race Bike Display
Hollywood stunt legend Gary Davis will bring out his unique vintage race bike collection for display all weekend at Infineon Raceway. Davis’ collection of up to 20 bikes can be found in the main paddock area.
AMA Rider Autograph Session
Meet all the AMA Pro Racing riders at an autograph session on Sunday, May 16, at noon. The session will take place under the main grandstand.
Motorcycle Art Show
The Infineon Technologies Business Center will be site for the 5th annual Motorcycle Art Show. Admission to the gallery is free.
Motor Sports Midway
Infineon Raceway will again feature a bustling Motor Sports Midway, featuring after-market products, food, beverage and entertainment options.
Track Talk Q&A Sessions
Race fans are invited to take part in question-and-answer sessions with top riders in the Wine Country Winner’s Circle on Saturday at 11:45 a.m. and Sunday at noon.
Infineon Raceway Girls
Be on the lookout for the beautiful Infineon Raceway Girls. If you’re lucky, you may even get a signed poster!Google+