2011 World Superbike
In the first World Superbike race at Miller Motorsports Park on Memorial Day, starting from pole position for the fourth time this season, Althea Ducati’s Carlos Checa lost a couple of positions through the first corners, finding himself in fourth at the end of the first lap.
2011 Harley-Davidson Events
Two American icons, outlaw country music and Harley-Davidson Motor Company, launch the summer concert season this Memorial Day weekend with Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown tour.
This second annual outdoor music tour mixes some of the hottest young artists in country music with the rogue roots of Harley-Davidson and America.
2011 AMA Flat Track
When it comes to Memorial Day and American motorsports, open-wheel car racing has the Indy 500, stock cars have the Coca Cola 600, and the AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Insurance Flat Track Championship has the Springfield Mile, held May 28-29 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.