What do Triumph Motorcycles and Ramspur Winery have in common?
The Calistoga Half-Mile National!
Daytona Beach, FL (August 26, 2015) - Terry Otton of Ramspur Winery and his partners are promoting the Calistoga Half-Mile Flat Track, scheduled for September 26. They are announcing that Triumph Motorcycles has signed on as the Presenting Sponsor. We will hear all the back stories of how this package came together, who is involved and what it means to the sport. This is the second year they have promoted this race and they are bringing back popular features and adding new ones.
George Latus is the owner of Latus Motors Racing Factory Triumph team who will be competing at the Ramspur Winery Calistoga Half-Mile. They are also fierce competitors in the MotoAmerica Series with their rider Bobby Fong currently 6th heading into the championship race at New Jersey Motorsports Park. What does it take to race with teams in two different series while managing your motorcycle dealerships? We get answers to that and more as George calls in from Washington State to join us.
Bill Gately is the owner of the Bonneville Performance Factory Triumph team and he joins us to catch us up on the on-track and off-track activities of his team. Following the Black Hills Half-Mile he had a banged up rider, Jake Shoemaker, and a badly damaged Triumph flat track motorcycle. How bad was the aftermath of the 80mph contact with the fencing? Get answers to that and what it means for Triumph Motorcycles to come on board at Calistoga from a lifelong Triumph guy who has a long standing relationship with the factory.
Steve Bidlack of Triumph Motorcycles will also joins us.