13 Time Grand National Event Winner and X Games Gold Medalist Sammy Halbert brings his veteran experience to the Harley-Davidson Factory Flat Track Racing Team. Since his rookie season in 2004 Halbert has won 13 times in Grand National competition and is an X Games Gold Medalist. Always a tenacious competitor, he placed third in the twins championship chase in 2015, scored four wins and finished second in the championship in 2012, and won four times in 2011 and finished third. Halbert was named AMA Ricky Graham Rookie of the Year in 2006 and won his first Grand National race at the 2007 Castle Rock TT. Racing for Estenson Logistics in 2017, Halbert placed fourth in AFT Twins points with five podium results and 14 top-10 finishes. Halbert is 30 years old and lives in Graham, Wash.
Champion in Pro Twins class, Jarod Vanderkooi (VAN-der-koy) has been a rising star on the AFT circuit since winning the 2015 GNC1 Rookie of the Year Award after scoring four top-10 finishes and placing 12th in the points. The 2014 GNC2 Twins champion, Vanderkooi won his first pro event on the Springfield Mile, his first of two victories at Springfield that season. In 2016, he finished 10th in the standings and scored three top-five finishes. Vanderkooi posted eight top-10 results and finished the 2017 AFT Twins season in ninth place as a member of the Richie Morris Racing Team. Vanderkooi is 20 years old and lives in Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
Check out the bike that started the whole H-D revolution of a purpose-built, nimble 750cc V-Twin street weaver.
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