Progressive American Flat Track today announced a year-over-year increase of more than $800,000 in contingency bonuses available to set a new record total for the 2022 season. Combined, riders in all three progressive AFT classes are eligible for more of $3,100,000 in occasional bonuses.
The Progressive American Flat Track Contingency Award program is designed to reward teams and riders based on event and championship results with cash rewards from companies offering approved products.
The total funds available for each class are as follows:
- $1,752,850 for Mission SuperTwins presented by S&S Cycle
- $657,200 for Mission Production Twins presented by Vance & Hines
- $742,650 for Parts Unlimited AFT Singles presented by KICKER
“With over $3,000,000 at stake in 2022, there’s no doubt the drama and excitement will be at an all-time high at every stage of America’s Original Extreme Sport’s 69th season,” said Gene Crouch, COO of Progressive American. Flat track. “We would like to thank all the partners who have committed to supporting the paddock this year. Their support equates to a direct investment in the teams and riders who put on amazing races every weekend, and we really appreciate that.
The grand total of $3,152,700 is $810,050 more than what was offered in 2021. This increase was achieved with class-by-class increases of more than $200,000 each, racers in the premier class Mission SuperTwins alone benefiting from an increase of more than $300,000.
Participating OEMs in the 2022 Progressive American Flat Track Emergency Rewards Program include Harley-Davidson, Honda, Husqvarna, Indian Motorcycle, Kawasaki, KTM and Yamaha.
Other participating brands include Arai Helmet, Dunlop Motorcycle Tires, S&S Cycle, Vance & Hines, Mission Foods, Parts Unlimited, Al Lamb’s Dallas Honda and Mobile View.
Contingency payout for the 2022 Progressive American Flat Track season can be viewed at https://members.amaproracing.com/xml/ft/AMAP-FT-25-ContingencyList.pdf. In addition to the payouts listed on the competitor page, riders are eligible for the event and year-end bonuses for the Mission Production Twins Challenge, Mission #2Fast2Tasy Challenge, Al Lamb’s Dallas Honda Dash for Cash, and Mobile View Rookie of the Year, totaling a combined $200,300.
To help racers bring home as many contingency dollars as possible, Progressive AFT has created online contingency guidelines, which are available in the Competitor Information section on the AFT website and can be viewed via the following links:
Progressive AFT will kick off the 2022 season with the Dual flight Mission Volusia Half-Mile I & II during Daytona Bike Week on Thursday, March 10 and Friday, March 11 at Volusia Speedway Park. Book your season opener tickets now at https://store.americanflattrack.com/ebooking/ticket/view/id/3666.
Watch the live stream of all weekend racing activity for free via Facebook until the opening ceremonies. Fans can then purchase access to watch the Opening Ceremonies, Semi-Finals, Main Events and Podium Celebrations through Facebook’s Paid Online Events for $3.99 if purchased 24 hours or longer. in advance, or $4.99 if purchased on the day of the event. the Mission Volusia Half-Mile I & II will be premiered in a row on FS1 Sunday, March 20, starting at 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT.
For more information about Progressive AFT, visit https://www.americanflattrack.com. To score the latest gear for the Progressive American Flat Track fan, visit our official merchandise store at https://store.americanflattrack.com.
How to watch:
FOX Sports and Facebook are the official homes for Progressive American Flat Track coverage. For the 2022 season, all 18 races will premiere in hour-long TV shows on FS1 during highly desirable weekend time slots. The full schedule can be viewed at https://www.americanflattrack.com/events-foxsports. Viewers can watch live coverage of each round in the Facebook mobile app, Facebook desktop site, or on the Facebook Watch mobile app. To watch the live stream on TV, fans can download the Facebook Watch TV app or stream to a TV from the Facebook mobile app. Facebook Watch is available through Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, and Xbox One.