Vance & Hines has announced its largest and most extensive contingency support program for motorcycle racers, including riders in the Camping World NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle category. The contingency sponsorships, offered in partnership with four race sanctioning bodies, has the potential to put nearly $200,000 in the hands of motorcycle racers in 2022.
In addition to the Camping World NHRA series, the program offers contingency sponsorship funds to riders in XDA Drag Racing, American Flat Track (AFT), and MotoAmerica. Contingency funds are offered to riders who are top finishers in a race or series and who qualify by using Vance & Hines products and services. Total value of the contingency sponsorship program in 2022 is $198,050.
"Our company is built on a foundation of racing and performance," said Vance & Hines President Mike Kennedy. "These contingency payouts are just one of the ways we support riders who use our products."
In NHRA Drag Racing, riders who earn a win or runner-up using a Vance & Hines four-valve Suzuki engine in each Pro Stock Motorcycle race are eligible a payout, and a rider could also earn a $10,000 bonus for winning the world championship. Riders using a Vance & Hines exhaust on their Suzuki motorcycle in the Pro Stock Motorcycle class can earn a payout for a win or runner-up finish at each event. The total potential payout for NHRA racers is $34,000. Vance & Hines factory race team riders are not eligible for these contingency payments.