Celebrating 50 Years of the Harley-Davidson XR750: Part III of IV

Courtesy of AFT – American Flat Track

As the most legendary motorcycle in the history of the sport turns 50, we celebrate its legacy, triumphs and influence on the current machines of professional flat track racing.

Photo Credit: Mitch Friedman

A crucial difference motorcycle sport has long lorded over its four-wheeled counterpart — and continues to even in today’s electronics age — is the simple fact that on a bike the human behind the controls remains the ultimate factor determining wins and losses.

For all the decades of developmental work and mechanical black magic behind it, there’s no denying that the historic success of Harley-Davidson’s XR750 is also intrinsically tied to the heroics of a select group of otherworldly riders.

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