Harley-Davidson is making its snow hill climb debut on the X Video games in Aspen, Colorado, in one of many latest medal sports activities: the Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb.
That’s proper, not solely did Harley construct a motorbike for a snow hill climb race, it’s truly created the class altogether. In it, twin-cylinder bikes will race face to face up the snowboard SuperPipe ramp in a sequence of heats till a winner is topped king of the hill.
Why is Harley getting concerned within the snow hill climb scene?
“For 115 years H-D riders from all walks of life have expressed their freedom from the seat of America’s favourite bike, so it’s pure for us to proceed to blaze trails—this day without work the street and within the snow,” mentioned Scott Beck, Harley-Davidson’s director of selling. “We’ve raced the ice and climbed nearly each form of hill, and the Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb is one other manner for us to develop the game of motorcycling. We all know our riders, and X Video games followers and athletes alike share a ardour for adrenaline and pace.”
Josh Mueller, who might be racing for Harley-Davidson on a closely modified Sportster, mentioned: “I’m honored to be one of many first to experience mine up the Snow Hill Climb throughout X Video games 2018. Historical past might be made in Aspen, and each athlete will look on with envy as we race up the SuperPipe.”
The Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb will air January 28 at 10:45 p.m. ET stay on ESPN for the medal rounds, whereas the prelims will be discovered stay at 10:15 p.m. ET solely on Fb.