McKinney Motorsports team report

Championship, Wins, Records for McKinney Motorsports

story, photos and video by Tim Hailey

 

Eric McKinney

—third straight PDRA Pro Extreme Motorcycle championship for rider Eric McKinney

—sixth PXM championship for McKinney in three different series

—new Manufacturers Cup records of 3.99 and 178 mph for McKinney

—Manufacturers Cup Pro Mod win for rider/tuner Ashley Owens

Ashley Owens

The McKinney Motorsports team rolled into Valdosta’s South Georgia Motorsports Park with a third straight Professional Drag Racers Association (PDRA) championship for rider Eric McKinney already notched on their trailer wall. They left with a Pro Mod win for rider/tuner Ashley Owens and both ends of the Manufacturers Cup record, with McKinney laying down the Man Cup’s first 3 second pass.

It was a great way to cap off a hard-fought season for the Hamersville, Ohio based team that now has six Pro Extreme Motorcycle (PXM) championships—three PDRA, two ADRL, and one AMA/Dragbike.

See the speed, hear the noise, and smell the tire smoke and race fuel as Eric and Ashley rip up the SGMP eighth mile in this video.

Watch highlights from the Man Cup race and interviews with McKinney and Owens here:

 


McKinney Motorsports thank the PDRA , Manufacturers Cup ,the whole McKinney Motorsports team, including Ashley Owens, Eric McKinney, owner Scott McKinney, Steve McKinney, Debbie McKinney, Eric’s fiancée Ashley, Fast By Gast , Schnitz Racing , ProFab, Vance&Hines , McKinney Farm, Eatmyink , Lanco Machine Tool, Tin Soldier Racecars , and John Trutnau.

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