Indian ‘Wrecking Crew’ to compete in X Games 2017
Legendary Road Racer Larry Pegram to Join Jared Mees, Bryan Smith & Brad Baker Aboard the Indian Scout FTR750 at X Games’ Flat Track Racing Event.
Indian Motorcycle Racing will make its X Games debut in its hometown of Minneapolis on July 13. The ‘Wrecking Crew’, featuring 2015 inaugural gold medalist Bryan Smith, 2016 gold medalist Jared Mees and two-time bronze medalist Brad Baker, with special guest rider and veteran road racer Larry Pegram to make a four strong-team piloting Indian Scout FTR750s in pursuit of Gold.
“It’s been an incredible season thus far, which has vastly exceeded our expectations, and having the opportunity to compete in the X Games in front of our hometown is truly special,” said Reid Wilson, Indian Motorcycle Marketing Director. “In addition to being our first time at X Games, this will be the first time we have four Indian Scout FTR750 race bikes in the field.”
“When invited to participate in the X Games Flat Track Race, one of the first calls I made was to Indian Motorcycle to inquire about an Indian Scout FTR750,” said Pegram. “There’s no doubt the Indian Scout FTR750 is one of the hottest stories within all of motorsports, let alone the flat track community.”