XDA: 2019 Sponsor Line-up

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2019 Sponsor Line-up


APE supports the XDA racers!

APE has signed on as the class sponsor of the Nitrous Bulls class that will be run on Saturday Night during the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground at every XDA event with the “Running of the Bulls”.

The APE Nitrous Bulls class is a Heads-Up, 1/8 mile, 16-bike field Grudge Shootout designed for Nitrous Big Bore bikes and Nitrous Liter bikes on DOT tires or a 7” slick and no bars.

APE Race Parts





The APE Nitrous Bulls class will be run at all 6 XDA events in 2019 and will now have a points system to determine a Champion each year and an official Top 10. More details on this exciting program coming soon!

APE is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A heartfelt thank you goes to Jay Eshbach and Dianne Eshbach from APE for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on APE, visit their website at www.aperaceparts.com


Bates Leathers supports the XDA racers!

Bates Leathers continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA and get measured for a brand new custom drag racing suit of your own.

Bates Leathers

Bates Leathers is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Bates Leathers has posted a total contingency this year of $7,500 in gift certificates for their Full Leather Suits.

A big thank you goes to Dana and Dawn from Bates Leathers for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Bates Leathers, visit their website at www.batesleathers.com


Brock’s Performance supports the XDA racers!

Brock’s Performance continues their support as the class sponsor of the Brock’s Performance Street E.T. class. The Brock’s Performance Street E.T. class is the second largest class at the XDA. It is open to street legal motorcycles only and has a guaranteed payout of $1,000 to win each day on Saturday and Sunday.

Brocks Performance

Brock’s Performance is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Brock’s Performance has posted a total contingency this year of $24,750 for their Brock’s Performance Exhaust Systems, BST Carbon Fiber Wheels, and Sprint Air Filters.

Brock’s Performance is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Brock Davidson and Rhonda Davidson from Brock’s Performance for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Brock’s Performance, visit their website at www.brocksperformance.com.


Cycle Concepts supports the XDA racers!

Cycle Concepts continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out at the track and see everything they have to offer your racing program.

Cycle Concepts is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Cycle Concepts has posted a total contingency this year of $9,900 for their Drag Pak Clutches and JRI Shocks purchased through Cycle Concepts.

A big thank you goes to Dwayne McKinney and Phil Davis from Cycle Concepts for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Cycle Concepts, visit their website at www.facebook.com/cycle.concepts.79


DME Racing supports the XDA racers!

DME Racing continues their support as the Title Sponsor of the DME Racing Fall Nationals at Maryland International Raceway on September 20-22!

DME Racing also continues their support as the class sponsor of the DME Racing Real Street class. The DME Racing Real Street class has grown in the last year and is now seeing full fields. There are many new bikes coming out for 2019 and for this year we are starting a $5,000 to win DME Racing Real Street Royal Rumble 32-bike field to the Bike Bash event at VMP on August 23-25.

DME Racing is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. DME has posted a total contingency this year of $14,850 for their DME swingarms and oil pans with the DME logo.

DME Racing is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A heartfelt thank you goes to Dimey Eddinger and Andy Sawyer from DME Racing for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on DME Racing, visit their website at www.dmeracing.com


Dunigan Racing supports the XDA racers!

Dunigan Racing continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA, they are some of the kindest people you will ever meet at the track.

Dunigan Racing is also paying for the catered meal on Saturday Night for the Pro Street racers and crew at the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

Dunigan Racing

A big thank you goes to Dave Dunigan, Jason Dunigan and Brady Dunigan from Dunigan Racing for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Dunigan Racing, visit their website at www.duniganracing.com


FBR Shop supports the XDA racers!

The FBR Shop continues their support as the class sponsor of the FBR Shop 5.60 Index class. The FBR Shop 5.60 Index class is a great place for dragbikes and streetbikes to get their foot in the door to Index racing on a .400 Pro Tree.

The FBR Shop is always set-up on the vendor midway and also displays and sells Shinko Tires and Mickey Thompson Tires along with all of FBR Shop’s chassis and other products.

A big thank you goes to Marion Ford and Donna Ford for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on FBR Shop, visit their website at www.fbrshop.com


G Force Racing Engines supports the XDA racers!

G Force Racing Engines comes on board as a brand new Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA and get some of the G Force Racing Engines horsepower!

G Force Racing Engines is also assembling a race team of killers to compete in the “Running of the Bulls” Championship Series on Saturday Night during the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground.

A big thank you goes to Landon Ingram from G Force Racing Engines for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on G Force Racing Engines, visit their website at www.gforceraceengines.com


JE Pistons supports the XDA racers!

JE Pistons comes on board as a brand new Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA and see what JE Pistons can do for you.

Cindy Verkooij is now at JE Pistons and is eager to grow the Powersports division of the company, and there is no better place to do that, than the XDA.

JE Pistons is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Cindy Verkooij and Mark Gearhart from JE Pistons for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on JE Pistons, visit their website at www.jepistons.com


HTP Performance supports the XDA racers!

HTP Performance continues their support as the class sponsor of the HTP Performance Grudge class. The HTP Performance Grudge class is run all weekend at XDA. Plus, on Saturday Night is the return of the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground that begins after the last round of the Pros!

During the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground on Saturday Night, we will be running eliminations for the “Running of the Bulls” at 8pm, 9pm, 10pm and 10:45pm. And we will be running the HTP Performance Grudge class in between each round of the Bulls at no extra charge. If you purchase the $50 Saturday Grudge tech card, then you are able to make as many runs as you like during the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground on Saturday Night at no extra charge.

More information on the “Running of the Bulls” classes is coming soon… Stay tuned!

HTP Performance is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Cecil Towner and “Big” Cecil from HTP Performance for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on HTP Performance, visit their website at https://shop.htpperformance.com


Mace Motorsports supports the XDA racers!

Mace Motorsports continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Mike Mace and the Mace Motorsports is a race team that is all about giving back to the Motorcycle Drag Racing Community.

Mace Motorsports is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Mike Mace from Mace Motorsports for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Mace Motorsports, be sure to stop in on the vendor midway and say hello!


Maxx ECU supports the XDA racers!

Maxx ECU comes on board as a brand new Associate Sponsor at the XDA.

Maxx ECU’s Steve Nichols will be at all XDA events offering track support and information on their ECU products that you can find on many bikes in the Orient Express Pro Street, DME Racing Real Street, Pro Xtreme, Vance & Hines 4.60 Index, and Running of the Bulls classes.

A big thank you goes to Steve Nichols from Maxx ECU for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Maxx ECU, visit their website at www.maxxecu.com


Marvic Wheels supports the XDA racers!

Marvic Wheels continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA.

Marvic Wheels are high-performance magnesium racing wheels that many of the top Orient Express Pro Street, DME Racing Real Street, and Running of the Bulls classes use for that winning edge!

Marvic Wheels is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Fred Renz from Marvic Wheels for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Marvic Wheels, visit their website at www.yoyodyneti.com


M2 Shocks supports the XDA racers!

M2 Shocks continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA and see the M2 Shocks product line, services, and track support.

M2 Shocks is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Marcus McBain from M2 Shocks for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on M2 Shocks, visit their website at www.m2shocks.com


Mickey Thompson Tires supports the XDA racers!

Mickey Thompson Tires continues their support as the class sponsor of the Mickey Thompson Tires Top Sportsman class. The Mickey Thompson Tires Top Sportsman class is designed for the Quickest 32 E.T. Bracket Bikes on the property from the MPS Pro E.T. class.

The Mickey Thompson Tires Top Sportsman class features many 7-second machines from hardcore all motor GS platforms, to nitrous huffing Hayabusas and turbocharged liter bikes. $3,000 goes to the class winner, and the winner also advances into 6th round of the MPS Pro E.T. class for a shot at an additional $3,000, for a total of $6,000 to win at each XDA event on Sunday alone! With Saturday’s MPS Pro E.T. winner payout of $3,000, a Pro E.T. bike has the chance to win $9,000 in just one weekend.

Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels

The FBR Shop is always set-up on the vendor midway and will be selling Mickey Thompson Tires at all XDA events for the season. So be sure to stop by and grab those Mickey Thompson slicks and stay ahead of the competition.

A big thank you goes to Tommy Kundrik from Mickey Thompson Tires for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Mickey Thompson Tires, visit their website at www.mickeythompsontires.com


MPS supports the XDA racers!

MPS continues their support as the class sponsor of the MPS Pro E.T. class. The MPS Pro E.T. class is the largest class at every XDA event and features a guaranteed $3,000 to win on Saturday and another $3,000 to win on Sunday at every event. This is the highest payout for the Pro E.T. class over any other series.

MPS Racing

Be sure to stop by and see MPS on the vendor midway during an XDA event and check out their great product line for dragbikes and street bikes.

A big thank you goes to Dan Rudd from MPS for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on MPS, visit their website at www.mpsracing.com


MTC Engineering supports the XDA racers!

MTC Engineering continues their support as the Title Sponsor of the MTC Engineering Summer Nationals at Virginia Motorsports Park on May 31st – June 2nd!

MTC Engineering is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. MTC has posted a total contingency this year of $21,450 for their Gen 1, Gen 2 and Slider clutches along with their MTC Pistons.

MTC Engineering

MTC Engineering is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A heartfelt thank you goes to Eric Hochstetler from MTC Engineering for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on MTC Engineering, visit their website at www.mtceng.com


Orient Express supports the XDA racers!

Orient Express continues their support as the class sponsor of the Orient Express Pro Street class. The Orient Express Pro Street class is the headlining class at the XDA and features the World’s Quickest and Fastest Streetbikes running speeds over 220mph in just 6-seconds!

The Orient Express Pro Street class has many new teams and builds coming to the XDA this year, and we are forecasting 25-30 bikes in competition at each event. The class will see even more variety this season with turbo Hayabusas, turbo 1000cc bikes, turbo ZX-14s, supercharged Hayabusas, nitrous-huffing Hayabusas, and even a nitrous assisted GS 1100.

Orient Express

Orient Express is also the title sponsor of the Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale on Sept 20-22 at MDIR, which is the biggest and quickest field of Pro Street bikes of the year featuring a $10,000 to win payout and a 32-bike field.

A heartfelt thank you goes to Skip Dowling and Jennifer Dowling from Orient Express for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Orient Express, visit their website at www.orientexpress.com


Penske Racing Shocks supports the XDA racers!

Penske Racing Shocks continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Penske Racing’s Cole Seitzinger will be at all XDA events offering services and track support for their racing shocks.

Penske Racing Shocks is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Penske Racing Shocks has posted a total contingency this year of an incredible $40,500 in product certificates for racers running a PS-89 series shock.

Penske Shocks

Penske Racing Shocks is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

Also, the Penske Racing Shocks Pro Street Shootout is back at the XDA with a special High Rollers race that is run during qualifying on Saturday at XDA!

A big thank you goes to Cole Seitzinger from Penske Racing Shocks for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Penske Racing Shocks, visit their website at www.penskeshocks.com


Platinum Fleet Repair supports the XDA racers!

Platinum Fleet Repair is now the Title Sponsor of the first XDA event of the season at Maryland International Raceway on April 26-28th with the Platinum Fleet Repair Spring Nationals!

We will also hold the Awards Ceremony on Saturday afternoon at the PFR Spring Nationals on the main stage to celebrate the 2018 Champions and the Top 10 finishers in each class. Platinum Fleet Repair will be giving out $1,000 in cash awards during the Awards Ceremony that anyone in attendance during the ceremony has a chance to win.

Platinum Fleet Repair is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

Platinum Fleet Repair is also paying for a catered meal on Saturday Night for Real Street riders and crew at the $5,000 to win DME Racing Real Street Royal Rumble 32-bike field on August 23-25 at VMP.

Their sister company, Platinum General Services is also the sponsor for the Pro Street class at the famous Haltech World Cup Finals presented by Wiseco on Oct 30-Nov 3 at MDIR. A heartfelt thank you goes to Ralphie and Saul Navarro from Platinum Fleet Repair for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Platinum Fleet Repair, visit their website at www.platinumfleetrepair.com


Quality Roofing supports the XDA racers!

Quality Roofing continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway with the baddest rig you have ever seen at the XDA!

Quality Roofing is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Chris Connelly Sr. and Chris Connelly Jr. from Quality Roofing for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Quality Roofing, visit their website at www.qualityroofinginc.com


Robinson Industries supports the XDA racers!

Robinson Industries continues their support as one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

Robinson Industries

Robinson Industries manufactures the highest quality motorcycle transmission parts that are tough enough for the most demanding racers of Pro, Sportsman and Grudge Racers!

A big thank you goes to Bill Robinson from Robinson Industries for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Robinson Industries, visit their website at www.robinsonindustriesinc.com


Schnitz Racing supports the XDA racers!

Schnitz Racing continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Schnitz Racing has been a supporter of Motorcycle Drag Racing for decades!

Be sure to check out their online store for all your racing needs!

Schnitz Racing

A big thank you goes to Dave Schnitz and Ryan Schnitz from Schnitz Racing for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Schnitz Racing, visit their website at https://store.schnitzracing.com


Shinko Tires supports the XDA racers!

Shinko Tires continues their support as the class sponsor of the Shinko Tires Crazy 8’s class. The Shinko Tires Crazy 8’s class is designed for street legal bikes to compete on a fixed 8.88 Index on a .400 Pro Tree. This awesome class has been around for the last decade and gives budget street bike racers a chance to do side by side battle at the XDA!

The FBR Shop is always set-up on the vendor midway and will be selling Shinko Tires at all XDA events for the season. So be sure to stop by and get your Shinko tires, so you are glued to the track!

A big thank you goes to Scott Casper and Kyle Isaacs from Shinko Tires for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Shinko Tires, visit their website at www.shinkotireusa.com


Unit 5 Components supports the XDA racers!

Unit 5 Components has signed on as the class sponsor of the brand new Brahma Bulls class that will be run on Saturday Night during the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground at every XDA event with the “Running of the Bulls”.

The Unit 5 Components Brahma Bulls class is a Heads-Up, 1/4 mile, No Time, 16-bike field Grudge Shootout designed for Naturally Aspirated bikes, 63.99” wheelbase max, no wheelie bars, DOT Tires, Stock Seat Position, and allows Gen 2 clutches.

The Unit 5 Components Brahma Bulls class will be run at all 6 XDA events in 2019 and will now have a points system to determine a Champion each year and an official Top 10. More details on this exciting program coming soon!

A big thank you goes to Joe Carlos from Unit 5 Components for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Unit 5 Components, visit their Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/unit5components


Vance & Hines supports the XDA racers!

Vance & Hines continues their support as the class sponsor of the Vance & Hines 4.60 Index class. The Vance & Hines 4.60 Index class at the XDA sees the largest fields of 4.60 Index bikes than anywhere else in the country with bike counts exceeding 32 bikes per event!

Vance & Hines is also now going to be the XDA Winner’s Circle presenting sponsor and will be providing the XDA with new Track Official shirts for our expanding XDA staff. Racers and fans are welcome to use the new XDA Winner’s Circle presented by Vance & Hines as a backdrop for photo ops during events too.

Vance and Hines

Vance & Hines is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Vance & Hines has posted a total contingency this year of $10,350 for their Vance & Hines Competition Series Exhausts with triangle megaphones and Vance & Hines cylinder head porting with stamps of #1500 or higher.

Vance & Hines is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A heartfelt thank you goes to Eddie Krawiec and the whole Vance & Hines Team for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Vance & Hines, visit their website at www.vanceandhines.com


Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components supports the XDA racers!

Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA.

Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components manufacturers racing exhausts for all your performance needs!

Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components has posted a total contingency this year of $6,300 for their Voodoo Exhaust Sidewinder, Performance, and Shorty systems.

A big thank you goes to Rob Uecker from Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Voodoo Custom Motorcycle Components, visit their website at www.voodoomoto.com


VP Racing Fuels supports the XDA racers!

VP Racing Fuels continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA.

VP Racing Fuels is recognized by many as the world leader in race fuel technology, with a catalog of more than 70 fuel blends and a growing roster of VP-fueled champions across the entire spectrum of motorsports.

A big thank you goes to the whole gang at VP Racing Fuels for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on VP Racing Fuels, visit their website at www.vpracingfuels.com


Web-Cam supports the XDA racers!

Web-Cam continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA.

Web-Cam has been hard welding and grinding cams since 1945. With their knowledge and long-time involvement with the racing industry Web-Cam has proven to be the best.

A big thank you goes to Laurie Dunlap and all the girls from Web-Cam for their support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Web-Cam, visit their website at www.webcamshafts.com


Williford Racing supports the XDA racers!

Williford Racing comes on board as a brand new Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Be sure to check them out on the vendor midway at the XDA and get hooked up with that Williford Racing horsepower!

Williford Racing is going to have a busy year at the XDA in 2019 with bikes from their team competing in Orient Express Pro Street, DME Racing Real Street, Pro Xtreme, Boosted Bulls, APE Nitrous Bulls and the Monster Bulls classes.

Williford Racing

Be sure to check out all the action at the XDA including the all new “Running of the Bulls” Championship Series on Saturday Night during the HTP Performance Afterdark Underground.

Williford Racing is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Rodney Williford from Williford Racing for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Williford Racing, visit their website at www.willifordracing.com


Worldwide Bearings supports the XDA racers!

Worldwide Bearings continues their support as an Associate Sponsor at the XDA. Worldwide Bearings has been a supporter of Motorcycle Drag Racing for decades!

Make sure your bike is fitted with Worldwide Ceramic Bearings and maintain that racer edge!

Worldwide Bearings

Worldwide Bearings is also a sponsor in the 2019 XDA contingency program. Worldwide Bearings has posted a total contingency this year of $6,750 for their Worldwide Ceramic Bearings.

Worldwide Bearings is also one of the sponsors of the $10,000 to win Orient Express Pro Street Battle Royale 32-bike field on Sept 20-22 at MDIR.

A big thank you goes to Dave Conforti from Worldwide Bearings for his support of the XDA racers!

For more info on Worldwide Bearings, visit their website at www.worldwidebearings.com

Support those that support your sport!


2019 XDA Schedule

  • Apr 26-28 / PFR Spring Nationals / MDIR
  • MTC Summer Nationals / May 31-June 2 / VMP
  • Superbike Showdown / Jun 21-23 / MDIR
  • WPGC Bike Fest / Jul 26-28 / MDIR
  • Bike Bash / Aug 23-25 / VMP
  • DME Racing Fall Nationals / Sept 20-22 / MDIR

About the XDA – The Xtreme Dragbike Association (XDA) is an east coast motorcycle drag racing series with 700+ motorcycle racers competing at each event. Every XDA event hosts professional classes, sportsman classes, grudge racing, and a vendor midway. Lifestyle activities such as bike shows, bikini contests, DJ and live bands are also held at select events. For more information on the XDA, please visit XDAracing.com or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.