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It’s Something Inside is a feature length documentary that will explore the spirit and soul of motorcycle racing in the United States. From grassroots racing through to the highest ranks in the United States, AMA Superbike, AMA Flat Track, and AMA Supermoto.
Since the financial crisis hit, motorcycle racing has seen a rather large lull in numbers. Motorcycle racing needs to return to the successful days of the past. We need the crowds at the races and the viewership on TV that the sport used to achieve. With that comes a return of sponsorship money. I’m looking to find a way to show everyone the beautiful, elegant, sensational and bright world of road racing, in hopes to regenerate interest. I plan to develop a film which will excite people who have never before watched road racing, as well as bring pride to the people that participate in the sport on a daily basis. A return to the glory days is something i’d love to try to help accomplish.
Erik Buell’s motorcycle assembly line has been running about a month, and already Buell is worried about not having enough space as he ramps up production and kicks his engineering efforts into overdrive.
“These are wonderful problems to have,” Buell says as he walks through the plant where the first Erik Buell Racing production motorcycles are being assembled for delivery in February.
The plant’s layout was designed by a former automotive industry engineer who was fed up with big companies and, like Buell, wanted to challenge the status quo … More