Category: Kolby Carlile

A Much Better Springfield II For Jake Johnson

AFT Twins riders were met with atypical track conditions at the 100th running of the Springfield Mile this Labor Day weekend. Leading the way for the Estenson Racing squad was Jake Johnson, while veteran Ronnie Jones and rookie Kolby Carlile both struggled. Going into the race, Johnson said he preferred a rougher track than the ...

Top-10 Finish For Kolby Carlile At Springfield ST

Small Short Tracks aren’t really Kolby Carlile’s cup of tea. Even so, the defending AFT Singles Champion went into the 15th round of the American Flat Track season with a positive mindset, looking for top results on his Estenson Racing Yamaha YZ450F. But anything goes on a Short Track, but unfortunately, it did not go ...

Clean Slate For Kolby Carlile At Springfield II

Kolby Carlile’s American Flat Track AFT Singles title defense has not gone as planned in 2018. Some bad luck and a host of mechanicals had the Estenson Racing team looking to start fresh after the previous round in Peoria. With the short break and some testing time in, Carlile heads to Springfield with regained confidence. ...

Jake Johnson Looking To Keep Momentum Rolling Into Springfield Mile II

Estenson Racing heads to Springfield, Illinois, and one of American Flat Track’s legendary venues for the 100th running of the Springfield Mile on September 2. Jake Johnson returns to Springfield with momentum on his side and looking for some redemption after a disappointing Springfield Mile I. His string of podiums topped off by his Buffalo ...

More Mechanical Woes For Kolby Carlile

Frustration is mounting for reigning AFT Singles Champion Kolby Carlile as he unfortunately suffered another DNF during the 2018 American Flat Track season with a mechanical issue at the Peoria TT. Carlile went into the weekend confident that he could return to the podium on his Estenson Racing Yamaha YZ450F. He put some hours on ...

Kolby Carlile Poised For Peoria TT Glory

Estenson Racing’s Kolby Carlile heads to Peoria, Illinois, for the 72nd annual Peoria TT, round 14 of the American Flat Track season, on Saturday, August 18. The defending AFT Singles Champion looks to improve on last year’s runner-up performance by taking the top step on the podium in 2018 aboard his Yamaha YZ450F. After a ...

An Unlucky Round 13 For Estenson Racing’s Kolby Carlile

Unfortunately for Estenson Racing’s Kolby Carlile, bad luck struck again at the 13th round of American Flat Track – the Black Hills Half-Mile. Clutch issues put Carlile behind the eight ball, but the defending AFT Singles champ overcame the bad start to score points in the championship with another top-10 finish during the Sturgis Rally. ...

Kolby Carlile Bounces Back From Struggles In Sturgis To Score Points At Buffalo Chip TT

Although Kolby Carlile was looking forward to American Flat Track’s 12th round of the season, he spent the day searching for the right setup and was left behind in a very stacked AFT Singles class at the Buffalo Chip TT. He and his Estenson Racing crew continued to push forward and worked together to overcome a ...

Kolby Carlile Seeking Success In Sturgis

A refreshed Kolby Carlile heads to Sturgis, S.D. extra-motivated and ready for twice the American Flat Track action with the Buffalo Chip TT on Sunday, August 5 and the Black Hills Half-Mile on Tuesday, August 7. The month-long break between American Flat Track rounds allowed the defending AFT Singles Champion some time for reflection about ...