Riding Into History Announces Grand Marshals for 2017 Motorcycle Concours d'Elegance

| 11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

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Yvon and Miquel Duhamel

Riding Into History is proud to announce father and son legendary motorcycle racers Yvon and Miguel Duhamel as the Grand Marshals for our 18th Annual Motorcycle Concours d’Elegance, May 20, 2017 at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida.

This father and son have succeeded in more racing events than most any other motorsports racers. Yvon has been inducted in the International Snowmobile Racing Hall of Fame, Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame, Canadian Motorcycle Hall of Fame, and the AMA Hall of Fame. He has raced in every style of motorcycle racing, from motocross to dirt track, road racing and drag racing. Yvon even was a world champion snowmobile racer. Yvon went to work for Kawasaki as one of their factory riders when they were racing the three cylinder two stroke motorcycles and they needed an expert rider to tame these powerful machines. Yvon did just that with Kawasaki’s first AMA national victory at Talladega in 1971.