The Team
Joe Kraft
Joe Kraft
Detroit, Michigan
  • Position: Crew Chief
  • Residence: Detroit, Michigan
  • Experience: 15+ years of racing and building bikes successfully in the AMA, WERA and CCS ranks. Crew Chief in the AMA since 2008 and led the effort to a 9th place and 11th place finish in AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike at Mid-Ohio in 2011, in the team's first entry into the class. Ohlins certified and owner of Witchkraft Motorsports. When not running the show, he dusts off his SV650 and goes racing, usually at the front.
Doug Cornett
Doug Cornett
Fowlerville, Michigan
  • Position: Crew / Rider Coach
  • Residence: Fowlerville, Michigan
  • Experience: 15+ years of experience racing with WERA, CCS and the AMA. Doug is an engineer, certified with Ohlins' suspension - and has been an integral part of Witchkraft Team since 2007. Doug also has been part of our results with AMA Pro Racing since 2008 and has added Moto 2 experience on his resume as well.
Aaron Bagwell
Aaron Bagwell
Burt, Michigan
  • Position: Rider / Crew
  • Residence: Burt, Michigan
  • Experience: Current racer and overall can-do-anything-and-everything when it comes to the bikes. Aaron has worked at numerous AMA events, as well as competing in the AMA himself. His tireless work effort and dedication to helping the team has made our team a much better one. Aaron most recently was the Crew Chief for the Wounded Warriors AMA Pro XR1200 team at Indy.
Matt Kraft
Matt Kraft
Detroit, Michigan
  • Position: Crew / Public & Media Relations
  • Residence: Detroit, Michigan
  • Experience: From crew responsibilities to handling photos, video, viral marketing and many organizational tasks, Matt's eye for a professional appearance and team representation is a big asset for the team.
Eddie Kraft
Eddie Kraft
Detroit, Michigan
  • Position: Rider
  • Residence: Detroit, Michigan
  • Experience: Over 85 wins and two National Championships competing in WERA regional, national and AMA sanctioned events. Competed in AMA Supersport in 2008.

Witchkraft Racing History

Honda East
Honda East of Toledo
Yoshimura R&D
Yoshimura R&D
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  • Made the Cover of American Motorcyclist!  Incredible.
  • Gas!
  • Honda East banner.  Yamaha bike.
  • Ever feel like someone is watching you ..
  • Leaning
  • Gauging traction on Grattan's notorious sealer.