Chris & Linda Rivas - Owners

Chris & Linda Rivas

Phone: 559-441-7922
After a very successful career in drag racing at the professional level, Chris started Chris Rivas V-Twin in 2008 at it's current location. Chris and the team at CRVT is currently very involved in Land Speed Racing, Breaking and holding many records at Bonneville and El Mirage Dry Lake. In 2012 Chris became the only person to pilot a Harley Touring bike (Bagger) to over 200 MPH!! 2016 Chris rode a 2009 FXD (Dyna) to a record speed of 244 MPH becoming the fastest Dyna in the world!! Currently Chris is the engine builder and Crew Chief for Team Liberty and NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle team with Angelle Sampey and Cory Reed as the team riders.
Vinny - Technician / Shop Foreman


Technician / Shop Foreman
Phone: 559-441-7922
Vinny feels blessed and thanks the Lord that he has been able to ride and work on Motorcycles his whole life. Vinny is passionate about motorcycles and it shows in his work ethics, riding and lifestyle. In 2004 Vinny bought a brand new Harley and in 2010 decided to turn his passion into a career when he came to work at CRVT. Vinny also has 30+ years’ experience as a machinist and that’s why most days you’ll find him in our machine shop boring cylinders, porting heads or building engines.
Raymond - Parts & Service


Parts & Service
Phone: 559-441-7922
Raymond's passion for all things 2-wheeled stems from years of racing and working on his own projects. Starting with BMX racing at a very young age, acquiring sponsors and working with a small company designing and testing parts to dirtbiking as a hobby; and eventually graduating to a street bike when he was old enough. His desire to continue learning is what fuels him to stay up to date with industry news and innovative products. Before coming to Chris Rivas V-Twin Ray spent 2 years managing a parts store for a national motorcycle company and most days you'll find him researching and looking through parts catalogs.