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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-21-2012, 04:02 AM Thread Starter
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Nice! This is awesome.

The idea of my body being inches away from a solid wall at a full lean scares me to death. I prefer a niiicceeee long run-off.
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Nice! I f'n love that race. The sound of 200mph bikes roaring around a city is surreal. That tight right turn 3 (Lisboa) is about the only turn with any runout, and it's maybe a hundred feet. Most of those barriers are either Armco, or a big stack of tires tied together and covered in plywood with moly bolts. The first few years I went "safety" crews would run out before the bikes went on track and strap nasty old mattresses to the Armco in turn 1. I always thought it looked like covering a cheese grater with tissue paper.

Catch the World Touring Car race too, if you get a chance. Great stuff.

Sadly, two guys died this year. A rider from Portugal and a driver from HK. RIP. I was there quite a few years and never saw a casualty.

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I find myself moving my phone so my head is level with the road lol

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