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Forum: Hacks 12-05-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By johnny_killmore
Hacks n' Pups Documentary

So, I see the mention in the actual pups/hacks thread but I don't see a stand alone thread about it in the first two pages... reckon I'll do i m'self. Sorry if it's redundant but I have not been on...
Forum: Racing 01-05-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By johnny_killmore
I am the reigning West coast champion in the...

I am the reigning West coast champion in the SRA-West Formula Sidecar Championship (www.sra-west.us (http://advrider.com/forums/www.sra-west.us)) and am the current President of the SRA-West. I am...
Forum: Hacks 09-19-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,122
Posted By johnny_killmore
Hell man, that shoulda gone in the ride report...

Hell man, that shoulda gone in the ride report section just cuz it deserved it's own thread. I don't think this thread can really get hijacked anyway; it was just a quick reminder. Im usually not in...
Forum: Equipment 09-19-2013, 02:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By johnny_killmore
Bwahaha! My number of posts on an internet...

Bwahaha!

My number of posts on an internet forum should-- For the love of god-- NEVER be an indication of street cred. Having said that I have zero inclination to present my credentials to...
Forum: Equipment 09-16-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By johnny_killmore
Cool. Yes I definitely can't find any hard data...

Cool. Yes I definitely can't find any hard data saying not to. Of course, there isn't hard data saying not to run a car tire on the back of your mega-luxo-touring bike and I still wouldn't want to do...
Forum: Hacks 09-15-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,122
Posted By johnny_killmore
I got there at like noon myself and passed a lot...

I got there at like noon myself and passed a lot of sidecars that were on their way out, though there were still plenty on display. Ended up heading up to Newcombs afterward. Was a good day.
-Johnny
Forum: Equipment 09-15-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By johnny_killmore
Im of that general opinion. I couldn't find any...

Im of that general opinion. I couldn't find any info on this tire specifically though, but Ive heard of people running tubes in radials but also have repeatedly heard a mantra of "there is too much...
Forum: Hacks 09-15-2013, 02:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,122
Posted By johnny_killmore
Griffith Park Sidecar Rally

Now that there are only a few hours before the rally actually starts, I'll ask... where the hell is the thread for the 2013 Griffith Park Sidecar Rally?

I'll be there. Surprised there's not...
Forum: Hacks 09-15-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 209,073
Posted By johnny_killmore
Yes I am sad to say I was squarely with the...

Yes I am sad to say I was squarely with the "takers" believing in the hooligan glory that would come of a resurrected SSOD. I am ashamed to admit that the "leavers" had it right all along and I am a...
Forum: Equipment 09-15-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By johnny_killmore
Bridgestone BT-023 And Tubes

Okay, so I've done the obligatory search and find much talk about the actual tire, but who on here has run a tube inside the BT-023 from Bridgestone???

Please do not jump on with the party line of...
Forum: Racing 06-16-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,525
Posted By johnny_killmore
Damn there is just no easy way to post updates to...

Damn there is just no easy way to post updates to here by phone. For those interested in the sidecar class, or the random photos I may be posting, I have some options for you.

You can find me on...
Forum: Racing 04-12-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,525
Posted By johnny_killmore
Yeah the road is in a park, so there is a toll....

Yeah the road is in a park, so there is a toll. They don't charge the race organizers $10 to use the road on race day though; they gouge the hell out of the organizers... part of the $40 price tag...
Forum: Racing 04-10-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,525
Posted By johnny_killmore
The race has a hard time making money. The road...

The race has a hard time making money. The road is a state park and so everyone wants to get paid up front. As stiff as $40 sounds (try paying a $2500 entry fee like the car drivers have to), the...
Forum: Racing 04-04-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,525
Posted By johnny_killmore
I think tickets are $40:...

I think tickets are $40: http://www.ppihc.com/tickets/
The pavement was finished last year. It drastically lowered times. Most every class had it's record reset, but rain for the cars made sure not...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 86,673
Posted By johnny_killmore
http://jalopnik.com/5973576/this-is-your-2013-daka...

http://jalopnik.com/5973576/this-is-your-2013-dakar-rally-day-one-and-two-mega-gallery/gallery/1?utm_campaign=socialflow_jalopnik_facebook&utm_source=jalopnik_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow
...
Forum: Racing 01-06-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 18,421
Views: 1,189,313
Posted By johnny_killmore
He's not the only one who loved to see some...

He's not the only one who loved to see some three-wheeled action! Woot!
-Johnny
Forum: Beasts 12-04-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,067
Posted By johnny_killmore
Woody's Wheel Works is on this forum in the...

Woody's Wheel Works is on this forum in the vendor area and other areas as well. I have read several times about not running tubeless tires without the safety bead, but I never really got a solid...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-20-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 10,328
Posted By johnny_killmore
I was not including gas pumps that don't have a...

I was not including gas pumps that don't have a card reader in that statement.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-20-2012, 01:57 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 10,328
Posted By johnny_killmore
I haven't come across one in years that didn't...

I haven't come across one in years that didn't work when the place was closed, but then again all my road-tripping is done in the Western US now. Back when I did this trip (1999) there were...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-16-2012, 02:30 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 10,328
Posted By johnny_killmore
I did about 1,500-1,550 miles in 26 hours from...

I did about 1,500-1,550 miles in 26 hours from Jacksonville NC to Omaha NE. Was back in 1999 on a '94 VFR750.I was dumb enough to do it once, but I wouldn't do it again. My hands were numb for 2 days...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-15-2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 35,507
Views: 8,954,725
Posted By johnny_killmore
Yeah, but you can buy patina: ...

Yeah, but you can buy patina:
http://www.sculptnouveau.com/Details.cfm?ProdID=44&category=6

:D

-Johnny
Forum: Old's Cool 10-11-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2,859
Views: 856,095
Posted By johnny_killmore
$1000. Chain/sprockets $200, fuel pump $100,...

$1000. Chain/sprockets $200, fuel pump $100, injector cleaning $80. Misc fluids and fuel line bits and fittings $100.
Just slides me in under $1500 if you don't count paying tribute to the Man for a...
Forum: Hacks 10-10-2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 209,073
Posted By johnny_killmore
I would def. not tell you how it ends... it's...

I would def. not tell you how it ends... it's rather anti-climactic anyway, but keep plowing through it. It's a real gem that just kinda... well, just keep reading.
Forum: Hacks 09-25-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
Does this count? ...

Does this count?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Wx-s0PJZ7Q&feature=player_embedded
Forum: Hacks 09-25-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,523
Posted By johnny_killmore
Has this video floated through here yet?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Wx-s0PJZ7Q&feature=player_embedded

Ural with the chair tire removed, limping home on 2 wheels
Forum: Hacks 09-22-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
Yeah Ive never done sidecarcross but I...

Yeah Ive never done sidecarcross but I passengered on one at pikes peak. Nthey are a handful. Its much more physical. Road racing sidecars is much more intense than when i raced solo. It might be...
Forum: Hacks 09-22-2012, 12:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
Drastically slower. Cars don't pop up on 2 wheels...

Drastically slower. Cars don't pop up on 2 wheels easily, the steering isn't welded to the front wheel, and there is no one on the roof climbing around to balance it. There's no comparison when...
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
Am I cheating because it's a race bike? ...

Am I cheating because it's a race bike?

http://johnnykillmore.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sidecar-Racing/2012-Racing/i-wG6RGjQ/0/XL/May-26-2012-CVMA-Race-10-XL.jpg
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c277/buba_zanett...

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c277/buba_zanetti/misc%20sidecar/JK3.jpg
Forum: Hacks 09-21-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,297
Posted By johnny_killmore
http://johnnykillmore.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Side...

http://johnnykillmore.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sidecar-Racing/2012-Racing/i-hVhBTJf/0/O/DSC4252.jpg
Forum: Racing 09-09-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
Part 2 up and running: ...

Part 2 up and running:
http://johnnykillmore.wordpress.com/2012/09/07/pikes-peak-2012-part-2-race-day/
Forum: Hacks 09-09-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 983
Posted By johnny_killmore
I'll be there, wearing the team shirt, so...

I'll be there, wearing the team shirt, so something like this:
http://johnnykillmore.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/295193_474281825923842_1814239198_n.jpg

Just without the odd hand gestures (unless...
Forum: Hacks 09-09-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 983
Posted By johnny_killmore
Griffith park sidecar rally 2012

Hello all,
I'm sure this is floating in the forum somewhere but I don't see it. Coming up Sunday:
http://sidestrider.com/event.htm
Forum: Racing 08-28-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
Yes. I think the cars started a little further...

Yes. I think the cars started a little further back, but I really don't remember. 30 sec intervals for the motorcycle division.
Forum: Racing 08-24-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
Hey all, Here is part 1 of my 1st person...

Hey all,
Here is part 1 of my 1st person account for those that are interested in that level of detail:
http://johnnykillmore.wordpress.com/2012/08/21/pikes-peak-2012-part-one/

The same account...
Forum: Racing 08-21-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
Barry, I totally agree with you on the principle...

Barry, I totally agree with you on the principle of your post. However, she was smart enough to show up with someone that did have a frame of reference, and listened to your advice. I don't like...
Forum: Racing 08-20-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
The spectator issue has got to be the deadest...

The spectator issue has got to be the deadest horse in motorsport. The officials tell the spectators they need to use sense as to where they view. That should be all the warning an adult needs....
Forum: Racing 07-01-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
The kind of money required to produce top TT...

The kind of money required to produce top TT riders isn't available through PPIHC, but I agree it would be nice.

As far as privateers go, the 450 class has the deepest field. That may change if...
Forum: Racing 06-26-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
The official word so far from the organizers:

The official word so far from the organizers:
Forum: Racing 06-26-2012, 12:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,996
Posted By johnny_killmore
http://www.kktv.com/video/live Live local...

http://www.kktv.com/video/live

Live local news.
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