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Old 06-13-2012, 01:15 PM   #87
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Originally Posted by XDragRacer View Post
From my source (shared with you, TNC, by PM), the Yamaha at Dakar was a collaborative effort with Ohlins, with ". . . a small high speed hydraulic pump above the gearbox then connect[ed] to the gearbox sprocket and [with] an efficient high speed motor on the front wheel together with a reduction gear," according to Ohlins.

This information from my riding partner, Hans.


EDIT: Just saw Byron555's post and link above; appreciate the info!

It's also noted in the "Testing the Ultimate Supermoto" link provided a page or two ago...

There are some editor notes on it if I recall.
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