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Old 07-23-2013, 07:44 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by wpbarlow View Post
If that's the case then I stand corrected and apologize for spreading information I've heard from a number of people and extrapolated from the couple of times I saw open practices while I was there for some Penguin training about 7 years ago.

I do know for a fact that I kicked some 600 ass with my SM though as did my friend. We also couldn't understand one time when they cancelled the track day in the afternoon because it was raining
wpbarlow - I have no doubt you couldn't kick everybodies butt at a track day aboard your berg sm. Loudon is uniquely suited for a big bore SM. The turns are point and shoot and the straights are short. But even the lightweight sportbikes are a bit quicker by about 2 seconds at the top levels.

I stood atop the pit wall there with my watches for many many years. My sons were riders, but I covered most races because I wrote the race weekend reports for

Straight ahead and faster -Bo Weaver 1970
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