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Old 01-30-2014, 03:31 PM   #28
ttpete
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Age does NOT have a thing to to with driver competence. It's an individual matter. It has to do with mental and physical state and eyesight. A good friend of mine actively roadraced a 1949 handshift WR H-D until he was 85. He passed away last year at the age of 89, sharp as a tack until the end.

There are a whole lot more incompetent young drivers out there than there are old timers.
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