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Old 01-29-2013, 11:49 AM   #10051
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Old 01-29-2013, 12:36 PM   #10052
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Old 01-29-2013, 12:37 PM   #10053
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Old 01-29-2013, 12:39 PM   #10054
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Old 01-29-2013, 04:19 PM   #10055
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:46 PM   #10056
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Bike!! What Bike?


I won't ask how you found that link

It's a IFA (MZ) BK 350 - 2 Stroke from the early 1950's The IFA badge shows it's a very early one 1952-3 they were later badged as MZ





Google tranlation of the German Wikipedia page http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/MZ_BK_350

The BK 350 (short for "Boxer Kardan" and 350 cc displacement ) is a motorcycle model of VEB motorcycle Zschopau (MZ), which was produced from 1952 to 1959 - initially under the name " IFA BK 350 ". The public was the first time at the BK 350 Leipzig Spring Fair presents 1951 as "DKW two-cylinder engine". [1] The series launch was delayed until end of 1952. Because of its special design, the BK 350 was expected with great interest internationally.
The BK 350 was the first new construction of the former DKW -plant after the war and was initially under the name of the state is now DDR -Vehicle Association IFA off the line. Although it is sometimes said that the engine was not starting unit for jet engines . It is true that in Zschopauer DKW plant a 250 cc big boxer engine has been designed for this task. The end of the Second World War , however, prevented the production. The BK-engine based on this development, the displacement was increased to 100 cc, in addition to the almost simultaneously developed 250 cc great AWO not a second motorcycle have the same displacement.
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Old 01-29-2013, 11:09 PM   #10057
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Carter Alsop.

I raced WERA in the mid to late 70s on a Norton and a 250 Yamaha. Lining up on the grid behind Carter still makes for good memories.
Why aren't there more pictures of her in this thread?
She's amazing.







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Old 01-29-2013, 11:40 PM   #10058
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More of Carter Alsop...

Liberated all of these photos from her Facebook page.
Check it out & click on her "Like" button. It's only at 79 right now.
&... If you've got more pictures, Please post 'em.



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Old 01-30-2013, 03:31 AM   #10059
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Old 01-30-2013, 09:34 AM   #10060
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Liberated all of these photos from her Facebook page.
Check it out & click on her "Like" button. It's only at 79 right now.
&... If you've got more pictures, Please post 'em.



Freakin' Bitch'n! Never heard of her...but super cool...I will get on facebook just to "like" her. How could I not, a Skunk Suzuki rider!

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Old 01-30-2013, 09:38 AM   #10061
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Old 01-30-2013, 09:51 AM   #10062
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Old 01-30-2013, 01:36 PM   #10063
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Liberated all of these photos from her Facebook page.
Check it out & click on her "Like" button. It's only at 79 right now.
&... If you've got more pictures, Please post 'em.
Hey, I remember her.

I've managed to send her a 'friend request'. How do you 'like' someone's page on FB.
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Old 01-30-2013, 03:21 PM   #10064
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Old 01-30-2013, 03:57 PM   #10065
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Hey, I remember her.

I've managed to send her a 'friend request'. How do you 'like' someone's page on FB.
I'm not a Facebook expert. Think she's got two pages.
This is the one I found first...
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Carte...4348166?v=info
& here's the one you probably saw....
https://www.facebook.com/carter.alsop.5

Here's her story in '81 People magazine...
http://www.people.com/people/archive...078378,00.html
Did she ever finish Daytona?
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