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Forum: Racing 06-29-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
I've thought about it, I have a four day weekend...

I've thought about it, I have a four day weekend coming up.
Forum: Racing 06-28-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Thanks BK, that is perfect!

Thanks BK, that is perfect!
Forum: Racing 06-28-2015, 04:27 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
I'm sure there are a few more lurkers. :lol3 I...

I'm sure there are a few more lurkers. :lol3 I was talking to a friend who does promotions, and he said a possible reason for not having a rain date is to collect on the insurance, if purchased. ...
Forum: Racing 06-23-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Amen, Tim. WFO:clap

Amen, Tim. WFO:clap
Forum: Racing 06-22-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
I'm sure Nicky is not happy about that, but I'm...

I'm sure Nicky is not happy about that, but I'm pretty happy to hear it. I hope he either goes to WSBK or comes back to flat track, or both. I'd rather see him fighting for wins rather than...
Forum: Racing 06-21-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
Somebody correct me if I'm wrong, but I think DMG...

Somebody correct me if I'm wrong, but I think DMG is still running the Flat Track series under the AMA Pro Racing banner? If that is the case it is even worse than if the AMA were running it, since...
Forum: Racing 06-21-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
I got on the Flat Track Facebook page last night,...

I got on the Flat Track Facebook page last night, and it linked to their Twitter feed. The official word was that it would not run Sunday. Why they don't have a contingency to run it the next day...
Forum: Racing 06-20-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
Yeah, I bailed and didn't make the trip. I'll...

Yeah, I bailed and didn't make the trip. I'll hope to hit another one this year. I'm still bummed that the Indy round isn't run during the MotoGP weekend.
Forum: Racing 06-17-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
I'm hoping to go to Hagerstown, but the weather...

I'm hoping to go to Hagerstown, but the weather isn't looking too promising right now. Both Saturday and Sunday may be rainy.
Forum: Racing 06-16-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Casey looks to be, as well. :lol3

Casey looks to be, as well. :lol3
Forum: Racing 06-15-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 109,887
Posted By Motorcyclist
I recall that as well, and it was a catalyst for...

I recall that as well, and it was a catalyst for heads up displays, IIRC.
Forum: Racing 06-15-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 16,573
Posted By Motorcyclist
It might keep him from getting injured. Or...

It might keep him from getting injured. Or injuring someone else. At this point his fight for the championship is a long shot at best, but riding on the ragged edge will not be good for his long...
Forum: Racing 06-15-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 109,887
Posted By Motorcyclist
Taking it to the extreme conclusion, how long...

Taking it to the extreme conclusion, how long before the cars become remote controlled? Couldn't everyone root for some pimply faced guy in a cube racing a RC F1 car? Yay,...
Forum: Racing 06-11-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
My magic 8 ball says "doubtful, unless he gets...

My magic 8 ball says "doubtful, unless he gets his ass in gear." How a guy can go from the top of one series to uncompetitive with his teammate in another is baffling.
Forum: Racing 06-10-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Thanks for that. I always had a lot of respect...

Thanks for that. I always had a lot of respect for him, but even moreso now given the fact that he is living his life on his terms.
Forum: Racing 06-08-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 109,887
Posted By Motorcyclist
I think he did in 2009. IIRC, Montreal has a 10...

I think he did in 2009. IIRC, Montreal has a 10 year agreement with F1. Hopefully that takes them past the Bernie era.
Forum: Racing 06-08-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 109,887
Posted By Motorcyclist
I was at the race this weekend. First time...

I was at the race this weekend. First time seeing F1 live. It was an impressive venue, a real park like atmosphere with a race course running thru it.

The city really embraces the race. ...
Forum: Racing 05-01-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 13,627
Posted By Motorcyclist
Rossi is a lot like Dale Earnhardt used to be, in...

Rossi is a lot like Dale Earnhardt used to be, in that they love the thrill of the race. DE didn't win a lot of poles over his career, but in the race you could see he relished running the leaders...
Forum: Racing 04-29-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 109,887
Posted By Motorcyclist
What ever happened to the NJ race? Their site...

What ever happened to the NJ race? Their site doesn't look like it has been updated in a long time.
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 04-19-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 39,933
Views: 10,685,190
Posted By Motorcyclist
From the NPS website: What is a "descending...

From the NPS website:

What is a "descending radius curve" that visitors are cautioned about some places along the drive? Most highways have curves with a standard radius that never changes. In...
Forum: Racing 03-24-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,179
Posted By Motorcyclist
Damn, I always liked him and pulled for him. ...

Damn, I always liked him and pulled for him. What a shame. Best wishes to his friends and family.
Forum: Racing 03-20-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
Thanks, I was hoping it would be on a weekend. ...

Thanks, I was hoping it would be on a weekend.

The race page on the FT site shows the 17th, which I hope is a typo. Edit - looks like they feexed it
...
Forum: British Beasts: Triumph Tigers 03-20-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,772
Posted By Motorcyclist
I've had many good experiences at Hermy's in Port...

I've had many good experiences at Hermy's in Port Clinton, PA.

I should also mention Augusta Triumph in GA, who let me change my oil on a long trip this past fall (mechanic was out). Nice...
Forum: Racing 03-20-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,705
Posted By Motorcyclist
New addition to the schedule at the dirt track...

New addition to the schedule at the dirt track inside Delaware International Speedway. The race is scheduled for a Thursday night, September 17. WTF is up with that?
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 02-24-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,007
Posted By Motorcyclist
We are transitioning to the new format this...

We are transitioning to the new format this winter/spring in CT. I have been teaching since 1994, so I started out with the MRC:RSS program. I'm very interested to see how the new course improves...
Forum: Racing 01-05-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,179
Posted By Motorcyclist
Good news, more exposure=more potential fans for...

Good news, more exposure=more potential fans for the domestic series.
Forum: Racing 01-02-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,179
Posted By Motorcyclist
Motorcycle.com has a good overview of the class...

Motorcycle.com has a good overview of the class structure.
...
Forum: Racing 12-21-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,179
Posted By Motorcyclist
I'm sure you know Daytona is no longer sanctioned...

I'm sure you know Daytona is no longer sanctioned by the AMA/KRAVE? I'll be interested to hear your take on the CCS races.
Forum: Rallies 12-16-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2,068
Views: 146,459
Posted By Motorcyclist
Thanks for the reply. I understand there is only...

Thanks for the reply. I understand there is only so much usable land available. I do have concerns about being around active parking lots due to some close calls in the past involving people driving...
Forum: Racing 12-15-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
MM won because he is the most talented rider on a...

MM won because he is the most talented rider on a kick ass bike. I'm saying that I'd rather see all the top riders ride to their maximum without the bike possibly going into limp home mode to save...
Forum: Rallies 12-15-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2,068
Views: 146,459
Posted By Motorcyclist
I don't think anyone is bitching, just pointing...

I don't think anyone is bitching, just pointing out something that is a concern. I'd like to give Don and Kathy a chance to look at options and reply. If you have a room you don't need to concern...
Forum: Rallies 12-15-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2,068
Views: 146,459
Posted By Motorcyclist
Nice job, George! I'm a big history buff, and I...

Nice job, George! I'm a big history buff, and I definitely appreciate all the leads to the past goings on in that area. Could we put them in one post near the beginning, or as part of the "in"...
Forum: Rallies 12-13-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2,068
Views: 146,459
Posted By Motorcyclist
Not to denigrate the camping area, but it looks...

Not to denigrate the camping area, but it looks like a gravel parking lot that has been overgrown, and it's not very large.

I saw somewhere there was room for 80 tents. 80 spaces x 200 sf per...
Forum: Racing 12-11-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Two wheels and motor right? Why don't they open...

Two wheels and motor right? Why don't they open it up then and make those the rules? I'll bet we'd see some real developmental leaps instead of figuring out how to retard the timing to save another...
Forum: Racing 12-11-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
That's what I was going to say :freaky

That's what I was going to say :freaky
Forum: Racing 12-11-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
Completely agree. If this is the pinnacle of MC...

Completely agree. If this is the pinnacle of MC racing, it should not be decided by fuel strategies.

Fuel mileage gains are an important part of engine development, but you can have a class...
Forum: Racing 12-09-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
No worries, all these rules are very complicated!...

No worries, all these rules are very complicated! :freaky
Forum: Racing 12-09-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 273,630
Posted By Motorcyclist
Stick a fork in Red Bull, they are already...

Stick a fork in Red Bull, they are already defeated. In war or sports, when you start focusing on what the other side is going to do to you and/or making excuses about how you are inferior to them,...
Forum: Racing 12-09-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
That is not consistent with this summary: ...

That is not consistent with this summary:

http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/motogp/2014-motogp-rule-cheat-sheet-open-factory-ducati-regulations/
Forum: Racing 12-09-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,107
Views: 202,669
Posted By Motorcyclist
My understanding is that the factory engines are...

My understanding is that the factory engines are sealed at the beginning of the year, so I'm curious as to how Yamaha could have made up any significant power disadvantage. The Honda has been a...
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