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Old 09-06-2012, 01:10 AM   #151
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Tracks on track: Track conditions were not always the best in those early days. This is Graeme Crosby in 1977.
Cemetery Circuit Wanganui Boxing Day 1977
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Old 09-06-2012, 12:14 PM   #152
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Men wth bigger balls than mine.
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:18 PM   #153
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MKM Krauser BMW pilot H Klinzman Laconia 6/84
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Old 09-07-2012, 03:53 AM   #154
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Awesome photos lobsta!
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Old 09-07-2012, 04:37 AM   #155
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I think it was an awesome era of "street"bikes turned racer with riders from all styles.
Dirt trackers,roadracers, motocrossers,pig farmers,etc............
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Old 09-07-2012, 04:42 AM   #156
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MKM Krauser BMW pilot H Klinzman Laconia 6/84
trellis frame,4 valve Krauser heads and trick wheels,,,
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Old 09-07-2012, 06:18 PM   #157
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"You meet the nicest people on a Honda"

Fast Freddie Spencer Superbike & F1 = more points toward National champion.Laconia 6/81
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Old 09-08-2012, 12:34 AM   #158
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Many thanks to everyone posting pictures and above all telling stories! Love reading about this.
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Old 09-08-2012, 06:52 AM   #159
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One thing I keep noticing about these photos is that top level riders of the time had pit facilities more like our club racers today.
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Old 09-08-2012, 11:19 AM   #160
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Cooley goes Green

Wes Cooley w/ the green team 6/83 Laconia
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Old 09-10-2012, 04:51 AM   #161
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Laconia 6/82 # 43 Mike Baldwin
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Old 09-11-2012, 04:31 AM   #162
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Team Escargot

Team Escargot / Thad Wolff #278 6/81 ==Thad Wolff #37 6/82
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:52 PM   #163
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Old 09-11-2012, 03:26 PM   #164
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Dumb question and I confess ignorance on the subject, but was there any harley xr's running in those days?
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:02 PM   #165
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H.O.G. wild

Gene Church rode this XR based Harley Owners Group sponsored Tilly tuned hammer @ Laconia 6/84 battle of the twins.
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