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    Top speed down Robert E Lee in Austin?

    My smart phone app said I almost hit 50 MPH down that hill. Starting to doubt its veracity. Anyone think that's unrealistic for that hill?

    Thanks.

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    I've found faster hills than that in Dallas so 50mph is not unreasonable in Austin.

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    Well, here is that hill on Strava, though it also covers a long flat stretch at the end.

    I'd say 50 mph isn't out of the question. I certainly end up riding my brakes all the way down, and that's probably at 30 mph or so.

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    I certainly end up riding my brakes all the way down
    huh what?????

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    Quote Originally Posted by bjtesch View Post
    huh what?????
    35+ mph makes me nervous.

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