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Old 07-02-18, 08:55 AM
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Motorcycle Going over 100mph

We were on a club ride in rural area where there are lots of good roads with little traffic. Mostly flat, Straight. Generally a nice place to ride. It attracts a fair number of mortorcyclists who want to go fast. We had regrouped on the shoulder of an off-set intersection. One road ended at a T, but it continued after a jog of about 200ft to the left. We could hear the motorcycle from miles away. A car was in front and was slowing to turn right on that road 200ft after the T. The motorcycle came flying up and passed on the left effectively in the middle of that intersection. The noise was unbelievable. He was out of sight in an instant. There was so much potential for danger. No reaction time. A car pulling into the T would never see him at hose speeds. I don't think the cops could even do anything about this. They certainly couldn't chase him. Just a scary experience.
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Old 07-02-18, 09:16 AM
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Some years ago there were some speed limit and law changes up in the mountains due to motorcyclists racing around. As a byproduct of the situation they lowered one of the really nice state routes down to 35 where it had previously been 55. In spite of this, according to what section and how many officers were working together there are areas that a car would have zero chance of catching them sans an incident.
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Old 07-02-18, 10:31 AM
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You buy the ticket, you take the ride. Rider was listening to Song of the Sausage Creature at high volume...
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You buy the ticket, you take the ride. Rider was listening to Song of the Sausage Creature at high volume...
Yep, I'm glad I waited until I was 30 to learn how to ride.
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Yep, I'm glad I waited until I was 30 to learn how to ride.
And Quaaludes went out of style...
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And Quaaludes went out of style...
Guuuuu aaahhhhhh da fooooooooooooooooooone!
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fastest I ever got to was 170, but i usually kept that sort of thing to the intersate
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And Quaaludes went out of style...
The delayed reactions that came with time were one of the reasons I quit riding too.
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