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Cyclist passes ferrari at 207mph!

Old 09-14-16, 03:09 PM
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Cyclist passes ferrari at 207mph!

Pretty cool setup. Although it's mechanical it's far from a motorcycle and is still considered a bike.. I would love to pull up to the line on that thing and run down a Ferrari on it!

Insane Cyclist Running 207-mph Bicycle Humiliates Ferrari At Dragstrip

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Old 09-14-16, 03:17 PM
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"Not mechanical"???
It is a rocket-powered motorcycle.
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Old 09-14-16, 03:18 PM
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Just think, what if he had "Warp Speed".
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I've made some poor choices in my life--but I'm not going to add that to my list!
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Originally Posted by Shimagnolo View Post
"Not mechanical"???
It is a rocket-powered motorcycle.
Seriously. I would describe it as rocket that happens to be mounted to a two wheeled frame.
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Old 09-14-16, 04:00 PM
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Who built his wheels?
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A person who was laying on his bicycle, while the bicycle was attached to a rocket, passed a Ferrari while the rocket traveled at 207mph.
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Old 09-14-16, 04:20 PM
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A rocket powered anything can always be faster than something that relies on friction with the ground to propel itself in a contest where the limiting factor IS how much friction with the ground you have.
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Who built his wheels?
Looks to be the same Chinese knock off carbon wheels I'm getting from ebay soon. Only thing missing is the FFWD decals!
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Old 09-14-16, 07:10 PM
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Insane yes.

Bicycle no.
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I want one!
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Ferrari is not a dragster, this rocket bike is more of a drag bike.
After a few laps around the track, wonder which would lead ?
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"On your left?"
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That is some serious "crop-dusting." I myself have some experience with JATO, but from a more organic approach.
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Old 09-15-16, 08:48 AM
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He went plaid.
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I wonder what brake pads he uses?
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Originally Posted by martianone View Post
Ferrari is not a dragster, this rocket bike is more of a drag bike.
After a few laps around the track, wonder which would lead ?
Apart from purpose built race cars, every Ferrari I've ever seen on the road course broke in one way or another.

Amazing machines but the production cars are somewhat delicate given the rigors of the track.
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My bike has gone Mach 0.8 and at 30,000 feet in a 747-400.
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My bike has gone Mach 0.8 and at 30,000 feet in a 747-400.

Have it on your GPS log?
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Simplex derailleurs get the last laugh....
Ahead of their time....
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Misleading title is misleading.
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