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Now imagine that you race at many different tracks.
Now imagine if your racetrack is 1300 miles long going from actually running right on the beach, to the desert floor, to the pine forest mountains and back to the beach.
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We were getting high 140s low150s on alcohol 2stroke kaw in a laydown drag chassis in the 1/4mile running pro drag in the early 80s with no fairing and the Harley's on nitro wer getting high 160s on the same style chassis and I Kno you didn't dare raise your head or it about ripped you off.i couldn't imagine tryin to go 200mph unless you were wrapped in some kind of fairing

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