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This is awesome. Troy really knows how to handle this prewar bmw. Good sportsmanship as well.



Troy Corser gets cheeky during overtake at Revival
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Watch them race at Goodwood in the downpour; balls of steel!
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The sound of that Kompressor is so sweet.
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yeah they have a full race video in the wet. troy wrecks that bike before the first lap is through through i think. or maybe it was the #7 bmw he wrecked in the wet i can't remember now.
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I didn't want to post a spoiler but yes, it was an epic race. Think they said they were hitting 120mph on prewar machines in the middle of a deluge!
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What kills me is the corner speeds on a rigid rear. The way that back end was all over the place with the front end jack-hammering was awesome.
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