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News: 4WD ploughs into N.Z. motorcycle rally

Discussion in 'Motorcycling News' at netrider.net.au started by ForumBot, Feb 13, 2006.

  1. About 100 riders from the Outlaw Motorcycle Club were riding along when a rider and a Nissan Pajero collided, sending the car into the group, hitting about six bikes.

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  2. That's terrible news.....one person dead and many injured. RIP and hope everyone gets better.
     
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  3. "Nissan Pajero"?
    Mitsubishi make tha Pajero
    Nissan make the Patrol and Pathfinder.

    Either way... Not a nice situation.
     
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  4. Local news reports said that a motorbike burst into flames as it was hit and flew through the air, and that a biker had pulled out and hit the 4WD, which caused it to lose control and run into the other riders.

    I know the roads in that area really well - I grew up in that part of NZ. Bit spooked because yesterday a car almost t-boned the group I was riding back from Mornington with. Closest thing to a car v motorbike impact I've seen, and about 20 metres ahead.
     
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