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You have been watching too many Isle of Man vids when . . .

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Mickyb V9, Mar 27, 2007.

  1. . . . your riding towards the city (Sydney) on Bridge Rd.
    Go through the traffic lights at the intersection with Glebe Point Rd at Glebe with a bit of speed.

    . . . . and

    Get your VTR250 airbourne momentarily ! :shock:


    Holy crap !!!
    I didn't know I had motocross riding skills ! :eek:



    Last time i'll be doing that !
    It bought a smile to my face and maybe a bruised groin area and blown oil fork seals. :LOL:

    . . . i wonder how the Monster would go ! ;)
     
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  2. "oops! cold tires!"
     
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  3. getting the lil vtr in the air is good fun. ive got no idea how you got it airbourne there, you must have been doing at least 90?? but yeah, i love doing 4th gear clutch monos over that crest. makes the lil 250 feel like a real bike!!

    cheers
    dom
     
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  4. I loved popping the spada over smooth speed humps, getting some nice air, until I went too far and wished I had a 12 oclock bar. The bike landed upsidedown, where it stayed.
     
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  5. I know where you are talking about, and I got air in a 2 tonne car ther once. I loved that car! :twisted:

    You haven't lived till you've had 19ft of car sideways.

    Regards, Andrew.
     
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  6. nah, poor RTA road design.
    vertical radius is too great !

    . . . but then again it does comply if your doing the posted speed ! :grin:
     
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  7. Sorry, but I'm just going to use this thread as an excuse to post this...

    [​IMG]
     
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  8. "oops! cold tires!" is an old go-karting joke
    a funny excuse for getting sideways/airborne; you didn't spin out from driving too fast, you spun out because your tires were just too cold. :)
     
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