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Do not underestimate the power of my schwartz.
I have run Mullholland at speed and I have run the Dragon on both a bike and in a couple of different cars [500E and 240Z mainly]. California kids will need training wheels if they come out for the Dragon.

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^ I'm sure it'd be advantageous to take a couple of reconnaissance laps.
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^ I'm sure it'd be advantageous to take a couple of reconnaissance laps.
As much as anything to get a feel of the Tennessee State Police. They have taken to using ToD as a revenue generator over the past couple of years.

It is why I go on weekdays, not weekends. It is less crowded, fewer cruisers and seldom choppers.

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there are smokies on the dragon? hmmm.. never did see them.

anway, you think those fines are sky high? look inot norway then. 1km over is a jail sentence + way stiff fine.



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Those who pay 80,000 for a bike certainly will not mind forking over another 1,000.

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What the hell kind of bike costs $80k??
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What the hell kind of bike costs $80k??
OCC and the like are all at least that.



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Oh, criminy. I wouldn't have thought anyone would ride something like that bat shit crazy through those twisties.
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