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Might be fun to watch a bunch of guys go slow and crash their Harleys.
Heavy bikes and dirt do not mix.
If you Google something like 1982worldspeedwayfinal you will see how it is really done.

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I see no reason to cry about it.

Looks like everyone there enjoyed it and the riders had some fun, even the ones that crashed.
 

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Awesome!

Check out AMA Flat Track for what HD is doing in the dirt.
 

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And they have been doing it for years!

I went to races in Springfield many times in the 90's, they were fun to watch.

Still looks fun -

 

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No question the XR750 goes well at flat track. A study of the rules over the years will also show how they looked good against the competition.
The video posted tho was of a short track, and that is where the speedway bikes rain supreme. There has been a US world champion speedway rider. Speedway shows side way riding at its best. The bigger tracks are also cool.
I also agree it was a bunch of folks having fun. BUT, for me, it would be a waste of time. I have gone sideways on ice BTW.

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Looks fun! I would love to see some stock/amateur flat track racing around here.. though personally I think I would wear a bit more gear than some of those folks.
 

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I loved it! It proved a couple of things: Helmets save lives as everyone's head hit the ground first! Loud pipes do save lives cause you can hear that 700lb, ape hangered sled really comin' at you from a long way off.;)

The ol' guy that won, on his Sportster obviously had some 'flat track time' under his belt as did the 2nd place guy on the Buell.:)

Not to be sexist but what the heck was the ah-person doing on that Buell blast and slowing everybody down that was worried about hitting her---not hitting on her:biggrin:

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