Where The Road Ends – A Motorcycle Documentary

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    Eddieb
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    In November 2017 Where The Road Ends – A Motorcycle Documentary, a team of U.S. Army veterans will ride motorcycles from the Arctic Circle to the tip of South America, crossing the infamous Darien Gap. Here they are in Colorado testing a prototype side car.

    #17389

    Eddieb
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    • Location: Hamilton
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    TwistedThrottle.com has an article about settings the bikes up, and why they choose to use sidecars for some portions

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    Eddieb
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    • Location: Hamilton
    • Bike: Suzuki DR650 ADV
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    Recently the team took one of their sidecars to bonneville and set a record for fastest Production 650cc sidecar, a class for which there was no existing record.

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    Muzz67
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    so how fast did it go?

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    Eddieb
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    • Location: Hamilton
    • Bike: Suzuki DR650 ADV
    • Rank: 1200cc Rider

    72mph I believe, so 115.2km/h.

    I’m sure a DR could beat that.

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