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  1. What is Street Racing

    by , 07-21-2012 at 09:18 PM
    Street racing is illegal racing between two vehicles coordinated on public roadways. Some street racing can be a spontaneous race between two vehicles.

    Coordinated racing is known to have large groups of followers wanting to side bet the action. Many times the betting from those on the side can have dollar amounts that far exceed what's going on between the racer's themselves.

    You can learn a great deal more about street racing and many other types of racing right here ...
  2. Your preventive maintenance plan... is it enough??

    by , 07-15-2012 at 11:33 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Big J View Post
    I always see guys spinning bearings. Some with lil 40shots. I have been spraying well over a 100shot since late 2009. Bike was built in Aug2008. It was taken down once in 2009 just to check the bearings and everything was perfect. My builder even called and asked what the hell had I been using. I had been using it as a daily driver and racing on weekends. Not counting the bottles of NOS used up on back roads and interstate highways. But the trick is to change that oil religiously. Use good oil,
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  3. Thinking about doing a Heavy Hitter Series!!!

    by , 07-10-2012 at 02:46 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Big J View Post
    Its enough FATGUYS to start a real Heavy Hitter Series..

    Simple Rules
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    1. Must meet minimum of 250lbs in shorts (unsuited)
    2. No bars
    3. must be OEM chassis(no promod chassis stuff)
    3. NO CRYING

    There's alot of big Boys that have hit me up wanting to get it on... its hard to get out and travel everywhere. But if we could have something to get all the
  4. Next Generation TV's are out

    by , 06-11-2012 at 04:54 PM
    For those of you like me that try to keep up with technology the new generation tv's are on the market now. Most of us currently have a 16:9 aspect ratio tv. The new Cinematic or CinemaWide are 21:9 aspect ratio. The images below kind of show you the difference in aspect ratio's.

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    At any rate I predict the price on the current 16:9 tv's will drop more then they are now. And the new 21:9 tv's of coarse will ...
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  5. Pre-racing - Things you should know

    by , 05-17-2012 at 11:51 AM
    Here is a list of general things you will need before you head down to the drag strip. Note that the procedures and rules sometimes vary from one drag strip to another so if in doubt, call ahead to verify.

    1. Car
    2. 1/2 tank (possibly less) of gas
    3. Pen (to fill out your tech card)
    4. White shoe polish, paper towels, and windex (if you need to change dial in's)
    5. Proper clothes for the day's weather. It's cooler at night so bring a jacket. ...
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