Added reply in a thread 1976...ish YZ125 9/5/2020 8:07 AM

My first race bike . 1976 YZ 125 X . The X not only had the forktop reservoirs , but also had a 520 chain instead of the 428 . Plus the larger 34mm carb instead of the C's 30mm

Added reply in a thread i met Rick Melon today 10/10/2019 8:01 AM

I was at the Dallas Supercross when they were filming the race scenes. Good Times.

Added reply in a thread Yamaha yz250 1979 build 1/29/2018 11:20 AM

Closest translation = Slager . Hack is slang term for (Butcher) (Jackleg) (Cobbler)

Added reply in a thread Early Fl. moto & race. Sunshine,Golden Eagles, Jacksonville 9/25/2016 11:46 AM

Wow, lot's of great memories of those tracks. My years were 1977-1983. Those look like 73-74.

Added reply in a thread Look who's hangin' - Name him 4/30/2016 10:17 AM

The Wheelie King ?????? Wow !!!!

Added reply in a thread Chicken Farm Mx Park Florida 3/20/2016 8:01 AM

Raced with Mark quite a bit . Both Carl and Mark's names came up a couple months ago when I ran into Kirk Youngblood's dad. We talked for quite awhile about the good old days.

Added reply in a thread Coolest 80's-90's helmet paint jobs 3/15/2016 11:07 AM

I don't have much luck posting pictures on here. Can someone post a pic of my favorite ? the Jody Weisel Gene Simmons helmet.

Added reply in a thread 75 YZ360 HELP NEWMANN ? 2/19/2016 7:56 AM

Oury grips and a Gunnar Gasser throttle

Added reply in a thread 1978 noguchi 125 2/1/2016 6:28 AM

That's a 1979 F model . But don't know what all the mods are.

Added reply in a thread Chicken farm 1/24/2016 7:46 AM

https://p.vitalmx.com/photos/users/15769/photos/48169/s138_Bob_Hannah_at_Chicken_Farm0003.jpg?1307315312

Added reply in a thread Chicken farm 1/24/2016 7:43 AM

https://p.vitalmx.com/photos/users/15769/photos/48167/c138_Bob_Hannah_at_Chicken_Farm0001.jpg?1307315189

Added reply in a thread Maintenance 11/29/2015 4:19 PM

I always laughed at those ads in the cycle trader back in the day that said "YZ 125 , never raced ". Felt like that meant never maintained.

Added reply in a thread Some old photos 11/29/2015 4:15 PM

Scott, I was there also . A friend of mine and I were walking through the back section off the track that headed East toward the canal. Eventual winner , Croft, had caught a lapped rider in the S turn right in front of us. We couldn't get over the fact ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1973 Kawasaki enduro lineup (ad) 11/29/2015 4:04 PM

The G-5 . My very first motorcycle. Even though it was 2 years old and a bit ragged. I thought I was Jimmy Weinert when I rode that thing.

Added reply in a thread first time i saw the 1981 yz125 on showroom floor, 3/22/2015 5:32 PM

And I said "damn, now I gotta buy antifreeze".

Added reply in a thread scott plastic boots from the late 70s 11/2/2014 9:11 AM

Man I hated those things . When I first got them I would only wear them during practice , then switch back to High-Points during the motos. I could not feel the shifter with my toe and missed shifts a lot . Then just as I got used to them I tore my knee ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1978 ????????? I don't think so . 10/20/2014 2:46 PM

I was racing at Sunshine from 77 til it closed . There weren't any helmets like that on the track . That's gotta be empty lot shenanigans .

Added reply in a thread Not !!!! 10/20/2014 2:39 PM

Would definitely like doing that but it would have to be later . I work Thurs, Fri. and Sat . during the month of October at Busch Gardens Howl -O-Scream . (Vcar race ) on Facebook .

Started new thread 1978 ????????? I don't think so . 10/18/2014 9:47 AM

What the ????? http://www.ebay.com/itm/1978-Action-Scene-Motocross-Race-St-Petersburg-Florida-Wire-Photo-/290799634848?pt=Art_Photo_Images&hash=item43b50249a0

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Started new thread Not !!!! 10/18/2014 9:44 AM

We had Yamaha dirt days at St Pete but.... ... something tells me that photo ain't even Florida . http://www.ebay.com/itm/1974-Motocross-Racers-at-Dirt-Days-Sunshine-Speedway-Florida-Wire-Photo-/300658515727?pt=Art_Photo_Images&hash=item4600a4df0f ... more »

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