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Reply to What’s the one bike you’ve always lusted after? 4/2/2020 11:34 AM

Joe took care of my works bike needs. I always wanted a Fox Honda, and have one now. As far as production bikes I have not had, probably a 75 YZ250 or 360B, the first year mono shock. Kind of the first "factory edition" limited release models on top ... more »

Reply to Your squid-liest moments 4/2/2020 11:29 AM

So, you want the story of my riding life, eh?

Reply to What’s the one bike you’ve always lusted after? 4/1/2020 4:08 PM

I knew I could count on you!

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Reply to What’s the one bike you’ve always lusted after? 4/1/2020 2:28 PM

Whatever Joe posts

Reply to Shu ain't SCARED!!!! 4/1/2020 11:24 AM

I spoke to Shu after the 78 Sear race, where he won open class and Danny won 250's, with on Maicos, and he said "me a the little guy did it" I remember a day at Plymouth, absolutely beautiful spring moto day (might have been amateur day that bear), when ... more »

Reply to Shu ain't SCARED!!!! 4/1/2020 11:18 AM

Bob would have been a top 5 500 rider in the early 80's. Not Broc and David levels, IMO, but competing place after them just as Donnie was. No disrespect to Donnie, but Bob was a better rider. Donnie definitely had better hair, though

Reply to Coronavirus in F1: Red Bull's Helmut Marko told team's drivers to become infected 3/30/2020 1:29 PM

No parties for measles or polio or meningitis back in the day though

Reply to Fox Air Shox for late 70s YZ 3/30/2020 9:08 AM

What years are you referring to? The definitely had a couple different versions for 78-maybe 81, after than I think Fox Factory had shifted to the spring only Fox Factory Shox for the later YZ rear suspension set up,

Reply to JS7 KX450 Pics 3/28/2020 6:26 PM

Only real side-ons I have, no static pit pics At least gives you the rear fender graphics 🤷‍♂️

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Reply to Oldest picture of yourself riding 3/27/2020 2:05 PM

What can I say, the folks were not for bikes, so no pee wee pics. Bought this used with gas station earnings when I was a senior in high school, probably spring 75.

Reply to Thought you older guys might like this. 3/26/2020 1:04 PM

You're wrong Joe. I don't mind black engines. And I am not opposed to the 125 tank and it was a period mod. I'm a reasonable man...

Reply to Thought you older guys might like this. 3/26/2020 12:58 PM

Reply to Thought you older guys might like this. 3/23/2020 8:27 AM

All I can see is that ugly blue frame. It’s a Red Rocket fir crying out loud.

Reply to Looking for 1975 Popular Cycling - Brad Lackey Pic? 3/21/2020 4:45 PM

I dig the custom one-off helmets guys tend to run now when representing his country in international events, but back in the day there was something about the standard country colors/patterns back then. I think you got the privilege to run it if you’d ... more »

Reply to Looking for 1975 Popular Cycling - Brad Lackey Pic? 3/21/2020 4:32 PM

Wish that as my pic of Brad, but it’s not. That probably is Saddleback because Brad ran that number and Jersey in 1975, and that sure ain t the crappy burnt track for the 75 Carnegie Trans AMA (Didn’t go to Sears until 76)

Reply to Hangtown is cancelled 3/19/2020 11:10 AM

Maybe we'll finally get that Trans AMA reboot this fall . . . Stay well everyone, and consider others.