Motorcycle drag racing is a bit like that. To those who follow it, the sport makes perfect sense. To those who don’t, it makes none at all. This book is for both. While the book explains many of the mechanical aspects of motorcycle drag racing, the
Motorcycle drag racing (also known as "sprints") involves two participants lining up at a dragstrip with a signaled starting line. Upon the starting signal, the riders accelerate down a 1 ⁄ 4 mile (0.40 km) long, two lane, straight
Save motorcycle drag racing history to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. + Items in search results John S. STEIN / Motorcycle Drag Racing A History First Edition 2011
Pro Stock Motorcycle; Interested in Drag Racing? Interested in Drag Racing? Driver Position DOB ... Nitro Fish Racing Suzuki Jerry Savoie: 05 February 23, 1959 Cut Off, Louisiana
There aren't many books on bike drag racing, and even fewer which are worth having. Here is a review of two such books which I'm happy to have on my book shelf.
The reasoning behind the quarter-mile distance is as murky as the origin of the term “drag-racing”. Popular mythology ties it to quarter-horse racing, or the distance of a city block, but in an interview with hot-rodding historian Gray Baskerv
History Of Motorcycle Drag Racing. The history of motorcycle drag racing is a fascinating one, and in an effort to tell the complete story, never-before-seen film was gathered and interviews with 17 of the sport's icons (including Sonny Routt, Ray
NHRA history: Drag racing's fast start Born on the backroads of America in the post-World War II years, drag racing's roots were planted on dry lake beds like Muroc in California's Mojave Desert ...
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Motorcycle Drag Racing: A History [John Stein] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. There is a line in a Lovin' Spoonful song that says, It's like trying to tell a stranger about rock 'n roll.
The History of Motorcycle Racing on the Historic Half-Mile Dirt Racetrack at the Cowley County Fairgrounds, Winfield, Kansas . The half-mile racetrack at the Cowley County Fairgrounds was originally laid out in the summer of 1872 and has been used for hor
Before motorcycle drag racing could grow, it needed visionary individuals who recognized its potential as a spectator sport. If races among bootleggers barreling down country roads could become NASCAR, wasn’t there also potential for those racing mo
The major categories of motorcycle racing are road racing, off road racing and track racing. Some of the other categories are drag racing and hill climbs. Due to the excitement it offers, motorcycle racing is a popular sport that attracts people of all ag
Thinking of something for that motorcycle speed junkie in your life for Christmas? John Stein’s self-published, hardcover book, Motorcycle Drag Racing: A History hit the book stores in 2011. This enormous coffee table book covers the full range of m
Motorcycle Drag Racing History 1972 Article: Two-Lane Blacktop. A day at the drags and reflections on the sport. Buy the Article Here. Motorcycle dragging, like other forms of drag racing, is much different than other forms of vehicle competition...
Motorcycle racing, the recreational and competitive use of motorcycles, a sport practiced by both professionals and amateurs on roads, tracks, closed circuits, and natural terrain. There are about as many forms of motorcycle racing as there are of automob
The early motorcycle drag racing subculture was a sport of—and for—outsiders. If drag racers were second-class citizens, motorcycle drag racers came in a distant third.
Flat track racing has quite the history in North America, with its roots dating back over a hundred years . It is considered the oldest, longest-running and most traditional motorcycle racing series, and is commonly referred to as “dirt track”
Motorcycle Drag Racing zxr92; ... NHRA D7 Race #3 Motorcycle Final John Widmann vs Jay Thompson-Las Vegas March 30, 2013 ... Peter Svensson runs the quickest Top Fuel Bike ET in the history of ...
Motorcycle racing (also called moto racing and motorbike racing) is the motorcycle sport of racing motorcycles. Major genres include motorcycle road racing and off-road racing, both either on circuits or open courses, and track racing. Other categories in