SoCal Motor Bicycle Racing Sat April 7th 2012 Grange Racetrack!!

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  1. ducedave

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    Not all MB are pedal start but sounds vary interesting
     
  2. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

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    hey gimme a call when you have some time. I got some
    stuff to discuss with you.
    Thanks.

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  3. Blake84

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    If 69 ever goes up for grabs I'd take it haha
     
  4. Easy Rider

    Easy Rider Santa Cruz Scooter Works

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    No Problem, I'll call you tomorrow afternoon.
     
  5. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

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    It's the best track in SoCal and you know it. :)

    Just a reminder to everyone to not pay attention to your GPS or
    Google maps. When you get off at Exit 157 / Stoddard Wells do not
    make any turns until you get to Central Rd where you turn South to
    the Grange track.
    Follow the map on the first page and below and you won't get lost
    like Bigboy! :D


    The road turns into a well graded gravel road which looks like this
    when you crest a slight rise and see the track below.

    It is really beautiful out there and I am camping Friday and Saturday night.

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  6. MotorBicycleRacing

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    All Track Riders under 18 Years of Age must have a
    Parent or Guardian sign their waiver.


    There is no limit on racers age but anyone under 16 years
    old should contact me before the race day of April 7th.

    I really don't see a problem with riders as young as 12 under
    the right circumstances.

    There will be no extra charge to race a second bike in
    another class.

    Jim Granger of Grange Motor Circuit is the friendliest and
    most accommodating race track owner in Southern California
    which is why SoCal Motor Bicycle Racing has the track from
    sunrise to sunset on Sat April 7th.

    That's 12 hours of practice, racing and just cruising around
    the most challenging course in SoCal and don't forget the
    moon light track ride on Friday night!

    We will also be test riding the track in reverse which is
    clock wise at the end of the day for anyone that sticks
    around after the prize ceremony of some custom trophies.

    PS: There will be a hot chick waving the start and finish
    flag and if you crash and burn she will patch you up too! :D

    PPS: www.ArrowMotorizedCycles.com is casting some very
    cool aluminum plaques for prizes out of big race pistons.
    More to be announced about that soon.

    Only 71 days to go .........
     
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  7. bairdco

    bairdco a guy who makes cool bikes

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    i ran that track in reverse after the last race. a little confusing after running it all day the other way, but it's pretty cool. running downhill on the straight is pretty cool, but makes for some hard braking going into the corner.

    a high geared bike would probably wind out before reaching the end of it...
     
  8. MotorBicycleRacing

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  9. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

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    The "infamous Safe" is considering coming and racing in
    the low power eBike class at Grange.

    Hey Safe
    There is another SoCal Motor Bicycle Race on June 9th

    However if you are Serious I would suggest getting to the
    first race on April 7th because if there isn't enough interest
    the < 1500 / 2000 watt class may be canceled.

    He even put some pedals on his bike. :D

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  10. scotto-

    scotto- Custom 4-Stroke Bike Builder

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    Nice looking bike......I wonder how often that chain jumps off?

    dnut
     
  11. SoSauty

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    I want that bike. Wonder if Safe is interested in selling. Geez, I've been curious 'bout others bikes, but this one has so many concepts. Lo-kv single stage gear down motor, freewheeling chainring, and that fairing with everything tucked behind it.
    .flg.
     
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  12. ducedave

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    It'S not as bad as an old Corvair fan belt
     
  13. MotorBicycleRacing

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    My buddy Strotter rides a 50 cc Honda and is coming with his
    2 sons that ride 35 cc Robin Subaru's.
    They were at the first SoCal race at Willow Springs last June.

    agk said that he is coming but not racing any 50 cc 4 strokes
    this race.

    www.affordablegokarts.com is sponsoring the race again and
    the good news is that Shane's knee has healed up so he will
    be riding his bike in the 11 hp class.

    Shane's son will be racing the 99 cc 4 stroke bike and I think he
    said it will be a 2 speed transmission.
    Would be great to have a 99 cc 4 stroke class if there were enough
    entries.
    Affordable Go Karts is going to concentrate on developing performance
    parts for the 99 cc Predator 4 stroke motor.

    Brian will be racing the very fast agk 4 stroke monsta bike and will
    have some competition from Chris ( www.TomahawkTuning.wordpress.com )
    on his very fast 14 hp moped.
    Who knows what other bikes will be in the Unlimited Class? liveforphysics?
    if he can finish a race without destroying his bike? :D
     
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  14. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

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    Yes, nashmoto emailed me that he is going to be defending his
    50 cc 4 stroke title and is looking for some competition! :D
    Mind you he won a Sick Bike Parts 4 stroke shift kit last race so
    he was pretty happy about that.

    Nashmoto did say that beating all those 2 strokes and coming 5th
    was fun too! :)

    We can always see what everyone wants to do on race day. I don't
    have any preference and always gas and pedal on the starts.

    Safe says that his 1000 watt ebike is going 40 mph so you are going
    to have to step it up a bit?
     
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    Looks like this is gonna be some stiff competition in all classes especially the unlimited class. I officially have the days off and will be there.
     
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  17. alienboy366

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    Hopefully I can make it.
     
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    Looking forward to the next race and hoping there's more interest in the 49cc class. Either way it's too much fun to miss.
    Finally edited some video from the last race: http://blog.nashmoto.com/
     
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  19. ducedave

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    well got a proper ad/ret cgi ign on the old saw motor now I just need to fab up a reducer weld the frame mount the motor lace two wheels run the cables. wires and fuel lines build two tensioners a tank and the exhaust tune the carb and clutch -- by April 7th. - - - "NO PROBLEMS HERE"!!!! I don't think there will be time to paint it and hang lights.
    Dudes is this fun or what?
    AH81 power product 130cc. 2 stoke full suspension frame board tracker.
    O and yes it's time to say it I'll see you in the pits
     
  20. MotorBicycleRacing

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    About time you did :D

    Thanks to Headtrama for this video of the Oct 22nd Grange race.
    http://youtu.be/6ku1RivaTs8
     

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