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Old 06-08-2017, 11:16 AM   #2411 (permalink)
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I don't like thinking about the dangers of you doing that.

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The picture on Twitter appears to be a still from that video of the bicyclist riding prone.

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freebeard - that photo is the Vincent Black Lightning speed record, which help for about 20 years. The rider had tried with his leathers on (in a standard tuck?) and decided to do this.
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I don't like thinking about the dangers of you doing that.
Yeah. We were all young and dumb at one time or another. Haven't ridden a motorcycle in about ten years now. Although I was one of the fortunate ones to never have been in a bike accident.
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Glad he's on a closed course, otherwise a potentially-great Darwin moment!
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I just spent about 20 minutes exploring their website, very interesting.

I think that we have all seen some of their work at one time or another, not always good responses but looks to be quality craftsmanship.

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I always tend to compare to the most aerodynamic 4-passenger car I know of, the Volhart-Sagitta V2:



I like the protruding pontoon front fenders and the way they fall off away from the bubble top. Comes now the Glickenhaus SCG 003C:



The surface detailing is 21st century, but if the cabin were expanded to VW Beetle size it would be very comparable.

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