2013 Hillclimb - TL doesn't have a chance
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    AMA Pit Boss TLJimmy's Avatar
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    2013 Hillclimb - TL doesn't have a chance

    I stil have the fastest time for a TL - beat my P/B by 3 seconds this year; but look at the winner - cracking 300kph through the middle section! TL Jimmy is at least 70kph down on this. Need a big bore kit.

    Unfortunately there was a fatality last year, so we got a lot more runs in as less people signed up. RIP Malcolm Foster, Ducati 999.

    I did have a good battle with a RSV1000 who's rider competes at the IOM classic, but the bugger beat me by 0.02 of a second

    Here's a vid of the winning bike - I didn't have a camera this year. And yes, the speedo is correct!!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KubGVzd64rg

    BTW right at the end of the vid you can see me standing next to the tail of my TLS, in the black n white leathers holding my helmet.
    Last edited by TLJimmy; 10-22-2013 at 04:13 PM.
    Ride it like you stole it.

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    Evil Twin Dougie's Avatar
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    Wow.

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    Dang, that's fast! It actually changed my view on hillclimbing. I thought it mostly consisted out of shorter an steeper tracks.....
    Very cool!
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