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    Non Compos Mentos Gammaboy's Avatar
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    What powerplant is in the SR3? Hayabusa?
    "Where can we get hold of a Vincent Black Shadow?" "Whats that?" "A fantastic bike," I said. "The new model is something like two thousand cubic inches, developing two hundred brake-horsepower at four thousand revolutions per minute on a magnesium frame with two styrofoam seats and a total curb weight of exactly two hundred pounds."

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    From their website:

    Gen 4 RPE-Suzuki 1500cc 4-cylinder dry sump oil system
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cal View Post
    From their website:

    Gen 4 RPE-Suzuki 1500cc 4-cylinder dry sump oil system
    So a big bore/stroked Busa.
    Hasn't one of our esteemed PF members grenaded 2 of those things in his hillclimber now?
    "Where can we get hold of a Vincent Black Shadow?" "Whats that?" "A fantastic bike," I said. "The new model is something like two thousand cubic inches, developing two hundred brake-horsepower at four thousand revolutions per minute on a magnesium frame with two styrofoam seats and a total curb weight of exactly two hundred pounds."

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    They must make some reasonable changes to them. A rebuild is due at 20hrs & they send them back to the UK... $8K.
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    A rebuild every 20 hours. Fuck that. RB's forever.
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    Most race motors need rebuilding at those sort of hours. Even my MX5 is 25-30. It takes longer than you think to clock up those hours at race speed.
    The most dangerous risk of all - the risk of spending your life not doing what you want, on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later. - Randy Komisar.

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