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About videojackster

A freedom loving libertarian who really enjoys experiencing that freedom on a motorcycle, on the race track, as often as possible.

Second Day of AHRMA Racing for 440

After the successful completion of the first of two races necessary to qualify for racing at the Barber Vintage Festival the day before was quite encouraging. A number of practice laps were also required, so I made it a point … Continue reading

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Months in the Making and Came to Fruition on the Track

This year included many out of state trips for work. On one of the runs I picked up an owner modified KZ400 that had a KZ440 motor dropped into to it’s engine cradle. From what I was told, this was … Continue reading

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I Get By with a Little Help from My Friends II, the Sequel

After all the excitement of the final round of the Raven Racing sponsored Vintage Trifecta, Sunday morning, after a beautiful rainless night, began with an early dawn wake up call of a light rain. Scrambling out to reconnect the rain … Continue reading

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I Get By with a Little Help from My Friends

Having missed the second round of the Raven Racing Vintage Trifecta at Barber Motorsports Park around Independence Day, I was really looking forward to racing at Lil Tally for the third and final round or the Trifecta. Missing my favorite … Continue reading

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Short, Sweet, & to the Point VIR Race Video

Here’s a nice short example of all the curves on the north end of VIR as race by Mr. Mark Morrow on his vintage RZ race bike chasing TZ. Notice the difficult to memorize curves of VIR: youtube.com/watch?v=x8weDwVpTms&feature=youtu.be

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A Heated Battle on My Birthday Run

After many years without vintage racing being included at VIR the first weekend in August, this new race schedule configuration brought back my favorite twisty, curvy, too many curves to memorize without regular runs on the “Oak Tree” track. Virginia … Continue reading

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Tribute to One I Envy

In case you hadn’t heard, one of vintage racing’s finest has been laid to rest. Mike Wells of Mike Wells Racing died while RACING! He DIDN’T die of racing, he died doing what he loved to the last second that … Continue reading

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