Sunday, December 27, 2009

1950 Triumph & Bobby Turner Burn up Rosamond Dry Lake Course

Triumph Thunderbird sets Record - 135.84 mph

Bobby Turner burns up Rosamond Dry Lake Course! - Motorcyclists will be interested to know that this fine record was made on a motorcycle which was, with only a few minor changes, a regular stock model. Dual manifold, Triumph Grand Prix cams, and 13-1 Triumph pistons were used. All work was done in Johnson Motors own shop by Cal Makela and Don Ayriss.

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