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sastre
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by sastre

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hhhmmmm he got some balls or no brain you decide. :noidea:
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artray
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by artray

He looks at ease. I Wonder if the cops would bust him ?

socratease
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by socratease

Love the lack of helmet.

In yosemite I once saw a dude riding a fixie behind a tourbus. Not going nearly as fast, but it looked like a hell of a lot of fun.

denzity
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by denzity

Best I've managed is 60km/h behind lorries in Japan on my commute. If it's a road you ride a lot it's easy to predict places they will brake and take caution accordingly. I rode more towards the edge though, just in case he pulls an emergency brake. That guy has some big balls for riding in the middle like that - I'm surprised he has the gears to keep up (at 52-11 he needs nearly 150 RPM to do 90km/h).

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stella-azzurra
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by stella-azzurra

Hes trying to re-enact the truck scene in Breaking away? :lol:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1jzs6dk4bs

Actually when you are behind a semi that big and that close the envelope that forms around you pushes you along and there is not air resitance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HxYC4gxwBOY

but as soon any you get out that envelope you can't get back on.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qs8seaQW ... re=related
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