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Old December 29th, 2009, 02:01 PM   #1
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This is the guy that I took pictures of at Redbud MX in 08 which is pretty cool....

TORC Johnny Greaves Makes 300 ft Jump in Truck : 44 / Off Road IH8 Pavement


That picture I took (well actually fired off tons during his 3 attempts at 8fps)...



Someone else filmed that day:

YouTube- Johnny Greaves off road racer jumps Red Bud 2008 AMA motocross track
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Old December 29th, 2009, 02:09 PM   #2
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Damn That's Cool. It takes the landing surprisingly well.
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Old December 29th, 2009, 07:31 PM   #3
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Man I'd love to ride shotgun on that trip. Uhhhh, well maybe not.
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Old December 29th, 2009, 07:43 PM   #4
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WOW, What kind of RPM's is that thing turning,..?

Very Impressive, I wanna try it,...
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Old December 29th, 2009, 08:38 PM   #5
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That is totally AWSOME!!!!!
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That engine sounds awesome.
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That's sweet like someone else said the landing looks smooth as butter.
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damn thats cool, it looks like a nice landing
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I got an email about that yesterday from TORC. Pretty neat stuff. Johnny is my favorite driver in TORC followed by Jeff Kincaid (they run 2 different classes). I have been a fan of Johnny for years.

My old roomie was at the jump at Red Bud but didn't get any pics. That is a cool one you got.
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I got tons of pics. The first set I didn't have to increase the contrast as much. It got a little dusty.

He kinda makes Ken Block's jump look small...


My family knows Tim Ferry from back in the day so I'll be pushing to go to Redbud more frequently.
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I got tons of pics. The first set I didn't have to increase the contrast as much. It got a little dusty.

He kinda makes Ken Block's jump look small...

YouTube- Ken Block jumps his rally car 171 feet

My family knows Tim Ferry from back in the day so I'll be pushing to go to Redbud more frequently.
Don't worry, Pastrana is supposed to be trying to break Blocks record here soon.

http://rumors.automobilemag.com/6613...eve/index.html
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Old December 30th, 2009, 12:12 AM   #13
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Wow, I guess I've lived like 15 minutes from Red Bud for about 4 years, but I didn't know big stuff went on there. I drive by it pretty frequently.
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Old December 30th, 2009, 01:02 AM   #14
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x3 on the landing. amazing how much technology goes into those rigs.
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I saw this earlier. It's probably more exciting if you're actually in it. I think Pastrana's on New Years Eve jumping onto a barge will be much more entertaining no matter the outcome...
http://www.autoblog.com/2009/12/15/v...jump-goes-awr/
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