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Anyone else see Dovi take the top speed record in Mugello in FP2 - 356.4 kmh / 221.45 mph.

Although right after, there was that very horrific crash from Pirro.
 

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Incredible speeds, and to do it again and again for 23 laps?? True gladiators.

Amazing Pirro had enough grip at 210mph to throw it right over the bars. The g-forces these guys play with are impressive.

Moto3 has amazing races there, everyone jockeying for being 3-7th by the last turn to draft the main straight.
 

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I had my dash read 167mph today (I was running out of road, but the front tire was starting to shake too-probably because I'm due for a new one)... close to 157mph actual - last time I did that was on my CBR600F3 back in 1998 LOL gotta laugh at those insane speeds those pro's run - I don't have those ball$
 

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Whats even more insane is where they do it. That crest at Mugello acts as a ramp at those speeds. It makes the backstraight at VIR seem like childs play and that will give you a headshake when you come up on it at 170 mph.
 

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Moto3 has amazing races there, everyone jockeying for being 3-7th by the last turn to draft the main straight.
I agree, Moto3 races are very entertaining. In groups, rider in 12th can go to 1st with the slipstream.
 

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Whats even more insane is where they do it. That crest at Mugello acts as a ramp at those speeds. It makes the backstraight at VIR seem like childs play and that will give you a headshake when you come up on it at 170 mph.
Yup, crazy. The headshake from Dani Pedrosa during qualifying today was ridiculous.
 
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