|Blackie Bernal on his reverse-head Triumph Thunderbird, which averaged 144mph at Bonneville in 1952. Blackie is wearing long underwear, hi-top tennis shoes, gloves, a helmet, and nothing else!|
|Note the large intake funnels - free supercharging? Also note the significant ding in the tank - that was courtesy Tommy Smith, which led to skin grafts.|
|Blackie Bernal being 'footed' by another rider to start his Triumph Thunderbird, at the starter's scaffold.|
|Doing the 'Rollie Free' aboard a supercharged H-D Panhead; Jack Dale running Bus Schaller's machine, which didn't set a record...|
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