Human Powered Vehicle Speed Test in Battle Mountain NV (1 Viewer)

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These guys are going to be meeting up and doing a speed run through the high desert in NV in a week or so. They've had fairing-covered recumbent bikes do 70+mph there before, entirely powered by the human body. I'm moving too slow to make it there in time unfortunately, but if anyone else wants to go and do a write-up about it, I'll buy you a twelve pack whenever I see ya next.
 
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