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Bonneville 2014 Effort

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Schuberth and 5-Ball Racing Together at Bonneville

A lightweight motorcycle racing helmet on the bleeding edge of aerodynamic performance.

Landspeed racing team 5-Ball Racing’s “JETobey” Harden is the latest Bonneville racer to hit the salt in a Schuberth helmet at the 2014 Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trails.
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The latest from the House of JIMS will be the Power House behind the 5-Ball Belly Tank

By Bandit, Paul Platts, with photos from the JIMS crew and a George Fleming illo
We’ve worked with JIMS staff for maybe 30 years, maybe longer. Jim Thiessen has one of the most solid companies in the industry. When the custom world is on fire JIMS keeps rolling along. So, when we decided to create something completely nuts for Bonneville in a Belly Tank configuration I discussed it with Jim and he immediately wanted to be involved. I reached out to Paul Platts and quizzed ...
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Bonneville 2014 Race Report

A Year of the Strange and Wonderful

By Bandit with photos by Wrench
I woke up this morning, five days after the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials ended, with a start. How the hell was I going to write this article? I couldn’t figure it out. I didn’t know where to start or how to couch all the action and obstacles.
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5-Ball Racing Report from Bonneville

Checking in after a week on the salt.

By Ray C. Wheeler
5-Ball Racing brings you the Day to Day report from Bonneville.
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5-Ball Racing Report for August 14th, 2014

Countdown is on, we are only days away now.

By Ray C. Wheeler
The planets and the stars appear to be aligning perfectly for the Bonneville Speed Trials. Looks like the Salt Gods are very happy.
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5-Ball Racing 2014 Chapter 3, sorta

One Crazy Year Reaching for the Salt

By Bandit with photos by Wrench
This has been a scramble, and not exactly on time, but we’ve moved forward and the whole scenario is working out perfectly. We’ll see in about a week. If you believe in anything, you believe in your efforts to make your dreams come true.
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Count Down to Bonneville 2014, July 17, 2014

34 days and the 5-Ball Racing team will be on the way to Bonneville.

Ray Wheeler
34 Days with a sleepless night and an early get-the-hell-up and your 5-Ball Racing Team will Haul ASS in an easterly direction on the cool black top at a rapid pace. Destination is the Bonneville Salt Flats.
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Count Down to Bonneville 2014, June 19, 2014

5-Ball Racing Report

By Ray Wheeler
Life is non-stop from sun up to midnight or later at the Bikernet Interplanetary Headquarters located in the Port of Los Angeles.
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