Thursday, March 10, 2011

When Norton was King - Hogslayer: The Unapproachable Legend

"Anyone familiar with motorcycle drag racing has heard of Hogslayer, the famous dual-engine Norton dragster. And it’s only appropriate that the most successful drag racing bike of the 1970s have its story told through a sharp-looking documentary film."

I once had my Norton go into a "death wobble" on the Long Island Expressway while I was cruising at about 85mph. I was able to safely accelerate out of it and continue home at 60 mph, with my pulse racing at about 200 beats per minute. Very invigorating, those Nortons...

More on the coming documentary here: Hogslayer: The Unapproachable Legend

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