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A.D. Farrow Super Sportster

 

SuperSportster

The Super Sportster was built as a gas bike in 1967 and  ran a low E.T. of 10.89 at 127 m.p.h. In the spring of 1968 the bike was turned into a nitro fuel burner and won the Spring Nationals at Bristol, Tn. with 9.40 e.t. @ 145 m.p.h

The Super Sportster is currently on loan to the AMA Museum

 

Super Sportster Facts

  • Built by: Tom Rieser
  • Ridden by: Bob Barker

Engine

  • Model/year: 1967 Sportster
  • Builder: Tom Reiser
  • Displacement: 77 cubic inch
  • Horsepower:
  • Carb: S&S L-Series fuel
  • Fuel: 92% Nitromethane Fuel
  • Transmission

  • Gears: High Gear only
  • Chassis

  • Rear wheel: KR
  • Rear tire: 4 inch Avon slick
  • Front forks: M-50 assembly
  • Weight: 290 lbs.
  • Frame: Yetman
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