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Old 06-07-2011, 09:29 AM   #1
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Exclamation Sugar Land street race Sat June 4: 59 frontage

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As I was riding my Kawa (safely) and stopped on First Colony going north bound at the Hwy 59 frontage road I saw a real show. The event was a drag race between a black Chevy coupe (1955?) and a dark colored sport bike rider. They used the public stop light as a signal, and peeled out in a cloud of rubber. Tearing past me in a sheet of flame, the Chevy was holding its own.

Both vehicles passed the local Methodist Hospital entrance, and went towards the very busy Hwy 6 intersection. The time was around 9 am, and I shook my head in disbelief. Cruising around Sugar Land I noticed the police out, likely looking for the pair, and they looked me over, but they ignored me.

Anyway folks: street racing is both illegal and stupid. If I had the chance to get the plates or better descriptions, I would have reported them. It blows my mind to see such events. I have only been riding a couple months in SL and been passed by bikes doing well over 100 mph on Hwy 59 and Hwy 6, more often than not with no helmets, etc and weaving in and out of heavy traffic. Death wish, or over confidence?

Before twisting that throttle, think. The place to race is off the street. I used to race snowmobiles decades ago and know the thrill---but, street racing endangers both the participants and bystanders.

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Old 06-07-2011, 09:32 AM   #2
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l---but, street racing endangers both the participants and bystanders.
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wrong sir....I'm sure you wouldnt be too keen on the idea if your child was struck by a person illegally street racing.
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Meet in Mexico and plenty of 1000+rwhp, in the middle of the night and knocking on the door of 200+mph.... Think they call it roll racing
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grow the f up and mind your own business. let other mind theirs.
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Was the bike on 1 wheel while they were racing? Cus that would be gangster.

And SL is always rolling deep with the Popo. Makes all dem rich white crackers feel mo safe.
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And SL is always rolling deep with the Popo. Makes all dem rich white crackers feel mo safe.
Actually, it's all the Indians (dot not feather), not the White man that lives in Sugar Land.
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i no one thing cops got better thing to be doing then looking whos racing and im sure you speed too
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grow the f up and mind your own business. let other mind theirs.
Private events should be done in private places, not public places. Try growing up a bit yourself and realize your personal gratification does not trump others safety.

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There's speeding and there's being a jackass Maybe the leo's could spend more time doing those other things, if more people would pop their head of their and learn some responsibility.
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i no one thing cops got better thing to be doing then looking whos racing and im sure you speed too
So they've got better things to do than watch out for morons who can't handle their vehicle, driving it at a high rate of speed on a public rode endangering innocent bystanders?

Let me know what you think cops should be doing...
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So they've got better things to do than watch out for morons who can't handle their vehicle, driving it at a high rate of speed on a public rode endangering innocent bystanders?

Let me know what you think cops should be doing...
One. You ride a street bike and its way faster then them cars you going to sit hear and make your self look good saying you dont act the fool and sugarland has alot of robbery thats What There looking out for not no raceing
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One. You ride a street bike and its way faster then them cars you going to sit hear and make your self look good saying you dont act the fool and sugarland has alot of robbery thats What There looking out for not no raceing
I was going to say that you failed to highlight point number 2, but then realized your post was already chock full of number 2 anyway.
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I was going to say that you failed to highlight point number 2, but then realized your post was already chock full of number 2 anyway.
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Ppl on hear aways think they too good but half of yall speed ever time we have meets
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I don't go to meets. And yes, I speed on my motorcycle. The speed limit is 60 or 65 and most of the time I go about 70-80.

I don't go wide open throttle from a dead stop racing against a car.... next...
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