JD Beach Pullin' a Herrin at Laguna

Discussion in 'General' started by rcarson15, Jul 3, 2019.

  1. rcarson15

    rcarson15 Well-Known Member

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  2. zrx12man

    zrx12man Captain Amazing

    Dunno but I'll be rooting for him. Local PNW kid and all.
  3. Sabre699

    Sabre699 Wait...hold my beer.

    Yeah buddy...go JD.
  4. TX Joose

    TX Joose Well-Known Member

    Anyone think he'll be faster on the saucy Pirelli? Or will he be like Herrin and roll better on the Dunlop? How about comparing him to the satellite Yamaha's?
  5. renegade17

    renegade17 Well-Known Member

    Lap record on Pirellis!!!!!
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  6. Dave K

    Dave K DaveK über alles!

    I hope he does well enough to maybe get a wildcard or two later this year (with or without Attack) and is gone to Euroland next year.
  7. R Acree

    R Acree WTF

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  8. Hoffman900

    Hoffman900 Well-Known Member

    I think Jiggy is in better physical shape as well, which should help a lot.

    Super stoked for this / him.
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  9. backcountryme

    backcountryme Word to your mother.

    Why are they acting like this has never been done before Herrin?
  10. Mongo

    Mongo Administrator

    No clue but it's pretty funny :D
  11. Dave K

    Dave K DaveK über alles!

    Who is "they?"

    It's impressive to me because it seems to be Attack trying to do it year after year and the bigguns don't try.

    Hell, Hairgel did it years ago in 250s and then took the hair show to europe and wildcarded there.
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  12. ducnut

    ducnut Well-Known Member

    I just think it’s awesome he’s racing everything he can, at the highest level he can, where possible. He’s a force to be reckoned with, dirt or asphalt.
  13. metricdevilmoto

    metricdevilmoto Just forking around

    Or like Hayden did when the Jordan team ran WSBK and go significantly faster on Pirellis on equal equipment.
  14. Metalhead

    Metalhead Dong pilot

    Exactly. Nice dude too. Has my support.
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  15. Youngins. :)
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  16. Pneumatico Delle Vittorie

    Pneumatico Delle Vittorie Retired "Tire" Guy

    Dunno, but we always see these guys year after year on the wrong compounds and by the time they get on what everyone else is using they have no practice time left. And the wsbk front is a 125/70 & the rear is the 200/65 so they have to put their heads around that.
  17. I think he might surprise a few people in WSBK, wishing them all the best.
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  18. SPL170db

    SPL170db Trackday winner

    Eslick too right? Didn't he turn his fastest lap on the Pirelli Q?

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  19. metricdevilmoto

    metricdevilmoto Just forking around

    Yes. I don't have the sheet in front of me, but over race distance, it was a lot of time.
  20. stangmx13

    stangmx13 Well-Known Member

    I just don't get how someone can do this many race laps in one weekend at their pace, on a SBK, at a track with little rest like Laguna. it boggles my mind.
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