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Old 04-29-2005, 07:23 PM   #1
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Dodge Tomahawk video

It's kinda boring, but I've never seen anyone actually ride on it. Looks a little unstable if you ask me.

http://www.blueovalnews.com/2005/mul...a/tomahawk.wmv


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Old 04-29-2005, 09:03 PM   #2
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Yeah, just how are you supposed to lean that thing in a turn? Looks like a quick crash to me. Notice the guy riding it is not going very fast - for good reason, I think.
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Old 04-29-2005, 10:43 PM   #3
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Yeah I wanna se the test driver do 400 mph
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Thats cool, looks like something out of Mad Max The Road Warrior movie. But there is no way I would ride one at any high speed.
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Yeah, I definately think the guy is afraid of it, I know I would be!! I mean a 500 HP bike with 4 wheels and you know it not only lunges forward when you hit the gas but it is going to torque to the right because of the power and rotating mass of the V-10, sounds scary to me lol
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Yeah, just how are you supposed to lean that thing in a turn? Looks like a quick crash to me. Notice the guy riding it is not going very fast - for good reason, I think.
When you turn, the wheels move off camber from each other (the front two wheels are not connected) . It's actually a pretty good design, it may take a little getting used to as far as lean is concerned.

Im not too sure if the back two wheels are connected or not. I wouldnt think so though.
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that bike is awsome......id be the test dummy of 400mph if someone gave me the bike lol.
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one of the car magazines did an article on the tomahawk, they said they had yet to go over 35 mph and it required 2 handlers to help turn it. the guy driving it tried by himself and almost tipped it over. i can't see how it would ever be produced, they said it weighed well over 1000lbs, imagine trying to pick that up if it fell over.
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