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Cycle News 1966 04 07

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VOLUME III NUMBER 13 week of APRIL llhl'lugh APRIL 13, 1!166 IRVINE TRACK TERRIIC Saa_bles Rule the Day by Maureen Lee ( ~~ ! ; :r On e of the best fealuresof the A.C.A. motocros s on Sund ay was a chance to s ee th e famed Rickm an Brothers TriumphMet iss e in ac tion. This parti cular mach in e belo ngs to Paul Hunt who has s uccessful ly co mpeted in Eur ope and brought it home wi th him an d on Sund ay he went out and won fiv e out of seven heats, takin g the fi rst place in both the 500 and ope n classes , with a fine display of riding. C-Z mounted Walt Axthe lm Wll8II't far behind and at times led Hunt as they charged aroood the rough circuit. The cla s s ....aks oyer the slartlnc .~lj HALF-MILE OPENER C- Z has only 360cc's to the Triumph's 500, but it neatly out ran even the big open class jobs. Th e American Cycle Association allowed him to ride in the Open class. not for points , but it provided a lot of thrills for th e spectators to see Walt come blasting out of the trees ahead of such hard chargers as Rick James, Mike Henry and Frank Harl an . (Contfnued on page 9) CONRAD, FERRO NEW H & HCHAMPS Gary Conrad finished first overal l in the re-running of the A .M. A. :'iational Championship Hare and Hound race last Sunday. He was follow ed in by Bobby Ferro. who won th e open e :

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