View Full Version : Mower racing?

06-01-2000, 09:50 AM
I just saw on L &L that they race mowers at<br>60mph. Thats the highway speed limit here.<br>Gotta give this a try.Maybe put a twin turbo<br>setup on the Walker. :) <p>Karl<br>

06-01-2000, 02:09 PM
Lawn mowerracing came to my town about a month ago, but I missed it by an hour. I wish I could have seen them.<p>Rick <br>LawnWorks<br>

06-01-2000, 04:47 PM
i once saw tim alan (driving a DC) lose to Bob Vela (driving a crapsman oh i mean crafts man)<br>Whats the best mower now?<br>-Nick<br>

Eric ELM
06-01-2000, 10:38 PM
The DC with the 150 HP Jet engine is on my equipment page on my Website. I was told it will go 60 MPH, but I wouldn't want to be on it. :)<p>----------<br>&lt;a href=&quot;http://pages.prodigy.net/eric.erickson/&quot;&gt;Eric@ELM&lt;/a&gt;<br>

06-01-2000, 11:10 PM
Karl, here is the lawn mower racing web site. Looks like it would be a fun off season sport for us &quot;pros&quot; <br>http://www.letsmow.com/

06-02-2000, 02:09 AM
A little town about 40 miles from where I grew up has a big 4th of July celebration every year. Each year at the celebration they have lawnmower races. They get guys from all over the country to race. It's really become quite a big thing there. I went last year, and there was talk about getting ESPN2 to cover it for this year. A lot of fun to watch. They race on a small dirt track, they have different classes from stock to modified. Some of those modified mowers really fly.

06-02-2000, 06:37 PM
Hey Karl, lawn mower races might be crazy, but the #1 award for crazy has got to go to the Crokodile Hunter from down under.<p>----------<br>Bobby <br>Ft Lauderdale