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Where's the Road?
June 26, 1961
Peering down as intently as a myopic bookworm reading close print in a dark library, the passenger member of this Swiss sidecar motorcycle team seems to be interested only in a closer look at the course. Actually, he is trying to lower the motorcycle's center of gravity as the driver beside him takes a hairpin turn at Governor's Bridge in an International Tourist Trophy race on the Isle of Man. As it turned out, his head was still too high; the Swiss team placed only second.
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June 26, 1961

Where's The Road?

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Peering down as intently as a myopic bookworm reading close print in a dark library, the passenger member of this Swiss sidecar motorcycle team seems to be interested only in a closer look at the course. Actually, he is trying to lower the motorcycle's center of gravity as the driver beside him takes a hairpin turn at Governor's Bridge in an International Tourist Trophy race on the Isle of Man. As it turned out, his head was still too high; the Swiss team placed only second.

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