Originally Posted by scollins
Track record was set by a WMRRA racer, not a novice rider. Even the liter bike racers weren't faster. But it is a new track, and the fastest line is still up for debate. They anticipate the track record will be somewhere in the 1:30's (currently at 1:41.) It was set by this guy:
Gives me hope, as he's a little bit older than me! So old guys can go fast!
scott, having not been to that track and not having raced there i won't comment. but having raced at big willow, button willow, laguna seca, sears point (now infineon), thunder hill and various other tracks. all of these track records are held by liter bikes (discounting the pro circuits like SBK and MGP obviously, but still counting the likes of AFM Superbike).
don't give up hope on being old, it's just a number