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      10-12-2011, 07:47 AM   #1
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Red Bull at Khardung-La

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Thanks for the pics! Loving Red Bull's road shows
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I'd be scared shitless doing that with a lack of oxygen, downforce, and ability to warm the tires and brakes at that altitude.
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I'd be scared shitless doing that with a lack of oxygen, downforce, and ability to warm the tires and brakes at that altitude.
I agree. You can hear how breathless they are at 16k feet
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I wonder how much engine power is left at this altitude?
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I wonder how much engine power is left at this altitude?
I was wondering the same thing - I don't know! I know that you can lose as much as 20% at 5,000 ft, so at 18k feet...it has to be a substantial loss.
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