World_Fastest_Monkey_bike.jpgTo us, the most interesting racing that takes place at Bonneville oftentimes isn't big budget attempts to set outright speed records, but rather the contests for obscure categories. Later this month, nine-time Dakar competitor Ivo Kastan hopes to reach speeds in excess of 106mph, making his monkey bike the fastest ever and also setting a new record for the naked 175cc four-stroke class. That he plans to do that without any rear suspension and could quite possibly be the first Czech to race on the salt just adds icing to the crazy cake.  >













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