It was special in that it was the first National Rally for 2013, the 110th anniversary of Harley-Davidson as well as the 30th anniversary of HOG!!
Special guest was Bill Davidson, great-grandson of one of the 4 founders.
As part of the fun there was a chance to “go down the drag strip” at Meremere.
Dr. Mike’s best run was a slow 15.3sec! With one hairy run involving a skidding takeoff!
Back at rally HQ he did much better on the H-D V-Rod dragster on the rolling-road, managing an 11.2sec run. He has to work on his reaction time & weight!!
UPDATE 11th May 2014
Unfortunately in 2014, Dr Mike was unable to get down to Palmerston North for the
He hopes to get down to Queenstown in 2015!