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Great racing, great weather, plenty of motorcycling legends, and a huge variety of rare classic bikes all at the International Festival of Speed.


Formerly known as the Barry Sheene Festival of Speed, the four-day-long event re-named itself following discussions with lawyers from the Sheene family estate.

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Beau Beaton wins for Irving Vincent at the International Festival of Speed 2017!
With Cameron Donald close behind in 4th place, HRD would have taken out the Team championship too – if there was one. The motorcycles caused a sensation all weekend with spectators hanging around the pits for a glimpse at our wonderful machines. It was a great meet, thanks for having us Sydney!!

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Ken Horner, owner of The HRD team and head engineer for Irving Vincent, was excited when ‘Ago’ dropped by to inspect the machines. Giacomo Agostini ‘Ago’ is an Italian multi-time world champion Grand Prix motorcycle road racer, with an absolute record of 122 Grand Prix wins and 15 World Championships titles. Total Legend!! — withGiacomo Agostini at Sydney Motorsport Park- Eastern Creek Raceway.


Thanks to

Lin Cotter

Brad McDonald

for the images

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