Ronny Dean's '79 RD400 Daytona Special
Click the picture for another view. (Photos shot at the Kimbell Museum)

This was the final year in the US for the air-cooled two stroke twin based on the infamous RD350 /400,
bane of many a teenager's insurance policy. Sadly, this example fared no better. This thing was totalled
within a very short time of being purchased. Mrs. Overby wasn't happy, and I think Ronny's access to
Mom's purchasing power was forever curtailed after this one. 
 
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If this bike was Counter times slower he'd still have crashed it.