What does it take to add a ‘1’ to the top speed of an air-cooled v-twin? A giant turbocharger and a 320-hour engine build help. The net result was 214bhp, 243lb/ft and a 185mph top speed in a timed mile at Maxton, where Roland Sands raced the Victory alongside JT Nesbitt and his Bimota SB8R. Only a blown piston kept him from reaching his 200mph goal. http:...

What does it take to add a ‘1’ to the top speed of an air-cooled v-twin? A giant turbocharger and a 320-hour engine build help. The net result was 214bhp, 243lb/ft and a 185mph top speed in a timed mile at Maxton, where Roland Sands raced the Victory alongside JT Nesbitt and his Bimota SB8R. Only a blown piston kept him from reaching his 200mph goal.

Roland Sands does 185mph on a cruiser

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWbON8aFc-A&feature=player_embedded