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The 5th Spot

Published November 25, 2008

It may seem like a track bike wouldn't stand a chance against a super-charged V8 engine in a speed contest, but don't mention that to Olympic gold medalist Chris Hoy.

Pedaling his Dolan track bike, Hoy will take on race car champ Lewis Hamilton, who'll be at the wheel of a Mercedes SLR, next month at London's Wembley Stadium.

The man vs. machine match-up is expected to draw 80,000 curious spectators. Click on the link for the full story.

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