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Bacon fueled hog

Friday, August 8, 2014

STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — Among the thousands of motorcycles rumbling through Sturgis this week is one fueled by bacon grease. 
Austin, Minnesota-based Hormel Foods Corp. had the bike customized so it can run on fat that's refined into a biodiesel blend. 
The goal is to promote its Black Label Bacon line. 
Ad agency BBDO is showing off the Track T-800 CDI at events across the country on a 10-day trip that ends Aug. 29 at the San Diego Bacon Fest. 
It's also producing a documentary on the effort. 

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