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Hormel has come up with a new use for bacon-- fueling a motorcycle.

The company has introduced the world's first bacon-powered motorcycle, and it's being ridden from Minnesota to San Diego to promote the International Bacon Film Festival.

The company says the motorcycle, which has been converted from running on diesel fuel to bio-fuel, gets between 75 and 100 miles to the gallon and the exhaust smells like bacon.

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