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StreetfghtR 10-07-2012 05:37 PM

I am sold on Triumphs after seeing this...
 
VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTvYAcJOx3s&hd=1




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Unstable Rider 10-07-2012 06:10 PM

I understand the camera \ chase bike was a gen. one KLR.







Ok, I made that up. :evil

Stretch67 10-07-2012 06:12 PM

My 2005 Tiger was my very favoritest bike of all time. RIP, ol' girl.

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Deuce 10-07-2012 06:12 PM

You and 205 others :1drink

Loutre 10-09-2012 10:58 AM

so which one did you get :lol3

StreetfghtR 10-09-2012 11:16 AM

I had no idea triumphs were that beast....no way a GS can perform like that. (please don't shoot me GS people)

:evil

StreetfghtR 10-09-2012 11:22 AM

one thing that is so annoying with the bike is the welded subframe.

wish it was detachable ....sigh

East Coast Rider 10-09-2012 11:52 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Unstable Rider (Post 19769477)
I understand the camera \ chase bike was a gen. one KLR.







Ok, I made that up. :evil


Oh, that isn't made up...I was the rider.

:poser

Dubl-A 10-09-2012 02:40 PM

Loved the video, kinda cheesy acting but amazing cinematography (Even for the KLR camera rig)

Sure the bikes really weren't completely stock in the movie but they definitely started with the right bike!

Dcc46 10-10-2012 04:51 AM

Cool video, I actually sat through the whole thing.

smokeeater495 10-10-2012 11:23 AM

Love the paint job on the bikes. One thing is for sure, they spent BIG money to produce that vid. i would love to hear about the prep on these bikes.

nedodjija 10-10-2012 06:09 PM

Awesome video. If I got a Triumph, I would not even come close to pushing bikes limits!

tremor38 10-11-2012 07:33 AM

LOL! Yeah, that's what I make all my new bike purchase decisions upon. A promo video for riding gear with uber-talented riders on highly modified bikes (see laundry list of aftermarket brands at end).:rofl:huh On top of that, no info was provided on how many takes and how much maintenance/repair was required to finish that clip.


'bout the only thing you can conclude from that video is the bikes and riding looked 'rad.' :lol3

No matter what brand of bikes were used in that shoot, anyone that buys a new bike based upon that is completely out of their mind...but to each his/her own.

That said, i enjoyed the video from an entertainment standpoint and always appreciate seeing that kind of skill. I'll bet the riders had more that a few sore muscles after they finished :D

FirstPath 10-11-2012 08:31 AM

Excellent video. Editing was wonderful. Probably went through a lot bikes and parts to get that done so well.

Impressive that ICON and supporting manufacturers spent the money to get it put together! Would have been blast to work on.

Scott in Shoreview
'79 Suzuki GS550

Northwest Cajun 10-11-2012 09:26 AM

Some of the protection was from Altrider, The Icon guys were at the "Ride the Hoh" event last month and previewed the movie at the campground. One of the riders did break his leg scouting it out. that part is true. It was also shot only in Oregon.


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