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Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4,052
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Posted By KiLeR650
I guess there are a few days left, but weren't we...

I guess there are a few days left, but weren't we 'spossed to get a review from motorcyclistonline.com in December?
Forum: Road warriors 12-19-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
I've been mostly judging motus by things motus...

I've been mostly judging motus by things motus has told us. That seems like a fair metric to me. They haven't been saying 'this shot is hard and might take 10 years', they've been saying 'the bikes...
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Yeah, only destitute and bitter america-haters...

Yeah, only destitute and bitter america-haters don't use the word vituperation.
Forum: Road warriors 12-14-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
If almost every communication from them wasn't...

If almost every communication from them wasn't either wrong or only correct if taking a very specific legalease view, they would have a lot more good will. And if the bike they are saying they'll...
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
For another comparison of time frames, it took...

For another comparison of time frames, it took CCM less than two years to go from unveiling a prototype to getting them in customers hands. Motus is closing in on 4 years from showing off its...
Forum: Road warriors 12-08-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
It's going to take them almost 3 years to get 500...

It's going to take them almost 3 years to get 500 frames to dealers once they start. But their answer is you can buy them now, we're just not delivering them yet.
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
The obvious difference between horex and motus is...

The obvious difference between horex and motus is that horex came into being, designed an innovative new motor, actually delivered bikes to customers (priced cheaper while still offering ABS as...
Forum: Road warriors 12-02-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Out of curiosity, where did the ~200 a year...

Out of curiosity, where did the ~200 a year number come from?
Forum: Road warriors 12-01-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
According to their most recent facebook post,...

According to their most recent facebook post, they were listed as one of 2015's most powerful bikes by visordown.com ... with a big picture of a ninja.

There is the review from motorcyclist coming...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Take a chill pill. It's been two weeks, and my...

Take a chill pill. It's been two weeks, and my post was not at all about how motus hasn't produced a single bike for sale, it was about that crazy car and the details of the display bike in their...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Is this the "MST-4"? http://hacre.net/v4.jpg ...

Is this the "MST-4"?
http://hacre.net/v4.jpg

Also, that's the not-r engine, with wavy rotors, the good looking exhaust, the contoured valve covers, and not the little electrical things by the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
You guys are really sensitive about this.

You guys are really sensitive about this.
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Who is championing? I'm totally here to for...

Who is championing? I'm totally here to for myself. I guess I missed the part of the thread title that said no dissenting opinions allowed.

Why is it so personal for some of you? You'd think I...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Investors, dealers, people that haven't asked for...

Investors, dealers, people that haven't asked for deposits back and people that still might give deposits. And if the compensation package for employees includes shares of the company or profit...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
It is some kind of scam.

It is some kind of scam.
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Wow, this turned awful personal fast. Why so much...

Wow, this turned awful personal fast. Why so much defense of this clearly fucked up operation?
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
It should be painfully obvious that regardless of...

It should be painfully obvious that regardless of intent no one can buy a motus, so why does anyone even care? :huh
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Best case scenario, you're right and they're...

Best case scenario, you're right and they're pulling a Clinton on us. That's the best case scenario. Because its been two and a half weeks since "Production of Motus motorcycles has begun." What a...
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
"We're going to be coming back out to Laguna,...

"We're going to be coming back out to Laguna, this July 19th through 21st [2013], to reveal the actual production motorcycles that will exactly represent what you'll be able to buy in a dealership...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Ah, fuck it, I went back and looked something up...

Ah, fuck it, I went back and looked something up anyway.

From an official press release, dated March 15th, 2012. "These stores, and others that will be added in the upcoming months, will begin...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
I didn't know they were giving deposits back no...

I didn't know they were giving deposits back no questions, to anyone that asks for them. Good for them for at least doing that.

But when they make public statements like "Production of Motus...
Forum: Road warriors 10-16-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
And when it was finally released it was a huge...

And when it was finally released it was a huge piece of shit no one cared about.
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Great, another picture that looks like it has...

Great, another picture that looks like it has notable differences from all the other previous pictures. Maybe the delays are just trying to figure out which bike they're going to build.
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
I'm not sure its over reacting at all. I wouldn't...

I'm not sure its over reacting at all. I wouldn't be surprised if there isn't legal action being considered by not just people that put down deposits, but by investors too. At some point it stops...
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
I've never lead a genocide before either, but I...

I've never lead a genocide before either, but I still feel qualified to call hitler a fuck.

You can't escape godwins law!
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
No shit. Now they're starting production for real...

No shit. Now they're starting production for real this time! Of course, we still don't know the final MSRP, final specs, picture of the production units, how long before they start filling pre-orders...
Forum: Road warriors 10-08-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
TO be fair, it seems to me, everything is slower...

TO be fair, it seems to me, everything is slower on the salt flats. I don't know if its the surface, or the altitude - or just the coldness of accurate measurement, but nothing ever seems to be as...
Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Anyone else look at that and think "The...

Anyone else look at that and think "The cheapening" has already began? That exhaust is ugly compared to the pics they've been putting out. Not just the lack of coating, but the shape too. Ditto those...
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
You're right, I have not put a deposit down, I'm...

You're right, I have not put a deposit down, I'm not at all connected to the success or failure of Motus in any way. I get get to look at the situation, on any given day, and make up what my opinion...
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Oh, you're one of those morons I've heard so much...

Oh, you're one of those morons I've heard so much about.
Forum: Road warriors 08-14-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
No one is going to even mention that Motus...

No one is going to even mention that Motus managed to make it rain enough in the desert to get speed week cancelled, so they wouldn't have to show up? I'm not sure how, bu I know it was them.
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
On their website, for over a year an a half,...

On their website, for over a year an a half, they've had this little blurb "[...] we are almost there. As we work to finish testing of the newest American motorcycles the MST and MST-R we've...
Forum: Road warriors 08-04-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
At least I can buy a corvette. Or well, I mean I...

At least I can buy a corvette. Or well, I mean I technically i could if I had the money, you know what I mean.
Forum: Road warriors 07-16-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 468,981
Posted By KiLeR650
Even Duke Nukem Forever eventually made it to...

Even Duke Nukem Forever eventually made it to market. Long after anyone cared and it was a complete disappointment, but technically not vaporware. Failure, yes - but a real product.

Wonderful...
Forum: Road warriors 06-22-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
It could be a smart move. There's still a big...

It could be a smart move. There's still a big element of risk. The first mainstream electric bike, if its a huge POS or failure, could tarnish not just Harley but the ebike idea as a whole. There's...
Forum: Road warriors 06-22-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
That's exactly what they're doing. Hate them for...

That's exactly what they're doing. Hate them for if you want, but e-bikes were an odd thing few people thought about particularly seriously before about 3 days ago. Without even releasing a product...
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
So you didn't want to start a conversation, you...

So you didn't want to start a conversation, you just wanted to spew information out one direction. OK.
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
Maybe, but whats really cool is how this is...

Maybe, but whats really cool is how this is really going full circle. In the realm of horseless carriages, electric was the hot shit at first. What is old is new again.
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
Seems to only be two or three, they're just very...

Seems to only be two or three, they're just very vocal. I'm actually quite surprised at how many are willing to admit its very bold forward looking move from the company we've learned to love to hate.
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 45,902
Posted By KiLeR650
Being first is almost never the important part of...

Being first is almost never the important part of being successful.
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