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Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By JNRobert
I added 1" risers to my Street Triple but could...

I added 1" risers to my Street Triple but could really do with about another inch higher and an inch back to get the position I want. Thinking about trying Pro-Taper wood bend bars which have the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,282
Posted By JNRobert
Right, so should be an R2.5 :dunno My...

Right, so should be an R2.5 :dunno

My comment about the 400's was in general. I owned an RD400 back in the day and remember those fabulous 400-4's that all the Japs put out for a while.
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,282
Posted By JNRobert
For specs., the R4 seems to be the one we'd a...

For specs., the R4 seems to be the one we'd a like to see (personally I wish the 400's would make a comeback)
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,805
Posted By JNRobert
Is there really any choice :evil ...

Is there really any choice :evil


http://newsmotorcycle.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Review-2015-KTM-RC390.jpg
Forum: Racing 10-17-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3,920
Views: 378,297
Posted By JNRobert
he looked like he was riding the bike in his own...

he looked like he was riding the bike in his own mind and a good illustration of his balls of steel.
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 24,970
Posted By JNRobert
Any official available date? I need to decide on...

Any official available date? I need to decide on the winter bike and that's predicated on how soon the RS is in dealers.
Forum: Racing 10-06-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,505
Posted By JNRobert
Anyone have the results :D

Anyone have the results :D
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 240,124
Posted By JNRobert
Drunk or not you speak the truth :thumb

Drunk or not you speak the truth :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 240,124
Posted By JNRobert
BMW's interpretation . :brow Peeps claiming...

BMW's interpretation . :brow

Peeps claiming RT's on one hand and R1's on the other is just laughable
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1,727
Views: 240,124
Posted By JNRobert
/thread ...

/thread

http://images.motorcycle-usa.com/PhotoGallerys/xlarge/2015BMWR1200RS7.jpg

That, is a sport tourer
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,979
Posted By JNRobert
What happened to Italian style? :huh looks like...

What happened to Italian style? :huh looks like Bangalore got the gig. I predict a big seller in Delhi.
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 348,537
Posted By JNRobert
I'm old enough to remember how radical those...

I'm old enough to remember how radical those looked (for BMW) when they first came out and how many claims that it would not age well as a design. It now looks like a classic.

P.s. I doubt an...
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 348,537
Posted By JNRobert
:scratch Really?

:scratch Really?
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,265
Posted By JNRobert
:nod the forks are too spindly and it needs a...

:nod the forks are too spindly and it needs a monoshock. And why not give it a descent frame while retaining the '70's muscle bike cues. To total fail
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,979
Posted By JNRobert
Yeah and I smell ER if you try. P.s. Can we...

Yeah and I smell ER if you try.

P.s. Can we give the mega size quote a rest :rolleyes
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,979
Posted By JNRobert
Nope, not kidding each to his own but the Yam...

Nope, not kidding each to his own but the Yam looks like shit in comparison. The Japs are just being lazy but there's a bunch of conservative Americans who'll like it for sure.
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 24,970
Posted By JNRobert
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Road warriors 10-01-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,979
Posted By JNRobert
There's so many ways that could have been awesome...

There's so many ways that could have been awesome and they blew it. Yamaha should take a look at the BMW Nine-T to see how to execute on the concept. shame.
Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 24,970
Posted By JNRobert
Just went to the top of my list too

Just went to the top of my list too
Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 53,970
Posted By JNRobert
:tb I like it and that's going to blow the VFR...

:tb I like it and that's going to blow the VFR out of the water. Almost certainly my next commuter bike
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,970
Posted By JNRobert
:snore

:snore
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 123,992
Posted By JNRobert
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Road warriors 09-22-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 837
Views: 123,992
Posted By JNRobert
Has anyone fitted bar risers to theirs? I'm...

Has anyone fitted bar risers to theirs? I'm considering one of these as my next bike but know I will need the bars higher and pulled back to work with a shoulder issue I have.
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,186
Views: 188,736
Posted By JNRobert
Nice although I'm a fan of the gold forks so not...

Nice although I'm a fan of the gold forks so not sure why the impulse to change them.
Forum: Racing 09-07-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 162,119
Posted By JNRobert
Nico blinked

Nico blinked
Forum: Road warriors 08-08-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,114
Posted By JNRobert
Too much bike for what I need. I'm lane splitting...

Too much bike for what I need. I'm lane splitting pretty much from the time I leave my house until I park at my office. The MTS was a fabulous bike but just too big, too lumpy and frankly, too...
Forum: Road warriors 08-06-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,114
Posted By JNRobert
Wow, I don't remember starting this thread :lol3...

Wow, I don't remember starting this thread :lol3 I did end up owning an MTS but a 2013 which was a little later than I intended. I put 15,000 miles on it and it was stone cold reliable. Loved the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 1,193
Views: 189,871
Posted By JNRobert
$20,000 @1.9% for five years adds about $16 to...

$20,000 @1.9% for five years adds about $16 to each payment. Meanwhile I can invest that $20,000 at 6-8%. Even if the money just sits in my rainy day fund how much is that worth in peace of mind in...
Forum: Road warriors 07-24-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1,193
Views: 189,871
Posted By JNRobert
First off, it's not a toy and secondly, last BMW...

First off, it's not a toy and secondly, last BMW I bought I financed at 1.9% - that's practically free money. Why would I use my cash :scratch
Forum: Road warriors 07-07-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1,130
Views: 259,138
Posted By JNRobert
I commute sixty miles a day on my STR, two thirds...

I commute sixty miles a day on my STR, two thirds of it freeway the rest a mix of urban and suburban. Some days I see miles of lane splitting and other days I can pull sustained triple digit speeds....
Forum: Racing 07-07-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 162,119
Posted By JNRobert
Formula E

Interesting piece on the Formula E (http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/jul/07/-sp-formula-e-electric-car-racing-motor-sport) series
Forum: Road warriors 07-04-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 53,970
Posted By JNRobert
That's a good thing and hopefully Triumph will...

That's a good thing and hopefully Triumph will update the 1050 and sell it over here. I'd own another modernized one in a heartbeat.
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 53,970
Posted By JNRobert
:tb

:tb
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1,186
Views: 188,736
Posted By JNRobert
:scratch so they ruin them by hanging shit off...

:scratch so they ruin them by hanging shit off them?
Forum: Racing 06-10-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 162,119
Posted By JNRobert
:nod Massa's behind it's his fault.

:nod Massa's behind it's his fault.
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1,193
Views: 189,871
Posted By JNRobert
Me? I don't even own a bike.

Me? I don't even own a bike.
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,193
Views: 189,871
Posted By JNRobert
You're trailering an RT? :lol3

You're trailering an RT? :lol3
Forum: Racing 06-01-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 17,578
Posted By JNRobert
I wonder if it bothers Redding that Cal has a lot...

I wonder if it bothers Redding that Cal has a lot more money than him :lol3
Forum: Racing 05-23-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 162,119
Posted By JNRobert
I'd love to watch 911's at Monaco. They must...

I'd love to watch 911's at Monaco. They must sound awesome in the flesh there.
Forum: Racing 05-14-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 162,119
Posted By JNRobert
Sublime to the ridiculous :rolleyes Just...

Sublime to the ridiculous :rolleyes

Just leave it alone. So they don't sound like 17K RPM v10's, that era's over.
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