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Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 57,607
Posted By Bugz
There's a dutch guy who has put 300 000 miles +...

There's a dutch guy who has put 300 000 miles + on a vincen. Appearently they were already building pretty good bikes back then.

It needed an engine overhaul +/- every 100 000 miles.Not bad for...
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,356
Posted By Bugz
Fair enough about a lean mixture running at a...

Fair enough about a lean mixture running at a higher temperature.

Same can be said about an engine with a higher efficiency in general anyway. Or about a lot of parameters. I didn't mean to imply...
Forum: Road warriors 01-10-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,356
Posted By Bugz
Even a motorcycle with a high specific power...

Even a motorcycle with a high specific power output doesn't really burn that much fuel when idling. Probably in the range of 0.5 to 1.0L / hour? It actually doesn't use that much fuel anyway Fuel...
Forum: Road warriors 09-02-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,562
Posted By Bugz
The new Honda 700 is the biggest selling...

The new Honda 700 is the biggest selling motorbike in Holland (1st is 1200GS) as far as I know. The new 500 are doing pretty reasonable as well according to my local bike shop.

Only the CBR250R is...
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2013, 04:21 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Thanks! Awesome garage.

Thanks! Awesome garage.
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
That kind of clutch cover just looks soooo wrong...

That kind of clutch cover just looks soooo wrong on this bike :rofl and I'm not even talking about the seat!

Cover is kind of cool though.
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Interesting set of bikes. How did you like the st...

Interesting set of bikes. How did you like the st 1300?

Nowadays it's considered a bit old tech compared to all the new bmw gizmo shizzle (though they break down :deal :hide) but everytime I hear...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
I Actually want to put on touratech panniers....

I Actually want to put on touratech panniers. They are just so handy :rofl

I try to reason myself. Literally every dual sport on the market would have better fuel consumption, wind protection,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-10-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,363
Posted By Bugz
That sounds better than ducati's. That's a thread...

That sounds better than ducati's. That's a thread on adv?

Love to read it. Beer & chips ready. :evil
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Does anybody know if Honda is offering OEM...

Does anybody know if Honda is offering OEM sidecases + top boxes?
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 785
Views: 189,135
Posted By Bugz
I don't ride a nc 700 myself. Out of...

I don't ride a nc 700 myself.

Out of curiousity; I get that you've added fuel in the lower revs to gain more power there, but apparently the stock map has 'too much' fuel in the upper revs for...
Forum: Road warriors 03-07-2013, 03:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 878
Posted By Bugz
The CBF1000 when released was tested very...

The CBF1000 when released was tested very positive by all the mags.

no. It's not the new panigale. But if you ever come across one just swing your leg over and everything just 'feels' right. The...
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
I got my driver license on a BMW F650GS (the...

I got my driver license on a BMW F650GS (the 800cc parallel twin 650, not the thumper).

Obviously it was the only bike I had ever ridden, though I found it very fun to ride and vibrations were...
Forum: Road warriors 03-06-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Any idea what the fuel economy is those germans...

Any idea what the fuel economy is those germans are getting? My german is very limited. Bradwurst :rofl Ich spreche kein gut Deutsch.
Forum: Road warriors 03-02-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Well I'm 21 and I really don't consider my old...

Well I'm 21 and I really don't consider my old :rofl Though the 1100 really, really apeals to me :deal

I have to say that I don't know many guys / girls of my age who are as much as me into bikes...
Forum: Road warriors 03-02-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
My marks on harmonic vibrations wern't that high,...

My marks on harmonic vibrations wern't that high, though I can't see how a 180 crank should have different harmonic distortins compared to a 270 crank. They should have equal free forces and free...
Forum: Road warriors 03-02-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
Absolutely sure. For every new 'class' of license...

Absolutely sure. For every new 'class' of license you have to take a new exam.
If you get a A1 license (under age of 24) it will never become a 'full' license. The only way to obtain a full license...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
I havn't read the new legislation regarding the...

I havn't read the new legislation regarding the technical aspects of the A1 and A2 categories but to me it's quite obvious you arn't going to be allowed to get more power out of them if that's the...
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Because stock always sucks :evil:rofl:deal ...

Because stock always sucks :evil:rofl:deal

People change 'em for the sake of changing.
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Keep it all nice and shiny guys. No cat fights...

Keep it all nice and shiny guys. No cat fights :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 436,914
Posted By Bugz
You probably won't go wrong with either. ...

You probably won't go wrong with either.

Really hoping to get a testride on the 500 / 700 next summer O_O Should be a blast.
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 436,914
Posted By Bugz
Out of curiousity; why would you prefer the 500's...

Out of curiousity; why would you prefer the 500's over the NC 700?

I wouldn't be suprised if you'd get better milage with the 700 compared to your current 250. That bike should be more in it's...
Forum: Road warriors 02-19-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
I sat on one a week ago and it was very comfy to...

I sat on one a week ago and it was very comfy to me (I'm around 6 feet tall). For what it's worth, my father who also sat on it for a while instantly yelled; just like my 750 back in the day!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-14-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 18,363
Posted By Bugz
Like...Really? So that's why every...

Like...Really?

So that's why every manufacture in pretty much every race class is using EFI :earMotoGP, F1, SBK...Granted, KTM uses a carb in their current rallye race bikes.

It does make sense...
Forum: Road warriors 02-13-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
Just out of curiousity, since I really cannot...

Just out of curiousity, since I really cannot figure it out.

What does valve checks of the PCX and yamaha Zuma have to do with this thread :huh?

Anyway: Buy what floats your boat. Everyone has...
Forum: Road warriors 02-13-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
I think the KLR 650 is mainly sold in the USA. I...

I think the KLR 650 is mainly sold in the USA. I pretty much never see them in Europe (don't have stats though....just gutt feelling). The whole real adv markt doesn't seem to be that big here apart...
Forum: Road warriors 02-13-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
I expect if the CB 1100 is going to sell well...

I expect if the CB 1100 is going to sell well we'll see the 1100 engine in a bike looking like that concept thing.

I'd love a dual sport 650ies thing as well, altough I would expect Honda to build...
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 436,914
Posted By Bugz
:roflI'd love to have a ural though.

:roflI'd love to have a ural though.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
Which compagny is the number 1. selling...

Which compagny is the number 1. selling motorcycles again? :norton
I'd like to see a good DS made by Honda. Sad thing is the ADV markt is really slim isn't it. Same goes for a 'racing version' of...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2,466
Views: 436,914
Posted By Bugz
Quite a bit different isn't it?

Quite a bit different isn't it?
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
It's the kind of bike you buy and never sell...

It's the kind of bike you buy and never sell again. At least that's how I'm dreaming about it.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
Honda is still doing what they have always been...

Honda is still doing what they have always been doing. Supplying products of great efficiency at reasonable prices.

I suggest you take a look at this link; (granted, it's a bit PR. But it values...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
I think so yeah, although the exact regulations...

I think so yeah, although the exact regulations for them havn't been made yet.

Last thing I know is that they are looking how to exclude offroad bikes and stuff from the mandatory ABS, which is a...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
Well I'm glad you arn't not the CEO of Honda....

Well I'm glad you arn't not the CEO of Honda. :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 143,692
Posted By Bugz
It probably depends on what the market wants. In...

It probably depends on what the market wants. In the Netherlands Honda has ABS standard on pretty much every new bike they are offering.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 5,298
Views: 941,856
Posted By Bugz
Interesting. NC's went 500 euro's up in Europe. I...

Interesting. NC's went 500 euro's up in Europe. I think it has to do with the new 500's (to make the gap between em bigger).

The CTX is expected for 2014 in Europe though, which suprises me. I'm...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 1,355
Views: 170,694
Posted By Bugz
I don't think a sport touring bike is defined...

I don't think a sport touring bike is defined anywhere.

As for your references of sport touring and ST1100's and ST1300's is plain hilarious in the view of most europeans. Those are pretty much...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 706
Views: 83,435
Posted By Bugz
Well everyone was saying the same shit about the...

Well everyone was saying the same shit about the Honda NC 700 series. Dull, flat, boring, slow, too much weight.

Guess what's one of the top sellers in Europe now? :lol3 The CBR250R is also doing...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 3,951
Views: 526,477
Posted By Bugz
Just visited my local motorcycle store and my god...

Just visited my local motorcycle store and my god is she georgous.

The whole showroom floor just looks like bleh compared to it:huh. There would be a lot of bikes which would do the job I'd let...
Forum: Road warriors 02-05-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 16,258
Posted By Bugz
Do you have a thread on that fuel tank O__O ?...

Do you have a thread on that fuel tank O__O ? Please share!
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