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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-26-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
My closest call with a wild animal on the road...

My closest call with a wild animal on the road was a moose standing in the road up near Ely Minnesota. I was driving a 15 passenger van actually and it was foggy. By the grace of God I noticed him...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-25-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
Variety is the spice of life brutha.....I've had...

Variety is the spice of life brutha.....I've had the 3 Duc's a Triumph 1050 Tiger, Sprint and Speed Triple as well and then there is the KTM 950, HD Dyna, HD Bagger, Yamaha WR250x, Suzuki DRZ, Honda...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-25-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
I think it is funny how Ducati gets punished...

I think it is funny how Ducati gets punished repeatedly about being problematic and mostly from people who have never owned one. I have personally owned 3 different models a 2008 Hyper, 2009 1098 and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-15-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
Well maybe in the US I guess but I was kind of...

Well maybe in the US I guess but I was kind of meaning world wide and the stats for 2014 were Harley somewhere around 270,000 units and Honda was just over 17 million so I think Honda wins........
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-15-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
That's the thing, Honda rarely does what seems...

That's the thing, Honda rarely does what seems sensible and yet they sell more motorcycles then anyone else.....makes you wonder huh......
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-14-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
1. Honda doesn't give a rats piss "what you want"...

1. Honda doesn't give a rats piss "what you want" I can't believe people on here don't realize that. They have been building stuff for years that makes people scratch there head. Thats what Honda...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-04-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
I predict that the new AT will be released...

I predict that the new AT will be released alongside a new high end super bike at Eicma and Honda will be the talk this year with the AT, Super bike and some smaller displacement model too. It's been...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-03-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
I hoping for something that is similar to...

I hoping for something that is similar to this......because if it can haul this many dead chickens its gotta be good........
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Forum: Road Warriors 05-26-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 1,675
Views: 408,556
Posted By Motard_Menace
Thanks Bama, wasn't trying to call you out. Just...

Thanks Bama, wasn't trying to call you out. Just typing out loud.......:D Only had it happen briefly today on my commute. Need to take time to investigate. Problem is getting the time.........:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-26-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
Yes this is what I was referring to. Ash seems to...

Yes this is what I was referring to. Ash seems to have an inside track to the thoughts and inner workings of Honda which I doubt. I actually know from direct contact with Honda NA they are very tight...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-26-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
Where do you get such insider information from?

Where do you get such insider information from?
Forum: Road Warriors 05-26-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1,675
Views: 408,556
Posted By Motard_Menace
The wavy disc shouldn't cause this issue since...

The wavy disc shouldn't cause this issue since the wave cut disc pattern is in the wrong plane, but who knows. The problem could be related to the disc possibly warping and if that is the case mine...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-25-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,675
Views: 408,556
Posted By Motard_Menace
MM, I too am getting this same sensation on...

MM,

I too am getting this same sensation on my 2014 that has about 1500 miles on it now. I am not sure what is causing it and it seems to only show up at certain braking pressures. If I start to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
I wouldn't mind a AT with a smaller mill but we...

I wouldn't mind a AT with a smaller mill but we know that isn't going to compete in the market segment Honda has decided to go after which is going to be the big boys. Here's hoping they packaged it...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
You gotta love these threads.....I find it is...

You gotta love these threads.....I find it is kind of like people watching at the airport if you know what I mean. Anyway onto the topic at hand. A couple observations I've made regarding Honda.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-14-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 3,128
Views: 382,630
Posted By Motard_Menace
[emoji115] what he said

[emoji115] what he said
Forum: Road Warriors 05-06-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,014
Posted By Motard_Menace
Either bike should get the job done. 60K on a...

Either bike should get the job done. 60K on a maintained 1050 isn't and issue. That 1050 is bullet proof with regular maintenance. I've owned three variants and the last one being a Tiger with 50K on...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-29-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,813
Posted By Motard_Menace
For me your question is a bit vague. How much...

For me your question is a bit vague. How much will you need/use a two-up touring rig? Are you talking extended multi-week trips with 400-600 mile days or weekend trips with 200 mile days. Are you...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-20-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 14,395
Posted By Motard_Menace
If the situation is that EB can't relinquish...

If the situation is that EB can't relinquish control to another company he will have a difficult time being anything more then a boutique brand motorcycle outfit. And there is nothing wrong with that...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-09-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,776
Posted By Motard_Menace
Gotcha and that was why I put the disclaimer...

Gotcha and that was why I put the disclaimer first. I figured that since he has not ridden much in 20 years and his previous bike was a DR, hardly a screamer in my book thought I would toss it out...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-09-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,776
Posted By Motard_Menace
Hey I started with "it's not a screamer" but it...

Hey I started with "it's not a screamer" but it ticks off most of the other things he mentioned. As for recommending the bike I have, I guess I did because it's a bit of a sleeper. I have had many...
Forum: Road Warriors 04-08-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,776
Posted By Motard_Menace
Okay I will start with it is not a screamer by...

Okay I will start with it is not a screamer by any means but it is quicker then many give it credit for and you can ride it like you just stole it without attracting much attention to yourself. Might...
Forum: Road Warriors 03-25-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 22,109
Posted By Motard_Menace
It's funny how the Honda bashers come out when a...

It's funny how the Honda bashers come out when a concept bike or new model comes out from Honda. I think Honda is prolly doing just fine without your guidance. They still seem to be churning out...
Forum: Road Warriors 03-15-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,675
Views: 408,556
Posted By Motard_Menace
Holding up well, looks brand new and from reading...

Holding up well, looks brand new and from reading your posts, I know she gets used. Nice!
Forum: Road Warriors 03-01-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 60,984
Posted By Motard_Menace
A few thoughts on Honda...1. They don't really...

A few thoughts on Honda...1. They don't really give a hoot about the US market, we are small potatoes worldwide to them. 2. They still make what I would call some of the most precise machines...
Forum: Road Warriors 02-10-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 91,610
Posted By Motard_Menace
Timely reply to his question asked 7 years...

Timely reply to his question asked 7 years ago......[emoji12]
Forum: Road Warriors 11-26-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 108,015
Posted By Motard_Menace
Umm Yes.....:clap

Umm Yes.....:clap
Forum: Road Warriors 11-26-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 108,015
Posted By Motard_Menace
Interesting. I am a bike slut so no bias but I...

Interesting. I am a bike slut so no bias but I love torque. Might have to see if I can score a ride on one somewhere. I'm sure it is no slouch. Thx
Forum: Road Warriors 11-25-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 108,015
Posted By Motard_Menace
I checked out this new Versy and the FJ9 at the...

I checked out this new Versy and the FJ9 at the Phoenix IMS show. I was pumped to see the FJ9 in person and once I did, it was kind of blah. Seems nice and all but just didn't do much for me. I'm...
Forum: Road Warriors 11-09-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 559
Views: 58,860
Posted By Motard_Menace
I had the opportunity to ride one here in Phoenix...

I had the opportunity to ride one here in Phoenix on Friday and walked away impressed. I have had zero interest in e-Bikes and this thing changed my mind a little. I could see using an e-Bike for...
Forum: Road Warriors 10-03-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 82,363
Posted By Motard_Menace
All the new tech is great but that thing looks...

All the new tech is great but that thing looks like Bumble Bee & Optimus Prime somehow had a retarded kid.....:rofl
Forum: Road Warriors 10-03-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1,170
Views: 198,266
Posted By Motard_Menace
$17,999 for the standard version of which 2 were...

$17,999 for the standard version of which 2 were made. The ones with options will be $19,499 and up.........:rofl
Forum: Road Warriors 09-07-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 33,469
Posted By Motard_Menace
This thread is kinda like be rode hard and put...

This thread is kinda like be rode hard and put away wet.............
Forum: Road Warriors 08-14-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 34,994
Posted By Motard_Menace
Now if they would only put a BEAK on this thing...

Now if they would only put a BEAK on this thing we would be set......:D
Forum: Road Warriors 07-27-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,393
Posted By Motard_Menace
MY humor was lost apparently in translation on...

MY humor was lost apparently in translation on the inter web.......:rofl
Forum: Road Warriors 07-27-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,072
Posted By Motard_Menace
The KZ had a nice run from about 1979 until 2004...

The KZ had a nice run from about 1979 until 2004 as a police motorcycle and it pretty much dominated the landscape out west anyway. HD was more a midwest and east ride although there are some west. I...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-26-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,393
Posted By Motard_Menace
I've ridden a VFR, used to own...

I've ridden a VFR, used to own one...:rofl...whats your point......If you are comparing the Diavel to the Desmo, that is ridiculous. For one the Desmo cost over twice as much and is a different...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-26-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,256
Posted By Motard_Menace
Either Bike will most likely last longer then you...

Either Bike will most likely last longer then you will keep it, so its really which one do you want. I have had (3) variants of the 1050 and each one has been bullet proof. My current ride an 07...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-19-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,241
Posted By Motard_Menace
Honda has always been slightly higher priced that...

Honda has always been slightly higher priced that other manufactures for most of their product line. I was fortunate enough to be invited by Honda NA to ride the new VFR1200's before they came to...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-19-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 66,733
Posted By Motard_Menace
The insurance system is about as well thought out...

The insurance system is about as well thought out as the tax system. When I was shopping superbikes insurance rates back a few years ago I had been quoted $1700 a year for a CBR 1000RR and $540 a...
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