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Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,537
Posted By ViperJustin
F800 Enduro? <450lbs, no bullshit (dynamic esa,...

F800 Enduro? <450lbs, no bullshit (dynamic esa, traction control, etc)
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,537
Posted By ViperJustin
Interesting. I never would've guessed. But the...

Interesting. I never would've guessed. But the scooters really count for a majority of that like you stated.

I was more curious about makes like Triumph, Ducati, Moto Guzzi, Harley (which has...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,537
Posted By ViperJustin
K bikes? G650 bikes? Just curious, (I'm not...

K bikes? G650 bikes?

Just curious, (I'm not trying to start anything), but how does this compare to Harley or any other luxury company?
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,171
Posted By ViperJustin
They just didn't give the X bikes a chance. A X...

They just didn't give the X bikes a chance. A X Challenge Adventure would kill today. It seems like there's a big enough market for a 650 with a good sized tank, decent suspension, etc. Until a bike...
Forum: Road warriors 01-26-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
I would love to have my old G650 Xmoto again. The...

I would love to have my old G650 Xmoto again. The seat sucked. There was no wind protection. And the range was just over 80 miles before the gas light came on. But that bike was a blast in the...
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,654
Posted By ViperJustin
No question... Ducati

No question...


Ducati
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 164,227
Posted By ViperJustin
I just spent the last two days reading this RR....

I just spent the last two days reading this RR. Excellent photography, descriptions on locations, and narration overall. I found this RR while looking for dual sport tires that can fit on a front 17"...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 774
Posted By ViperJustin
True, as far as I know. The Kymco BMWs are the...

True, as far as I know. The Kymco BMWs are the "600" and "650" scooters.
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,555
Posted By ViperJustin
Sorry. Should've clarified. The 2013 GSA is an...

Sorry. Should've clarified. The 2013 GSA is an oil cooled twin cam bike. The GSA went water cooled in 2014. His is the last year for GSA oil heads. The standard GS changed to water cooled heads in...
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,555
Posted By ViperJustin
As much as I used to love BMWs (the boxers), I...

As much as I used to love BMWs (the boxers), I just don't trust them anymore. My best friend's '13 GSA has been in the shop 5 times since he picked it up in September of 2013. Three electricals, two...
Forum: Road warriors 01-21-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
That looks really nose heavy in design. But its...

That looks really nose heavy in design. But its probably a great bike.
Forum: Ride reports 01-20-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,407
Posted By ViperJustin
Great video! I agree with you 100% on highway 75...

Great video! I agree with you 100% on highway 75 in Idaho. It's easily one of the greatest roads I've ever ridden on. I was there maybe a week before you were. But I turned right at Glacier National...
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 774
Posted By ViperJustin
Just my humble opinion, but for two up duty and...

Just my humble opinion, but for two up duty and light trail riding, I think the NC700X would fit the bill perfectly.
Forum: Road warriors 01-18-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 773
Posted By ViperJustin
I guess it makes sense to make an electric...

I guess it makes sense to make an electric cruiser. Most cruiser riders rarely ever ride over 100 miles at a time. The designer doesn't have to worry about saving weight.

It's about time someone...
Forum: Road warriors 01-18-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
I've been itching for something simple and...

I've been itching for something simple and reliable. Something that can be fixed with a hammer and a rock.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-16-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,643
Posted By ViperJustin
Yes, it has its faults. But the Tenere 660 is my...

Yes, it has its faults. But the Tenere 660 is my dream adventure bike.


Bhart89, if you import one, can you keep this thread up to date? Thanks!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-16-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,350
Posted By ViperJustin
A more fair comparison would be a Jeep Wrangler...

A more fair comparison would be a Jeep Wrangler and a GSA. Both will get you to just about anywhere you wanna go right from the showroom floor. And both have a billion dollar aftermarket to modify or...
Forum: Thumpers 01-15-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,171
Posted By ViperJustin
36.6 cubic inches is 600cc. Is there any...

36.6 cubic inches is 600cc.


Is there any performance data on this engine?
Forum: Road warriors 01-13-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
Today? Some sort of off-road scooter thing. Like...

Today? Some sort of off-road scooter thing. Like a 250cc Ruckus.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-11-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,591
Posted By ViperJustin
Receipts from services done to my MegaMoto: ...

Receipts from services done to my MegaMoto:
600: (not done by me. I don't know.)
6000: $580 for valves and oil
12,000: $780 for valves and oil
18,000: quote from my local dealer- $800-$900
I had...
Forum: Road warriors 01-08-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,501
Posted By ViperJustin
Seems that the world would vote for something...

Seems that the world would vote for something like this:

http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/autopia/2009/04/sym_symba.jpg
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-02-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1,671
Views: 139,064
Posted By ViperJustin
Just caged it out to the Racetrack today. There...

Just caged it out to the Racetrack today. There were three people on newer GSw's that were having some major issues with the loose gravel in the first 7-10 miles of that road. Other than that, it was...
Forum: Ride reports 12-25-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 27,890
Posted By ViperJustin
Wow. What a fun way to ride through the Americas....

Wow. What a fun way to ride through the Americas. Who needs a GS, KLR, or similar when you can ride in style.


Have fun, and thanks for doing this rr.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-25-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,591
Posted By ViperJustin
I'm a much bigger fan of the Super Tenere than I...

I'm a much bigger fan of the Super Tenere than I am of the GSLC. That said, in your situation I'd choose the GS since 99.9% of your riding is on the road. The Super Tenere is more of a 75/25...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-17-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,550
Posted By ViperJustin
Be careful!!! Death Valley can be extremely...

Be careful!!! Death Valley can be extremely addictive. I've been all over that place dozens of times and I still find it one of the most fascinating places on Earth.


Have fun!
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 48,566
Posted By ViperJustin
Just my humble opinion... I think the...

Just my humble opinion...


I think the LiveWire is both an engineering exercise as well as a look into the future of product development. HOPEFULLY, they are previewing what they will do with the...
Forum: Road warriors 12-05-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,305
Posted By ViperJustin
I've done multiple 500+ mile days on my MegaMoto....

I've done multiple 500+ mile days on my MegaMoto. It has a MAX range of about 150 miles if I baby it. I think the Duc would be a substantial upgrade in the touring department compared to my bike.
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-01-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,594
Posted By ViperJustin
My current bike. 1 of about 107 ever imported....

My current bike. 1 of about 107 ever imported. Rarest of the HP2 series. 113 hp, 438 lbs soaking wet, and incredibly fun in the curves.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-26-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,842
Posted By ViperJustin
Ultimate final drive failure, taking out a wheel...

Ultimate final drive failure, taking out a wheel with it???

Is there a link to this? Holy crap! That's bad!!!
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,407
Posted By ViperJustin
My MegaMoto is for sale. I'm 6'5", 250, and it...

My MegaMoto is for sale. I'm 6'5", 250, and it fits me great. But it's a bit more than your $10k limit.
Forum: Road warriors 11-24-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
I've been thinking the same way lately. Except, I...

I've been thinking the same way lately. Except, I want one of these because I'm 6'5", 250 pounds.

Pic stolen from a fellow inmate. ...
Forum: Road warriors 11-23-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
It's a really nice bike. I tested one (same time...

It's a really nice bike. I tested one (same time I tested a Griso and a California) and the stock seat is super comfy, the windscreen does a great job, and the suspension felt great. Oh.... And that...
Forum: Hacks 11-23-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,455
Posted By ViperJustin
I tested a Ural Gear Up last summer. Every few...

I tested a Ural Gear Up last summer. Every few months, I think about that test ride. I think about how fun it'll be to give my daughter rides in it. I think about how fun it would be to roll through...
Forum: Road warriors 11-22-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
If you're going the Guzzi way, I'd recommend a...

If you're going the Guzzi way, I'd recommend a Griso test ride.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-18-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 28,114
Posted By ViperJustin
I'm not hating. I fail to see how this is a Ride...

I'm not hating. I fail to see how this is a Ride Report.

So, I've decided to help you out.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K853GykeGH0&feature=youtube_gdata_player
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9,076
Views: 1,485,302
Posted By ViperJustin
http://www.advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?atta...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=329936&stc=1&d=1415967099

I can only hope...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,269
Posted By ViperJustin
But when it's fact, it's fact.

But when it's fact, it's fact.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 12,368
Posted By ViperJustin
If BMW builds the hp2, I'm ALL IN!!! Please keep...

If BMW builds the hp2, I'm ALL IN!!! Please keep it simple... No extra bullshit like traction control, ESA, roto-dial junk on the left grip, etc. Add a bigger gas tank, and better fork and shock. I'd...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,269
Posted By ViperJustin
Welcome to Las Vegas BMW service department....

Welcome to Las Vegas BMW service department. That's why. My last service was done at Riverside BMW for around $400. Yes, it's a 4 hour ride down there versus 5 minutes down the road. But the service...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,269
Posted By ViperJustin
I haven't heard of any final drive issues on the...

I haven't heard of any final drive issues on the newer gsw bikes. But there's some new issues that have risen to the surface (mainly on 2013 bikes). I'm going with the Super Tenere after I sell the...
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