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Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 29,731
Posted By Sune
Many people wouldn't be caught riding a Royal...

Many people wouldn't be caught riding a Royal Enfield either, but that didn't stop you from buying one, and hasn't stopped others from buying one as well. Who cares what other people think, just ride...
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
When I was getting my motorcycle license, the...

When I was getting my motorcycle license, the driving instructor told us to only use the front brake until we became experienced enough to also use the rear brake. After getting my license, I've...
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
Sounds nice indeed, but that bike is anything but...

Sounds nice indeed, but that bike is anything but stock. From the video description: "It's got a carillo rod, 500 crank, it's been ported, it has a hi-comp piston, new cam, Keihin FCR39 and so on....
Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 8,076
Views: 1,222,439
Posted By Sune
Today, right here and now, I wouldn't mind having...

Today, right here and now, I wouldn't mind having these in my garage..

Old Nimbus motorcycle...
Forum: Road warriors 03-23-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
Well, a hell of a lot of us must be going through...

Well, a hell of a lot of us must be going through your so-called "identity crisis" then, seen as it's a pretty common thought if you look around on the internet. My motorcycle does not reflect my...
Forum: Road warriors 03-22-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
I see your point, but at the same time I also...

I see your point, but at the same time I also feel that you're contradicting yourself a bit. First you say that price is determined entirely by how much people are willing to pay for a product, but...
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
It might very well be fine at those speeds - I...

It might very well be fine at those speeds - I haven't ridden one personally, so I can't really say. But I imagine you'd be riding the bike at it's limits, and for the money you could probably get...
Forum: Road warriors 03-16-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
I've seen the bike listed with a top speed of...

I've seen the bike listed with a top speed of 80MPH, and I assume you'd pretty much have to go flat out to reach that speed (but I've never ridden one). I don't imagine cruising at 70MPH would be...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
Am I the only one finding this strangely funny?...

Am I the only one finding this strangely funny? :lol3

I have nothing against you Jerry - you seem like a very nice guy - but you're a bit of a character. :lol3
Forum: Old's Cool 03-15-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,819
Posted By Sune
I think I would've gotten tired of it pretty...

I think I would've gotten tired of it pretty quickly if my first bike was having all these issues, but then again I'm not much of a tinker, so I really admire the kind of enthusiasm you're displaying...
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
I understand your point, and I have no doubt some...

I understand your point, and I have no doubt some people see it that way, but obviously not all of us do, or we wouldn't be commenting on the price. So unless you're willing to suggest that we're...
Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
I like the bike, and the only reason why I...

I like the bike, and the only reason why I comment on the power is because the bike is incredibly expensive, considering the performance. At this sort of price I would expect them to squeeze all the...
Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
The SR400 does not have 27HP - at least not the...

The SR400 does not have 27HP - at least not the version available here. The version available here in Europe has a little under 23HP (approximately 22,9 HP). It has less HP than a Honda CBR250R, and...
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
With only 23HP to 174 kg's, I don't see it...

With only 23HP to 174 kg's, I don't see it overtaking anything but the slowest of bikes and a few snails - so if your focus is on speed, your money would be much better spent elsewhere. :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2,420
Views: 609,406
Posted By Sune
I've heard that number thrown around by a lot of...

I've heard that number thrown around by a lot of owners, and I wouldn't be surprised if that's actually true, although I've never even attempted to reach that speed on my own (I never go above the...
Forum: Road warriors 03-09-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2,420
Views: 609,406
Posted By Sune
The 125 pictured is actually an older generation...

The 125 pictured is actually an older generation of the 2-stroke RS125. The newer and last version of the RS125 2-stroke, of which I own one, looks a bit different. Mine looks like this, although it...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
As much as I love the styling of the bike, and as...

As much as I love the styling of the bike, and as much as I'd love to own one, I simply can't justify buying a bike that costs more than twice as much as I paid for my Aprilia 125, yet makes less...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,639
Posted By Sune
It looks great, but I'm guessing it's not going...

It looks great, but I'm guessing it's not going to be very succesful in Denmark. It's about 14% more expensive here than the new MT-07, so I don't see many people opting for the SR400, compared to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,052
Posted By Sune
Thank you for the compliment - and don't worry,...

Thank you for the compliment - and don't worry, you don't have to be perfect at speaking English in order to be easily understood.

I didn't notice until now that the police bikes you linked...
Forum: Road warriors 03-08-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,052
Posted By Sune
My English is not the best, so I apologize if...

My English is not the best, so I apologize if what I'll try to explain in this post comes across as confusing.

As someone who works in a business that makes it's living by bidding on public EU...
Forum: Road warriors 03-24-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1,843
Views: 374,818
Posted By Sune
Can anyone tell me the pros and cons of the...

Can anyone tell me the pros and cons of the SV1000N for traffic riding and everyday riding? I don't go to trackdays and my riding style isn't particularly sporty. Ironically enough, I think traffic...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,567
Posted By Sune
It's a good idea and I've thought about it...

It's a good idea and I've thought about it before, but it seems that availability is a problem, and I'm a bit afraid of maintenance issues when buying these temperamental two-strokes used, because...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,567
Posted By Sune
I'm between 60 - 65 kg's (I'm a tiny guy). ...

I'm between 60 - 65 kg's (I'm a tiny guy).

I do get where you're coming from. A SS600 would be one of my ultimate bikes for sure, but I'm just checking the waters to see if there's any cheaper...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,567
Posted By Sune
I've considered buying a 600 supersport - The...

I've considered buying a 600 supersport - The Kawasaki is on offer for dirtcheap at the moment, but I'm concerned with the power. I'd be going from a 30HP machine that I'm used to revving the living...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,567
Posted By Sune
I LOVE my bike, but..

Okay, so I LOVE my bike (Aprilia Rs125). Absolutely no doubt about it, I LOVE it. But...

It's a bit on the wee side engine wise. It works great for city and country riding, but it doesn't have...
Forum: Equipment 04-21-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
Thank you. And you're quite right - I've never...

Thank you. And you're quite right - I've never actually been down that road before, so it was my first time there. I heard from a friend of mine that it was very similar to Western USA, which sparked...
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2011, 04:23 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
I've used the suction cup mount on the black...

I've used the suction cup mount on the black plastic cover of my tank and to be honest with you it's not even visible that the suction cup has ever been attached to it. I think I used that setup for...
Forum: Equipment 04-19-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
Here's another try (Sorry Florida Lime, still...

Here's another try (Sorry Florida Lime, still without engine noise). I filmed this yesterday afternoon.

My video description:

"Cruising down an old country road that me and a particular...
Forum: Equipment 04-19-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
I've put an aftermarket exhaust on my little...

I've put an aftermarket exhaust on my little twostroker, and to put it mildly it's very loud, but unfortunately when you mount the camera on the helmet, all you seem to hear most of the time is...
Forum: Equipment 04-18-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
Hey, Thanks for your suggestions. I'm on a...

Hey,

Thanks for your suggestions. I'm on a regular (Windows) PC (and I don't know that much about computers), so I don't know if all your suggestions are still applicable - but I'll look into it....
Forum: Equipment 04-18-2011, 04:35 AM
Replies: 2,815
Views: 427,212
Posted By Sune
OK, so I recently got a GoPro HD camera with the...

OK, so I recently got a GoPro HD camera with the intention of making some small riding videos like the rest of you. However, I find myself with a few questions. For instance: is it possible...
Forum: Road warriors 03-29-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,151
Posted By Sune
You seem to have missed the point of my post. ...

You seem to have missed the point of my post.

I wasn't knocking the guy for inventing something, I was poking fun at him for looking so serious, taking into consideration that what he has built...
Forum: Road warriors 03-26-2011, 04:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,151
Posted By Sune
I like how serious that guy looks while sitting...

I like how serious that guy looks while sitting on the thing.

He looks as if he invented something that has an actual application in the real world. :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 02-04-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 39,479
Posted By Sune
I am seriously lusting for a SV1000N, and have...

I am seriously lusting for a SV1000N, and have been for a long time.

Right now they're going kinda cheap here (not that much more than a SV650), and I'm really tempted, but I know nothing about...
Forum: Europe 12-18-2010, 06:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,190
Posted By Sune
You have some very good questions that I don't...

You have some very good questions that I don't know how to answer. Like loppadus mentioned, it might be a good idea to contact the embassy and ask them some questions. They should know the laws or at...
Forum: Europe 12-17-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,190
Posted By Sune
Also, to elaborate on something Loppadus...

Also, to elaborate on something Loppadus mentioned... He mentioned safety tests, but I'm also thinking about the environmental aspect. Your bike is approved for the American market, and the European...
Forum: Europe 12-17-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,190
Posted By Sune
What loppadus said is true. And if you want...

What loppadus said is true.

And if you want to buy a new bike here, be ready for a shock. We pay 180% duties on new vehicles, so naturally they'll be ALOT more expensive than what you're used to....
Forum: Battle scooters 08-17-2010, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,940
Posted By Sune
Thank you all for your comments. I filled out all...

Thank you all for your comments. I filled out all the paper work to get it registered and plated today, so I should have it soon. Can't wait :clap



Cool, how do you like it? Good/bad?
Forum: Battle scooters 08-16-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,940
Posted By Sune
Just ordered an Aprilia Mojito Custom 50

Hi,

I decided it was time for a new scooter. Aprilia are selling some of their scoots here at huge discounts at the moment, which persuaded me to finally replace my old PGO (known as Genuine in...
Forum: Road warriors 07-15-2010, 04:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,038
Posted By Sune
You can't really go by American pricing or...

You can't really go by American pricing or American insurance companies - this is Denmark, a completely different market and ballgame. Everything is more expensive here.
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