ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 268
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Bolzen
Forum: Beasts 08-27-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
Comparing to the Vee2, Kawa's engineered a lot...

Comparing to the Vee2, Kawa's engineered a lot better but it really looks like a beta test rather than final release in terms of component quality.
Forum: Beasts 08-25-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
The 650 is a horse of a totally different color,...

The 650 is a horse of a totally different color, Dan. You should try the V 'Mil' :deal
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,125
Posted By Bolzen
> It just screams budget. Yeah, takes care...

> It just screams budget.

Yeah, takes care of rider budget. :nod
Forum: Beasts 08-22-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,979
Posted By Bolzen
Used to be a nice two-up bike, looks like a good...

Used to be a nice two-up bike, looks like a good solo ride now. They lost a couple of customers due to the pillion cut-back.
Forum: Beasts 08-19-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Think those are best reflectors in the business.

Think those are best reflectors in the business.
Forum: Beasts 08-17-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
Think a top box is better for helmets.

Think a top box is better for helmets.
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I think original panniers are one of the best for...

I think original panniers are one of the best for this model -- combining aerodynamics, capacity and general design. :1drink
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
http://west-e-shop.com/temp/icon_mad.gif

http://west-e-shop.com/temp/icon_mad.gif
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Can't ride it man, anything else on Earth but...

Can't ride it man, anything else on Earth but that. Even if it performs better than the 1190.
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
Little correction -- don't have a big V yet, but...

Little correction -- don't have a big V yet, but looking at it seriously.
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Why, all -- only Suzuki and only its latest "Vee"...

Why, all -- only Suzuki and only its latest "Vee" designer. I definitely would draw something better, and prob wouldn't need to, since somebody here already suggested a design and i would hardly even...
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I believe that was a right choice over the Ninja...

I believe that was a right choice over the Ninja 1000 -- comfort is better, so is protection and rigging, means one can go farther and see not only the road all the time. :1drink
And a little...
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Very nice -- from last to second to last and...

Very nice -- from last to second to last and couldn't overtake laden barge! But your right, i like this vid more.
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Who's saying, a Vee2 rider really? :D

Who's saying, a Vee2 rider really? :D
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
I just turned it off after those words. Besides...

I just turned it off after those words. Besides they are not far from the truth -- one can see not only Honda, but BMW, KTM, Ducati and couple of other makes in the design. It's not so unique and...
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I believe bike needs no more than a little...

I believe bike needs no more than a little headlight overlay, like the one that Stelvio acquired after 2010. It can change the look dramatically, whereas nothing will help new V-Strom, but a total...
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
How can i be serious with such a design. I don't...

How can i be serious with such a design. I don't think the designer himself was too serious.
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Why does he have Rossi replica helmet then :D

Why does he have Rossi replica helmet then :D
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
1:52-1:54 -- "which is why i love Honda...

1:52-1:54 -- "which is why i love Honda V-Strom."
Forum: Beasts 08-13-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,693
Posted By Bolzen
I waited for the new Vee too much, after its...

I waited for the new Vee too much, after its appearance i don't want any bike at all. I understand it may drive better than the old one, but i can't subdue my mixed feelings. I'm glad this design...
Forum: Beasts 08-13-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Watched the video till the words 'Honda V-Strom'....

Watched the video till the words 'Honda V-Strom'. Honda is a department of Suzuki with the board of directors of Yamaha. :deal
Forum: Beasts 08-12-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,225
Posted By Bolzen
It's just another variation of Fazer -- very...

It's just another variation of Fazer -- very little difference. Don't quite understand what Yamaha point is.
Forum: Beasts 08-10-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,693
Posted By Bolzen
The '03 Strom is lovely, '14 prob the worst...

The '03 Strom is lovely, '14 prob the worst looking in the business. Suspect it drives as good as the 800xc, but i won't try it.
Forum: Beasts 08-10-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,693
Posted By Bolzen
That's a nice one! What only the Strom designer...

That's a nice one!
What only the Strom designer was thinking of, damn it! Would tell him all at the meeting http://west-e-shop.com/temp/ireful1.gif
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,938
Posted By Bolzen
The sequence is as follows: V 650 >> 800XC >> V...

The sequence is as follows: V 650 >> 800XC >> V Mil
Forum: Beasts 08-05-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 10,656
Views: 1,387,140
Posted By Bolzen
After Vee2 only. But, pre '11 Stelvio is not a...

After Vee2 only. But, pre '11 Stelvio is not a beauty also. And only slight face lift made it one of the most attractive appearance, which i wish Kawa could do too.
Forum: Beasts 08-04-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 10,656
Views: 1,387,140
Posted By Bolzen
A car :deal

A car :deal
Forum: Beasts 08-02-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 14,899
Posted By Bolzen
:hmmmmm

:hmmmmm
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I believe due to the silly designer job this bike...

I believe due to the silly designer job this bike got woefully underestimated. The implementation of certain parts may raise some quality questions, but actually behind this bike at closer look is...
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I discourage everyone else from trying it, since...

I discourage everyone else from trying it, since Dan has already done this so that doesn't work for him. Stelvio comfort with z1000 agility and general Japan characteristic feature - you turn the key...
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 14,899
Posted By Bolzen
just was paying heed to different engineering...

just was paying heed to different engineering schools. So that Benz with a Kia in cars might be closer to bwm and hyosung in motorcycles.
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 14,899
Posted By Bolzen
Peter might be, but i'm in the know what's going...

Peter might be, but i'm in the know what's going on here :D

Tiger is not like a Mercedes and Strom is not a Kia. Take Land Rover and Toyota Land Cruiser if you will. See much difference?
New Vee...
Forum: Beasts 07-26-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,858
Posted By Bolzen
Khaki is not bad, but depends largely on the...

Khaki is not bad, but depends largely on the photographer. Didn't see it live thou.
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,858
Posted By Bolzen
Means that Khaki's not photogenic, but the color...

Means that Khaki's not photogenic, but the color has to be dual purpose -- otherwise you will not be able to share pictures and show it in person.
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
What does this could possibly mean :hmmmmm Both...

What does this could possibly mean :hmmmmm Both engines are good, the Kawi is more sporty. And i like that it doesn't give up with the revs much. DL is better for touring thou.
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Strom's OEM aux lights look like one of the best...

Strom's OEM aux lights look like one of the best accessory in the market, clear or underwater.
Forum: Beasts 07-24-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,858
Posted By Bolzen
Siimply white, without 'or' -- it's a general...

Siimply white, without 'or' -- it's a general rule that white color moves design flaws into the background. And the Vee2 requires it more than any other adv bike. :deal
Forum: Beasts 07-17-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 154,671
Posted By Bolzen
I think if Kawi did get to the states it would...

I think if Kawi did get to the states it would sell more than the new Vee, because from what it looks now it is a better bike.
But shhh, please don't tell this to anyone!...
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,911
Posted By Bolzen
For the purpose Tiger is well enough. It's a...

For the purpose Tiger is well enough. It's a better commuter, have good appearance and shouldn't have no serious issues.
Yammi is more like an ultimate adv tourer -- should be commissioned to most...
Forum: Beasts 07-13-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2,882
Views: 491,273
Posted By Bolzen
Better, but not by too much.

Better, but not by too much.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 268

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014