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Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 15,103
Posted By NMEXPAT
Roger Hayden may have qualified well but it's the...

Roger Hayden may have qualified well but it's the race that matters. He finished behind the SUPERSTOCK R1 in race 2. I quite clearly remember him getting passed by it. Its hard to see from the...
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 15,103
Posted By NMEXPAT
My take on COTA 2015, MotoGP and MotoAmerica....

My take on COTA 2015, MotoGP and MotoAmerica. This is my 3rd year in attendance. I've always gotten G.A. tickets. This year I bought a paddock pass. The paddock pass is money well spent if you are a...
Forum: Racing 03-29-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 22,052
Posted By NMEXPAT
Krop, I noticed all the MotoGP Hondas have...

Krop,

I noticed all the MotoGP Hondas have front brake disc covers. What's the scope with this? Keep heat in the discs for more consistent braking? During preseason testing Marquez and Crutch low...
Forum: Racing 03-27-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 22,052
Posted By NMEXPAT
Marco melandri on a motogp is only a few tenths...

Marco melandri on a motogp is only a few tenths faster than the moto2 bikes. Amazing slow motion footage of Cal Crutchlow!

I'm putting my money on
1. Marc M
2. Crazy Joe
3. Val
4. Dovi
5....
Forum: Racing 03-17-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 1,724
Views: 163,780
Posted By NMEXPAT
I can't wait for crazy joe to mix it up with...

I can't wait for crazy joe to mix it up with Marquez! This will give Valentino and Jorge more chances to finish above Marquez - making the season points more interesting.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-12-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
On the off chance any of you have a BASE 2010 -...

On the off chance any of you have a BASE 2010 - 2012 MTS and upgraded to the Ohlins FKA cartridge kit and also weigh above 200 lbs the information below may be useful.

I've had my Ohlins cartridge...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,755
Posted By NMEXPAT
I'll throw my 2 cents in. I have a 2010...

I'll throw my 2 cents in.

I have a 2010 Multistrada Base model. It now has 34k miles. I commute 4 to 5 days a week on it in Houston Texas. I've ridden it across country. I upgraded the shock and...
Forum: Racing 02-02-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 1,724
Views: 163,780
Posted By NMEXPAT
You bought your tickets too late! There was a...

You bought your tickets too late! There was a good sale going on from COTA in December 2014 until 1/15/15. Including Free parking and such. Anyone who has purchased from them in the past should have...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 01-27-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Last night I surpassed 33k miles on my 2010 Base...

Last night I surpassed 33k miles on my 2010 Base MTS. Still happy with it like day 1.
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
Cry Got some sad news this past Friday. After reading...

Got some sad news this past Friday. After reading some posts in an R1 forum, I decided to call the dealer I put a deposit down with.

Last week Yamaha decided which dealers will get R1M's,...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 12-04-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Mainly posting to keep this thread near the...

Mainly posting to keep this thread near the top....

Anyways, you may not know you can now buy full aftermarket suspension kit from Ohlins for the NON-S versions. TTX rear shock and FKA fork...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-10-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
What no mention of the D-air light on the dash by...

What no mention of the D-air light on the dash by media or inmates? Which "pack" do you have to buy to get this? How does this work?

At least this has real world safety improvements. I wonder how...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-04-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
You can easily upgrade the "old" multistrada...

You can easily upgrade the "old" multistrada brakes. I went M4, but M50s also fit. Much less than buying a new one.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
Put a deposit down today! Of course the dealer...

Put a deposit down today! Of course the dealer didn't know if they were getting one. Regional rep didn't know anything either. At least I'm in line.

Let's see how this plays out.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
I just heard that there will only be 500 R1Ms...

I just heard that there will only be 500 R1Ms made.

Is this true? I hope it's only a rumor. I sad sick rumor.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 11-04-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
None of the updates are tempting me to upgrade...

None of the updates are tempting me to upgrade from my 2010. I'm not liking the colored beaks. I liked them black. New dash doesn't get me excited. The seat / tank interface looks strange, less...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
Some will make fun of this advert, but it works...

Some will make fun of this advert, but it works on me. I think it is brilliant.
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
Bascially $22k for a japanese GP / WSBK level...

Bascially $22k for a japanese GP / WSBK level machine.

Sign me up.:clap:freaky

I'll be visiting the dealer this week to put down a deposit.

I haven't been this excited about a bike for a...
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
I was in a work meeting and missed the main part...

I was in a work meeting and missed the main part of the web broadcast. DAMN IT!:cry Went to the webpage just in time to see the photogs and closing remarks.


Can anyone summerize the specs?:ear...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-21-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
They are the ones from twisted throttle that...

They are the ones from twisted throttle that Ozzybiker posted.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-21-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Mine are not ducati designs. Mine are way wider...

Mine are not ducati designs. Mine are way wider and more offroad suited. Those look ok. I prefer a more dirtbike peg, with more grip.
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,479
Posted By NMEXPAT
I don't know why, but I'm really excited about...

I don't know why, but I'm really excited about the 2015 R1. I'm counting the days down to 11/3/14 just to see the features.

I hope one of the versions is designed to compete with the BMW HP4!
...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 10-20-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
I have a 2010 MTS. I have aftermarket footpegs...

I have a 2010 MTS. I have aftermarket footpegs that allow you to move them up and down. They weren't ery expensive. They were not the DP footpegs which are way too expensive. Unfortunately, I'm...
Forum: Racing 10-17-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 17,994
Posted By NMEXPAT
Very disappointing to see a lot of similar...

Very disappointing to see a lot of similar crashes, all losing the front while braking just prior to turning in.

What did Bridge stone do? The "new" special tires are left overs from a few years...
Forum: Racing 10-16-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 17,994
Posted By NMEXPAT
Forget finishing order ay PI! The champion is...

Forget finishing order ay PI! The champion is already decided. Only thing left is first loser...


Who's gonna hit a seagull this year?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-09-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,149
Posted By NMEXPAT
Thanks all for the multiple reponses. There...

Thanks all for the multiple reponses.

There is no lein holder. I'm getting the bike fixed ASAP. I simply love it too much not to fix.

Just making sure I wasn't doing something unethical by...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-08-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,149
Posted By NMEXPAT
Hit a Deer - Motorcycle Insruance Questions

A few weeks ago I hit a small deer on my motorcycle. I didn't go down. I was able to keep the bike upright. I saw the deer on the side of the road and hit the brakes and was able to slow down before...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 08-28-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Andyw, where did you get the black exhaust hanger...

Andyw, where did you get the black exhaust hanger from? I can't find it listed on your site.

Thanks!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-12-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,805
Posted By NMEXPAT
I'm from NM. I can't remember if I ever road this...

I'm from NM. I can't remember if I ever road this route as a kid growing up. However, a few years ago I went this route on my 2010 Ducati Multistrada.

It was pure heaven. It was early june. I...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-28-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Stock calipers aren't half bad either. M4's are...

Stock calipers aren't half bad either. M4's are just better. I've had my bike for more than three years. I'm all about tastefull, performance and relatively cheap improvements in key areas. This bike...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-28-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
About a week ago, I upgraded the front brake...

About a week ago, I upgraded the front brake cailpers to Brembo M4's from an 1198. For the most part these are a direct bolt on. The hardest part is getting new custom brake lines and corresponding...
Forum: Racing 04-14-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 22,226
Posted By NMEXPAT
I went to the races at COTA and found it a bit...

I went to the races at COTA and found it a bit boring. Perhaps, I'm getting old or I was having an off day. I went last year and thought it was great. This year not so much. I only went Sunday, so...
Forum: Racing 04-08-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 22,226
Posted By NMEXPAT
Got my tickets in the mail yesterday. Can't wait....

Got my tickets in the mail yesterday. Can't wait. I hope the rain stays away for sunday.

Here's my guess on the top 6.

1. MM
2. DP
3. SB
4. VR
5. JL
6. AE
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By NMEXPAT
I had a Z750 (aircooled version). Never had...

I had a Z750 (aircooled version).

Never had a problem with it. Dead reliable and fun. Same applies for the air cooled Z750S (aircooled version). Just making sure we are talking about the same...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 04-07-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
I have a 2010 base MTS. The stock suspension was...

I have a 2010 base MTS. The stock suspension was good. Mostly depends on your weight. The stock suspension can be made better with appropriate spring rates. I'm heavy to say the least. After 3 yrs I...
Forum: Racing 04-07-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 268,165
Posted By NMEXPAT
I attended the SX in Houston. I haven't truely...

I attended the SX in Houston. I haven't truely followed SX for a few years now. I'm a bigger fan of Motogp.

Anyways, the SX450 main event was boring. Talk about processional (SP?) parade. RV was...
Forum: Racing 03-12-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,701
Posted By NMEXPAT
I recommned GA tickets. The series of...

I recommned GA tickets.

The series of curves 3,4,5 I enjoyed the most. Plus there is a big screen there that follows the racers on the rest of the track. You could also hear the announcers there....
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-11-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
Yes it's being offered again. Some caution...

Yes it's being offered again. Some caution though. It is not a warranty but a service contract. There is a difference.
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 03-10-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
I finally got my 2010 MTS back from the dealer....

I finally got my 2010 MTS back from the dealer. It was in for nearly a month, not counting all the other times it was in the shop for the same symptoms. In the end they replaced the horizontal...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-19-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6,728
Views: 1,418,597
Posted By NMEXPAT
I got a call from the dealer. EverRed is covering...

I got a call from the dealer. EverRed is covering the replacement of the horizontal cylinder. I wouldn't call my experience "seamless". It was a process. I'll be very happy when she's back in my...
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