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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-31-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Yes, they are. But alot of us are looking for...

Yes, they are. But alot of us are looking for something in the middle. Like, a KLR with balls. That's what is missing from Japan and I'm really hoping that the AT will fit the bill.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-31-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I'm getting a 450X pretty soon, great freaking...

I'm getting a 450X pretty soon, great freaking bikes. I have waited hoping that Honda would update it with Fuel Injection but it's still carbed.

If the AT ends up being just another road bike...
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 140,114
Posted By Solarbronco
wow, how did I miss that? Like, 3 miles from my...

wow, how did I miss that? Like, 3 miles from my house too, and with a Rekluse! Thanks man!
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 552
Views: 140,114
Posted By Solarbronco
Hi guys. Today I lost my 8th friend in my...

Hi guys. Today I lost my 8th friend in my lifetime to a cager and decided that I'm gonna sell my FZ-09 and get back to dirt only. I did a search and found this thread. I used to own a 2011 CRF450R...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-26-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Maybe both camps are right and the Africa Twin...

Maybe both camps are right and the Africa Twin will be a 1650cc bike?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Or, maybe the USA only gets a 650 version? :huh

Or, maybe the USA only gets a 650 version? :huh
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Maybe they are gonna release the CRF1000L in...

Maybe they are gonna release the CRF1000L in Europe and Australia and dump the CRF650L in the USA and Canada? I wouldn't be surprised..
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
While we are on the subject, it would be cool if...

While we are on the subject, it would be cool if someone could build pee chute for motorcycle seats. Open her up, aim carefully and splatter that cager behind you with some well filtered Starbucks.
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Sorry, we all got fired from Honda years ago, no...

Sorry, we all got fired from Honda years ago, no longer have secret information that isn't available to the public and come here full of shet just like everyone else.

Suspension. I rework every...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
And require a top end rebuild every 300 hours....

And require a top end rebuild every 300 hours. :rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I'm hoping to be taking mine on ATV trails, which...

I'm hoping to be taking mine on ATV trails, which are wide enough for a bike like this, but a challenge on the big BMW's and Tigers. This Africa Twin looks to be nice and narrow in the saddle, and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-24-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I just drink a gallon of 10W-30 before ea ride...

I just drink a gallon of 10W-30 before ea ride and then pee all over my chain really good at ea rest stop. :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9,587
Views: 2,000,095
Posted By Solarbronco
How many miles are you guys getting out of these...

How many miles are you guys getting out of these bikes? Are they typical "blow the valves" KTM's or are you getting 20-30 thousand miles out of these engines?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-23-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I just put the rear up on a rear stand to clean...

I just put the rear up on a rear stand to clean my chain, no sense riding around with a center stand off road, just an extra thing to get caught on a log or rock.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-22-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Service dept's love BMW and KTM. So many bikes to...

Service dept's love BMW and KTM. So many bikes to repair, so little time.
Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,992
Posted By Solarbronco
Hey, on that little bike, every ride is an...

Hey, on that little bike, every ride is an adventure! And look at the front storage!


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Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,992
Posted By Solarbronco
http://www.motorera.com/honda/h0050/express2/na50-...

http://www.motorera.com/honda/h0050/express2/na50-79a.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-21-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 44,227
Posted By Solarbronco
I test rode an FX the other day and loved it,...

I test rode an FX the other day and loved it, would be great on trails and ridng around town but the damn batteries went from 58% to 18% in twenty minutes. I was hauling ass and passing cars but...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-21-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 14,478
Posted By Solarbronco
Wow, thanks for sharing that. I just shared it on...

Wow, thanks for sharing that. I just shared it on a couple of my forums. Man, this guy is lucky to even be alive.
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By Solarbronco
I'm currently trying to buy back a couple of...

I'm currently trying to buy back a couple of bikes.


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Forum: Road warriors 05-21-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,992
Posted By Solarbronco
Now I WANT to ride one, lol. Looks like a sweet...

Now I WANT to ride one, lol. Looks like a sweet freakin bike.
Forum: Face plant 05-21-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,817
Posted By Solarbronco
Happy to hear that you are ok and in good spirits.

Happy to hear that you are ok and in good spirits.
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By Solarbronco
Great bike. A guy who I ride with has one and...

Great bike. A guy who I ride with has one and rips on his. Tall bike, to tall for me. Congrats on the buy back!
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 100,950
Posted By Solarbronco
Great ride report and trip! And what an awesome...

Great ride report and trip! And what an awesome mother! Your boys will never forget this.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-21-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Increasing compression can also decrease engine...

Increasing compression can also decrease engine life. Not always, though.

This is why the lower compression DRZ-400 thumper can often go 6-70 thousand miles before needing a rebuild. Crazy rare...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Honda knows that all they had to do was tease...

Honda knows that all they had to do was tease consumers with it's pics and tie it to the Dakar bike of the late 80's and blogs and forums would do the rest of the marketing for them. The hype is...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-19-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
The ADVRider Imaginary CRF Rally bike. The...

The ADVRider Imaginary CRF Rally bike. The greatest rally bike never made that would cost 3 Million Dollars to produce. We could display it at Starbucks to piss off all the BMW guys in their cute and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-19-2015, 01:18 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
We wont know much more until fall and the bike...

We wont know much more until fall and the bike gets released to the press for reviews.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-18-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I take it you haven't been off road in Idaho...

I take it you haven't been off road in Idaho before..
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-18-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
Crap, this bike isn't even coming to the US until...

Crap, this bike isn't even coming to the US until January. What will we have dreamed up for the bike by then?

Jet propulsion? Electric motor? 75lb bike with 700 hp or i won't buy it?
Forum: 2 smokers 05-18-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Solarbronco
I used to have one of those. Wish I had some pics...

I used to have one of those. Wish I had some pics but only have a Polaroid. Cause, it was the 80's! Cool memories on that bike as a kid.

Great pics! Sorry to hear about your Father.
Forum: Australia 05-17-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,379
Posted By Solarbronco
The AT will sell just fine, wait and see. ...

The AT will sell just fine, wait and see.

They are gonna sell two versions. DCT and Non DCT.

And why would Suzuki change anything about the DRZ-400? It still sells in droves and is the only...
Forum: Road warriors 05-17-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 56,958
Posted By Solarbronco
The new Africa Twin has got my hopes up quite a...

The new Africa Twin has got my hopes up quite a bit. Even built a forum for it. If it does what I think it will do in the dirt, it will be sitting in my garage the month it comes out in the usa.
Forum: Americas 05-17-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By Solarbronco
Subscribed. Love the DRZ-400, best overall bike I...

Subscribed. Love the DRZ-400, best overall bike I ever owned. Put 66,000 miles on it and the only thing I had to replace on it was the seat cover and the plastics. sold it to a guy who is still...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
UK in the fall, USA in January is what I'm...

UK in the fall, USA in January is what I'm hearing.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
You mean like this? A walk in the park.. ...

You mean like this? A walk in the park..

http://i1031.photobucket.com/albums/y371/sincitybronco/b59658c9-25d2-4158-8391-c06810ab89fd_zpsbba79c12.jpg
...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
My stats show 13,300 searches since Wed for...

My stats show 13,300 searches since Wed for Africa Twin. And believe me, I have alot riding on alot of searches for this bike.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
If they actually do offer a non DCT model I'm...

If they actually do offer a non DCT model I'm sure that the price will be affordable.

Low weight is more important than HP. How many BMW 1200's or KTM 990's do you actually see in motocross...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
I did a poll on my FZ-07 Forum and asked the...

I did a poll on my FZ-07 Forum and asked the owners if my forum helped them make a decision to buy their FZ-07. 248 stated that yes, the forum helped them decide to buy their bike.

Keep in mind,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-16-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 207,659
Posted By Solarbronco
My new Africa Twin forum is done!...

My new Africa Twin forum is done! http://www.africatwin.org/

I look forward to the arguments!
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