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Forum: Road warriors 09-15-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 546
Posted By coast range rider
+1

+1
Forum: Road warriors 08-08-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,805
Posted By coast range rider
How specifically did the MTS not fit daily...

How specifically did the MTS not fit daily commute needs?
Forum: Beasts 07-27-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
Since I've already ridden both also, I can say I...

Since I've already ridden both also, I can say I agree with everything above, it is just a matter of degree for all described. For a 3/4 speed long tour or sport tour, the Capo is very nice, but for...
Forum: Beasts 07-24-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
I test drove the Capo 1200, the Multistrada 1200...

I test drove the Capo 1200, the Multistrada 1200 Touring, and the Ktm 1190. Did not venture off pavement.

The Capo in the automatic suspension mode definitely felt better at a more relaxed pace....
Forum: Beasts 07-20-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
I would say: point of reference: 2013...

I would say:

point of reference:

2013 BMW F800GS 0-60 mph 3.8 Quarter Mile 12.4

2014 Aprilia Caponord 0-60 mph 2.9 Quarter Mile 11.2
Forum: Road warriors 07-17-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 28,310
Posted By coast range rider
http://d26ya5yqg8yyvs.cloudfront.net/cooltu.gif ...

http://d26ya5yqg8yyvs.cloudfront.net/cooltu.gif Ninja 1000 seems like it has good aerodynamics, good ergos, and not cumbersome. I like the improved 2014 model. Has reputation for high cost to insure...
Forum: Road warriors 07-17-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 28,310
Posted By coast range rider
The OP has added this statement: ...

The OP has added this statement:



Sparrowhawk, your thread is supposed to be about a "supersport bikes with more relaxed ergos" and according to your first post, also good aerodynamics. To me...
Forum: Beasts 07-11-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Quote: ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by de Vaca http://d26ya5yqg8yyvs.cloudfront.net/cRaSH/viewpost.gif...
Forum: Beasts 07-10-2014, 07:07 PM
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Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
What makes the Super Tenere more comfortable for,...

What makes the Super Tenere more comfortable for, say, a (solo) 400 mile drone on the Interstate? Suspension, legroom, wind management, or something else? Please explain what makes it more...
Forum: Beasts 07-03-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Since a stiffer spring costs about a hundred...

Since a stiffer spring costs about a hundred dollars, and that could give you the same ground clearance as a lightly loaded V-Strom, I wouldn't choose my bike based on that alone. If you need more...
Forum: Beasts 07-03-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By coast range rider
Spray penetrating lube on the shock threads just...

Spray penetrating lube on the shock threads just above the ring, then use a longer breaker bar. Sudden force on the breaker bar will work better than gradual force.
Forum: Beasts 06-07-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By coast range rider
http://advrider.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?s=&day...

http://advrider.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=30&f=54
Forum: Beasts 05-28-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,627
Posted By coast range rider
The 1190 Adventure comes with 24 month warranty. ...

The 1190 Adventure comes with 24 month warranty.
The 1190 Adventure R comes with 12 month warranty.
I remember because it was so odd.
Forum: Road warriors 05-26-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,546
Posted By coast range rider
Move to the mountains and the twisty roads will...

Move to the mountains and the twisty roads will be fun on any bike. Get a new job to commute to if necessary.
If not possible, get any dirt bike, get off the pavement, and keep riding faster until...
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2014, 02:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,627
Posted By coast range rider
Interesting to see the specs side by side like...

Interesting to see the specs side by side like that.
No way the Ktm has only a half inch more ground clearance. I think your 8" figure for the Capo is wrong.

The Ktm would ride circles around the...
Forum: Beasts 05-20-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Book a ride in appointment at Rick Mayer Cycle in...

Book a ride in appointment at Rick Mayer Cycle in Red Bluff, which is 200 miles north of Tracy. His seat is on my Wee, and his dad made one for my R100GS many years ago. Works for me!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,766
Posted By coast range rider
Please just do one more demo ride on the 1190. ...

Please just do one more demo ride on the 1190.
1) Reprogram shift light as it was distracting and influencing you.
2) Turn off traction control.
3) Use 6000-9000 rpm.
Forum: Beasts 04-12-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
I also test road the Capo in "street enduro"...

I also test road the Capo in "street enduro" conditions. :rofl
Amazingly comfortable is a pretty good description, considering the narrow width, suspension, smooth engine, and high, short reach...
Forum: Beasts 04-12-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
Two years ago it was active in Road Warriors: ...

Two years ago it was active in Road Warriors:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=761625&highlight=aprilia+caponord+1200

I would say it should be in the same section as the Multistrada...
Forum: Beasts 03-26-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
http://www.cycleworld.com/2014/03/25/2014-aprilia-...

http://www.cycleworld.com/2014/03/25/2014-aprilia-caponord-1200-abs-travel-pack-road-test-review-photos-specifications/?src=SOC&dom=fb

Mark Hoyer, Editor-in-Chief, says:
"It’s a bit like a...
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
The previous Caponord had a larger front wheel,...

The previous Caponord had a larger front wheel, more ground clearance, and therefore was more off-pavement capable. If the new Caponord had a different name and Aprilia offered a separate, big dual...
Forum: Beasts 03-21-2014, 09:14 PM
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Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Deuce, nice you could add an interesting (and on...

Deuce, nice you could add an interesting (and on topic) post to this thread of adventure scholar postings. Not everyone is that fortunate:

I also went to my local Suzuki dealer today in Southern...
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 14,463
Posted By coast range rider
To those who think the universe has other...

To those who think the universe has other elements that matter,
let's just say for posts in this thread, that's all that matters.
Forum: Beasts 03-19-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
2012 model year (and older) DL1000 costs less and...

2012 model year (and older) DL1000 costs less and has less complexity. The techno trickery and/or wizadry would be the ABS and traction control that is only available on new model. If you can live...
Forum: Beasts 03-08-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,025
Posted By coast range rider
On a more serious note: I find this thread...

On a more serious note:

I find this thread interesting because in many ways these two bikes are opposites. If only we could have the best of both, for a do it all bike.

I wanted to buy an 1190...
Forum: Beasts 03-08-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,025
Posted By coast range rider
Man! What did that oil look like after 250000...

Man! What did that oil look like after 250000 miles??? :eek1
Forum: Beasts 02-26-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,025
Posted By coast range rider
I experienced vibration in the 1190 Adventure...

I experienced vibration in the 1190 Adventure handlebar at all rpm. I only found it annoying at 4000 to 6000 rpm where I wanted smoothness for long distance cruising.
To this I'll add, I found much...
Forum: Beasts 02-11-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,371
Posted By coast range rider
You have Aprilia Newport Beach, 1536 Newport...

You have Aprilia Newport Beach, 1536 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 in Orange County.

I have two to choose from here in San Diego County, one in San Diego, and one in Escondido.
Forum: Beasts 02-11-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Another good review here: ...

Another good review here:
http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/235/17...cond-Ride.aspx (http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/235/17876/Motorcycle-Article/2014-Suzuki-V-Strom-1000-Second-Ride.aspx)
but there...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,987
Posted By coast range rider
I like HID's but I can understand someone using...

I like HID's but I can understand someone using LED instead of HID with a 55W resistor. Too bad there's not a better HID setup available.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-02-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,522
Posted By coast range rider
I also am not going to do any heavy off-roading...

I also am not going to do any heavy off-roading with it, I'm definitely getting the std model.

What I like about the R suspension is you can dial in to any preload and damping settings you want.
...
Forum: Beasts 01-31-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
A KTM usually has not been the bike to get if...

A KTM usually has not been the bike to get if looking for bulletproof reliability like Suzuki's have been.

It's hard to know this early how much the new DL will be discounted. It's price does have...
Forum: Beasts 01-25-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Normally, a low redline on an engine spells...

Normally, a low redline on an engine spells ‘boring’ to me
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 267
Views: 19,132
Posted By coast range rider
Split.

Split.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-04-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 447
Views: 40,714
Posted By coast range rider
Good point Reese. The bike I mentioned in my post...

Good point Reese. The bike I mentioned in my post above did not have a CA emissions sticker and was under 7500 miles. Sorry I confused the issue.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-04-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,715
Posted By coast range rider
Yes once the snow melts the 150 hp must get added...

Yes once the snow melts the 150 hp must get added to the "ode."

Here's a different perspective about the non-R model:
Thanks to KTM for offering the option for the more pavement oriented rider....
Forum: Equipment 01-04-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 889
Posted By coast range rider
I towed 4 bikes on a Uhaul trailer, but not the...

I towed 4 bikes on a Uhaul trailer, but not the auto transport trailer, like in your link. I used Uhaul's 6x12 Utility Trailer with Ramp. It was an easy fit and the trailer floor has plenty of loops...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-04-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 447
Views: 40,714
Posted By coast range rider
Years ago I purchased an out of CA state bike...

Years ago I purchased an out of CA state bike with less than 7500 on it. I swapped out the instrument cluster before going to CA DMV for registration. Afterwards I simply swapped back to the original...
Forum: Beasts 01-04-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 521,511
Posted By coast range rider
Motors

My interest in the 2014 DL1000 exists because my DL650 does not have enough power for my taste. My DL650 has all the usual aftermarket upgrades including an exhaust, and I enjoy the engine in the...
Forum: Road warriors 12-19-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2,984
Views: 517,543
Posted By coast range rider
The salesman at the Yamaha dealer in Merced CA...

The salesman at the Yamaha dealer in Merced CA just told me that all of the Yamaha dealers in the state of California are sold out of FZ-09's and that no showroom in California even has one to look...
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