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Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,021
Posted By The Game
Glad you liked it! :D I'm not from here, no,...

Glad you liked it! :D

I'm not from here, no, I'm originally from Albuquerque but was raised in California. Me and my girlfriend are probably moving to Phoenix in about 6-8 months. For this winter...
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,021
Posted By The Game
Across America on a Supersport.

I made a few threads when I took these journeys in the past, but was unable to post everything I really wanted to and they were split up. I also thought perhaps I could give some advice and insight...
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,547
Posted By The Game
So what I'm hearing from you guys is to do the...

So what I'm hearing from you guys is to do the maintenance now, instead of waiting till the spring time. The main reason I wanted to wait till spring is so everything would be adjusted properly and...
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,547
Posted By The Game
I had a friend tell me it would be a good idea to...

I had a friend tell me it would be a good idea to do the maintenance in the spring, just because then it would be fresh and the bike would be all sorted out and ready to ride. I mean, it makes sense....
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,547
Posted By The Game
I know, I just had some specific questions about...

I know, I just had some specific questions about it and about my maintenance :p
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,547
Posted By The Game
Would there be a better place to post this?

Would there be a better place to post this?
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,547
Posted By The Game
Need Advice For Winter Storage.

I know I know... It's not very adventurous of me to do this, but I hear that here in South Dakota it snows a whole bunch and this is my first winter here, so I want to make sure come spring our two...
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
How much would the multistrada run me with the...

How much would the multistrada run me with the three panniers? The touring model I know starts at $19,999, correct? Does that include all 3 panniers? 2? or 0? I'm just not quite sure how it'd be on...
Forum: Road warriors 09-26-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
Thanks for the reply, folks. There was a...

Thanks for the reply, folks.

There was a Harley Demo event here in Sioux Falls this past weekend and I got to ride a bunch of Harley Davidsons. The Road Glide and Street Glide don't seem like the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
Hey Pete, could you get the same kind of...

Hey Pete, could you get the same kind of financing deals and terms on it? If so, I'd definitely consider it.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
So I called the closest BMW dealership and am...

So I called the closest BMW dealership and am planning to take a test ride on the R1200GS Adventure the next off day I get. They said they had a R1200GS Adventure, Triple Black with the "premium...
Forum: Beasts 09-15-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
What sucks is, for some reason we don't get the...

What sucks is, for some reason we don't get the white 650's here in the US. We only get the Orange which looks terrible (no offense) and the black on the adventure model. And I'd get the Adventure...
Forum: Beasts 09-14-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
Oh for the love of all which is holy, let it come...

Oh for the love of all which is holy, let it come in white and let it be even half as pretty as the newest V-Strom 650 and I will buy it so hard!
Forum: Beasts 09-14-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
So there is going to be one coming out in...

So there is going to be one coming out in January? Surely there are some form of pictures of it some where?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
Yeah, the more I think about it... I rather pay...

Yeah, the more I think about it... I rather pay that extra $25 a month and be completely satisfied. When I look at the R1200GS-Adventure, I see something I've always wanted. I see the staple point...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
If I was going to buy a road-only platform there...

If I was going to buy a road-only platform there is absolutely 100% no doubt that I'd get the new Triumph Trophy. I rode the old one some time back and fell madly in love with it and swore if they...
Forum: Road warriors 09-12-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
So the seat and buffeting is really that bad?...

So the seat and buffeting is really that bad? Also, the reason I can't do the two bike thing is because I'll be financing. I have a paid off car so it's not a big deal, but I can't afford to pay...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-12-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
I hear so many different opinions from so many...

I hear so many different opinions from so many different people, from "it's horrible on the highway and uncomfortable" to "it's comfy as all get out and great for long journeys." I want to believe...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 05:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
So the "Low Seat" is an option? And then then the...

So the "Low Seat" is an option? And then then the seat it comes with is adjustable? So the ADV has less legroom, or am I reading wrong? And what's this about the foot pegs? Also, when I said I wanted...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
It'll definitely be 1-3 months before I can buy a...

It'll definitely be 1-3 months before I can buy a new bike. I still have to sell my ninja zx10r and I'll be financing the bike (don't judge! I have a decent little car that's completely paid off and...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
Thanks for the replies everyone, I really...

Thanks for the replies everyone, I really appreciate it!

I'm sorry, but I'm very bad at using things like the Fische Finders and can't fully figure up quite what the costs for everything I'd need...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,610
Posted By The Game
Looking to by a R1200GS, Need Advice!

Hey there R1200GS owners/riders, I need some advice and have some questions for you.

I'm currently in the market for a new motorcycle, I want something with a little bit of off road capability but...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
Well you're pretty close to my height. And you...

Well you're pretty close to my height. And you say it's quite comfy. I'm sure it's not the most comfortable thing in the world but it seems like it'd do well from what I've heard. I mean, I did go...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-11-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 9,816
Views: 3,094,984
Posted By The Game
Thanks! I've been called a Storm Trooper and a...

Thanks! I've been called a Storm Trooper and a Power Ranger more times than you'd imagine. The funniest was when a little old lady walked up to me all confused looking and said, "Are you a storm...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
Thanks for all the replies, folks. It's all being...

Thanks for all the replies, folks. It's all being carefully noted and the more opinions the better. Seanery, how tall/heavy are you and what's your inseam if you know it?
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
Well, I will admit, I have ridden fast, on some...

Well, I will admit, I have ridden fast, on some famous twisties and tracks but I'm one of those guys who'll admit that that's not all the fun in riding. I'm not always trying to see how fast I can go...
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
The only thing about the street glide is the...

The only thing about the street glide is the price. It's up above $20,000 right now which in my opinion is a bit steep for what it is. I like how it looks to be a good boulevard cruiser and...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
Yeah, that's a bit far :eek1 I shouldn't be...

Yeah, that's a bit far :eek1 I shouldn't be saying that when buying an adventure bike, but I just started a new job so time is of the essence right now. There's a KTM dealer down in Sioux City which...
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
Sorry for getting your hopes up everyone :cry ...

Sorry for getting your hopes up everyone :cry

It would be nice to have an actually decent, full sized, fully equipped adventure bike in the sub $15k range... Are there any others being speculated...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
Hey Folks, thanks for the replies. Yeah, my knees...

Hey Folks, thanks for the replies. Yeah, my knees and back are bad, but not cripplingly horrible. They're just not good in a bad position for a long time. Generally, I'm quite healthy and plenty...
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
Oh, so it's a photo shop? Well maybe it will look...

Oh, so it's a photo shop? Well maybe it will look similar, but it seems the news article and news about the bike is true, or so I hope? Anyone know? Maybe I'm just seeing what I want to see... :cry
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
I guess I could, but it would take away from that...

I guess I could, but it would take away from that beautiful suede seat with the matching orange stitching, wouldn't it? How much would one set me back? Also, how is it as far as leg room for some one...
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 438,932
Posted By The Game
2014 DL1000 Vstrom

Please do not hold me to this and forgive me if this has already been posted (I looked and didn't see anything), but supposedly Suzuki is coming out with a new V-Strom 1000 with new styling (and who...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,538
Posted By The Game
Question for 990 Adventure Owners...

I'm thinking of getting the 990 Adventure Dakar edition. I love how it looks, I love the price, I love the fact that it's good off road. The thing is, I'm wondering how comfortable it is for long...
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
Yeah, I rode the judge around for about an hour....

Yeah, I rode the judge around for about an hour. Great bike, but my arms are too far extended forward for it to be very comfortable for long trips.

I've noticed I could get a KTM 990 Adventure...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-11-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By The Game
I can't wait to ride through the Black Hills and...

I can't wait to ride through the Black Hills and see Mount Rushmore, but as far as nearby twisties go these Loess Hills look great! I have a buddy in Des Moines who has a Hayabusa and does a lot of...
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
Hey folks, thanks for the replies. And yes, I...

Hey folks, thanks for the replies. And yes, I love Triumphs. I use to own one, a 2003 Speed Four. It was a great bike and treated me well the whole time I had it. I rode the Trophy and loved it to...
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
Well, I hate limitations to. That's why I kind of...

Well, I hate limitations to. That's why I kind of want an adventure bike. I cannot describe the feeling of being out in the countryside, seeing a dirt road going out through a forest and not being...
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By The Game
Help Me Choose My Next Bike!

Hey everyone. I have been riding motorcycles my whole life, on the streets for many years. I currently have a 2010 Kawasaki Ninja ZX10R which I've done touring on, across the United States. I love...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-11-2012, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By The Game
Twisties in South Dakota?

Hey everyone. I just moved to Sioux Falls, South Dakota and while it's beautiful around here, the roads are pretty strait. Are there any twisties anywhere around here? And if not, where would be the...
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