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Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 55,981
Posted By JNRobert
The next SPEEDY? ...

The next SPEEDY?

http://www.visordown.com/motorcycle-news-new-bikes/new-triumph-speed-triple-spied/26278.html
Forum: Road warriors 02-20-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2,331
Views: 418,987
Posted By JNRobert
How plush is the suspension? I like my Street...

How plush is the suspension? I like my Street Triple a lot but I'm getting tired of the beating it gives me by the end of the commute week particularly on California urban roads. The R might be a...
Forum: Racing 02-17-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 8,927
Posted By JNRobert
Race bikes look dated quickly so it tends to be...

Race bikes look dated quickly so it tends to be the ones that gripped your imagination at the time that never really grow ugly. For me it's that era (with a little 1974 MV Augusta 500, Barry Sheenes...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-16-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 1,663
Views: 194,325
Posted By JNRobert
:lol3 that's all sorts of wrong

:lol3 that's all sorts of wrong
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
The main reason I went with GT's is the 10K mile...

The main reason I went with GT's is the 10K mile claims. I did feel the extra weight particularly on the rear over stock tires but don't notice it now. The bike seems to handle the same maybe less...
Forum: Road warriors 02-15-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
I just put Angel GT's on mine for the guaranteed...

I just put Angel GT's on mine for the guaranteed mileage but they seem to have plenty of grip even in the rain and 40deg mornings. I've hammered them pretty hard on 100mph sweepers almost on the edge...
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,585
Posted By JNRobert
^^^ :nod

^^^ :nod
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,585
Posted By JNRobert
:nod pretty much

:nod pretty much
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,585
Posted By JNRobert
Needs rising rate link suspension

Needs rising rate link suspension
Forum: Road warriors 01-10-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 55,981
Posted By JNRobert
Do what exactly :ear

Do what exactly :ear
Forum: Road warriors 01-09-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 55,981
Posted By JNRobert
:thumb I had a test spin on the KTM...

:thumb

I had a test spin on the KTM Superduke yesterday and was very impressed. But I do like my Triumphs (more specifically their triple's) and if the next ST is a refinement, that's okay with...
Forum: Road warriors 01-09-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 55,981
Posted By JNRobert
Any rumors on a new version yet? The 1050 is...

Any rumors on a new version yet? The 1050 is getting long in the tooth and I assume the BMW and KTM is stealing market share
Forum: Racing 12-30-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 241,010
Posted By JNRobert
Still my favourite era as far as car aesthetics

Still my favourite era as far as car aesthetics
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 746
Views: 123,286
Posted By JNRobert
:nod I don't like fours for the same reason. I...

:nod I don't like fours for the same reason. I owned the MTS. and loved it except. . . Sometimes I found that big lumpy twin tiring. I'm praying to the Gods that Triumph make an updated Tiger Sport....
Forum: Road warriors 12-12-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
how do you like the slip on, much difference from...

how do you like the slip on, much difference from stock?
Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
I went the other way, nothing wrong with the 800...

I went the other way, nothing wrong with the 800 but the 675 is a much more engaging bike, ymmv of course :deal
Forum: Road warriors 12-09-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,615
Posted By JNRobert
This. Like Indians have a stellar rep for honesty...

This. Like Indians have a stellar rep for honesty :rolleyes
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
Nothing. I'm guessing Triumph will do it for me...

Nothing. I'm guessing Triumph will do it for me in the next year or two given the success of the Yam.
Forum: Racing 12-07-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 241,010
Posted By JNRobert
That seems a fairly unconvincing thesis ( lots of...

That seems a fairly unconvincing thesis ( lots of assumptions on the value of the marketing return which he does fuck-all to prove one way or the other). And how much of Mercedes investment in F1 is...
Forum: Road warriors 12-03-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
No, I'm saying I like buying new bikes and have a...

No, I'm saying I like buying new bikes and have a great capacity for denial :evil :D
Forum: Road warriors 11-29-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 289,477
Posted By JNRobert
12,000 mile service and I'm $1,500 lighter :huh...

12,000 mile service and I'm $1,500 lighter :huh (okay, that included new tires but still). I usually don't keep my bikes more than a year so I avoid the big service intervals (when you're putting on...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-16-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 1,663
Views: 194,325
Posted By JNRobert
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-15-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1,663
Views: 194,325
Posted By JNRobert
:scratch my local dealer has an 1190 with some of...

:scratch my local dealer has an 1190 with some of those options (I'm sure it has active suspension and they're asking $16k) and many of them I don't need but perhaps they're not optional on the SA.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-15-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1,663
Views: 194,325
Posted By JNRobert
The idea of this bike appeals to me but I'm...

The idea of this bike appeals to me but I'm wondering how much the $4k premium is worth it over the 1190. 90% of my riding is a 60 mile daily commute. Year round weather protection (yeah, that's...
Forum: Racing 11-09-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 241,010
Posted By JNRobert
I'm sure Hamilton is asking his race engineer...

I'm sure Hamilton is asking his race engineer WTF? One second lead and his tires used up and they keep him out :huh

Question is does he play it conservatively and follow Nico home
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 746
Views: 123,286
Posted By JNRobert
Werd :nod

Werd :nod
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,153
Posted By JNRobert
ewww :nah

ewww :nah
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 14,088
Posted By JNRobert
Good for him (and the guy on the R1) but really,...

Good for him (and the guy on the R1) but really, what's the point? :scratch

P.s. Eccentricity for eccentricities sake is fine. It makes the world a more interesting place if that is what that is.
Forum: Road warriors 10-25-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 526
Views: 75,021
Posted By JNRobert
The screen is adjustable? (and good luck on...

The screen is adjustable? (and good luck on getting that still bubble of air short of an RT. Not really the design brief for an RS I would think).

edit: Why yes it is :D
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,093
Posted By JNRobert
I added 1" risers to my Street Triple but could...

I added 1" risers to my Street Triple but could really do with about another inch higher and an inch back to get the position I want. Thinking about trying Pro-Taper wood bend bars which have the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,394
Posted By JNRobert
Right, so should be an R2.5 :dunno My...

Right, so should be an R2.5 :dunno

My comment about the 400's was in general. I owned an RD400 back in the day and remember those fabulous 400-4's that all the Japs put out for a while.
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,394
Posted By JNRobert
For specs., the R4 seems to be the one we'd a...

For specs., the R4 seems to be the one we'd a like to see (personally I wish the 400's would make a comeback)
...
Forum: Road warriors 10-17-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 15,353
Posted By JNRobert
Is there really any choice :evil ...

Is there really any choice :evil


http://newsmotorcycle.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Review-2015-KTM-RC390.jpg
Forum: Racing 10-17-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4,057
Views: 446,221
Posted By JNRobert
he looked like he was riding the bike in his own...

he looked like he was riding the bike in his own mind and a good illustration of his balls of steel.
Forum: Road warriors 10-12-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 75,021
Posted By JNRobert
Any official available date? I need to decide on...

Any official available date? I need to decide on the winter bike and that's predicated on how soon the RS is in dealers.
Forum: Racing 10-06-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,831
Posted By JNRobert
Anyone have the results :D

Anyone have the results :D
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 269,109
Posted By JNRobert
Drunk or not you speak the truth :thumb

Drunk or not you speak the truth :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 269,109
Posted By JNRobert
BMW's interpretation . :brow Peeps claiming...

BMW's interpretation . :brow

Peeps claiming RT's on one hand and R1's on the other is just laughable
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 269,109
Posted By JNRobert
/thread ...

/thread

http://images.motorcycle-usa.com/PhotoGallerys/xlarge/2015BMWR1200RS7.jpg

That, is a sport tourer
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 31,359
Posted By JNRobert
What happened to Italian style? :huh looks like...

What happened to Italian style? :huh looks like Bangalore got the gig. I predict a big seller in Delhi.
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