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Old 07-02-2012, 08:38 AM   #82
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Originally Posted by Low Budget View Post
I agree with Cakeeater. Most of whats considered the sport tour bike selection is a bit overkill. If they made a more middleweight version that would suit alot of us better.......wait......they did, and it didnt sell well enough in the USA.

Not to big

Not to heavy

No heat thrown off at the rider, with excellent aerodynamics

Not to cramped or nervous

55 MPG

Kinda the Acura mid size luxury model of the Honda line. Midway between a ST1100 and a Goldwing in the way it rides.

Think of it as a easy going more touring oriented , lighter and smaller alternative to a ST . Also zero maintenance except oil changes.
The top 4 on the list describes my R1200RT .

I think the big problem with the PC was lack of advertisement , as if it wasn`t a sport bike or a g-wing , honda didn`t spend the bucks. (you can blame all except HD) . But great looking scoot---- er ! (just kidding)
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