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Old 11-05-2012, 02:45 PM   #60
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Originally Posted by JerryH
I would not be unhappy at all if Honda brought the Magna, Shadow Spirit 1100, and VLX600 back. My main touring bike is a cruiser, an '02 Kawasaki Vulcan 750 bought new, with 74,000 miles and counting. Honda definitely needs to abandon that VTX engine. It was junk to begin with, both 1300 and 1800. The old Spirit 1100 blew the 1300 away, and nearly matched the 1800, while being much smaller and more maneuverable.
You ride a Vulcan 750. Your taste is already in question. Then you impugn the VTX engines?
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