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Old 01-11-2013, 10:01 AM   #416
dwayne
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Originally Posted by OldPete View Post
According to my Yamaha dealer that has been in the business 40 years,
It will not be happening.
But the 660 should make it to The USA soon... like 2014.
Of course not...they would have to build a NEW engine (wasn't the 250R based on 1/4 of the R1 engine?)...but think about a parallel twin WR500R coming in at 320 lbs ish.
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