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Old 04-07-2013, 05:55 AM   #940
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Originally Posted by Bueller View Post
The guzzi in that photo is not unlike a standard Harley 883 Sportster, which according to some folks here can't possibly be a sport tourer. In fact, the Sportster has more power.
Point was, "sport touring" has it's roots in bikes like V7 Sport, 850 LeMans, R90S, 850 Commando, whose riders added some simple luggage and went touring on thier sporty bikes.

p.s. I've ridden both, and I'd take the V7 Sport on a curvy road every time.
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