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Old 07-12-2006, 04:12 PM   #51
One-everythinged man
Joined: Dec 2005
Location: The pink lake less circled
Oddometer: 1,296
5 speed or 6 speed

Originally Posted by frankenbeemer
This the Marathon that made it from Europe to the US. It's a 900 Marathon biult by the Azzalin family (the same ones that built the dakar bikes for HPN is fro BMW) It has a 944 engine, stainless steel exhaust, different forks, longer swing arm, back tank, water tank and a 5 gears gearbox. They were the last bikes sold to the privateers to race the dakar. I love it.

By the way I have trashed the UGLY stickers. Now is white like a pearl!!! with the Luck explorer stickers...
I rode one that I retrieved from theives in 1994 (Jean-Christophe Wagner's machine)
That one was a Marathon and had 6 speed .
Are you sure this one has 5 speed?
He, whose nuts skim the ground while airborne, won't crash very far!

Pedibus Cum Jambus 1200 S
IBA # 38875
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