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Old 01-19-2013, 06:05 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Midnightventure View Post
I rode that last Memorial day weekend on a Sunday morning early on my DR. No other traffic. Wish I had timed it now just for the fun of it. Since I had never ridden it before and was loaded with camping gear I am sure I didn't set any records.
I love Push Mountain Road! On a Sunday morning, there's almost no traffic. I used to run it every Sunday morning on my VFR.

Now that I have an FJR, I don't ride it as often, but it's just so much fun it's almost addictive.
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Old 01-19-2013, 09:26 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by car94 View Post
Claims to be a software whiz... can't spell "explanation".

I suspect his website could stand a little peer review.
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:13 PM   #18
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My 2 cents.........

I dont need a video game to answer that.............
I can ride fast enough to scare the shit outta myself.............
And that usually varies from day to day.............
Thats how fast I go...............
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Old 02-15-2013, 02:09 AM   #19
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My F800GS has an "average speed" on the trip computer. At the end of the first 10K miles, I had an average speed of 58mph. I was quite happy with that; I attribute it to lots of long distance very early morning commuting on empty roads.
I like my bike because I can overtake 4x4s down farm tracks with a week's worth of shopping on the back.
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:48 AM   #20
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It has me slowing through turns I don't have to slow for, and running full speed into and out of a stop sign where I turn. I'd love to learn to drift, but that ain't the place to do it.
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:55 AM   #21
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I can go like hell, right to the scene of the accident.
VStroms are butt ugly, until your butt is on the ugly. Then they're beautiful.
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