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Old Yesterday, 10:24 PM   #1
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So, seeing that Suzuki is turning the GSXR1000 into a naked bike, can Yamaha PLEASE do the same with the R1 for those of us who love the sound that thing makes but have no use for a full sport ride......PLEASE
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Old Yesterday, 11:01 PM   #2
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Why not roll your own?
It's not like there aren't a lot of busted cross plane bikes around.

But I am with you. That thing makes a great sound.
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Old Today, 02:07 AM   #3
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I think yamaha started this naked craze with the fz09... they're already in the game...

so you want them to get into the game... more betterer?
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Old Today, 06:17 AM   #4
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Old Today, 08:08 AM   #5
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Fz1n?

They sell a kit for that, but I refuse to pay MORE money to take shit off of a bike I didn't want on in the first place.
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Old Today, 08:11 AM   #6
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Stop complaining and

build your own streetfighter...


P.S. If you don't know what streetfighters are,
Just google "R1 streetfighter" and go to images.
That should give you some ideas.

Here is a pic of my GSXR streetfighter
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Old Today, 09:49 AM   #7
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I think yamaha started this naked craze with the fz09... they're already in the game...

so you want them to get into the game... more betterer?
Yamaha wishes they started it.
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Old Today, 10:45 AM   #8
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I think yamaha started this naked craze with the fz09... they're already in the game...

so you want them to get into the game... more betterer?

I think you are "new " to bikes?

Most point to the 93? Ducati Monster900 as starting the "modern" naked/streetfighter thing.
AND, most will not call anything out of a factory a streetfighter-which started with a trend of crashing a sportbike, losing the bodywork and sticking on flat bars.

No offense intended.
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Old Today, 01:22 PM   #9
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I think yamaha started this naked craze with the fz09
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