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Old 11-19-2012, 11:30 AM   #2446
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NC700X with all the factory goodies bolted on.
Gotta ya... Ain't that the one with the tank under the seat??
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:32 AM   #2447
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It is indeed. So, one can grab a six pack and put in the "tank." See? Logical.
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:33 AM   #2448
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Gotta ya... Ain't that the one with the tank under the seat??
yep. pop the pillion seat off to fill up.

Pretty short wheelbase, I dunno that I'd put much more than a rain suit in the topcase. Then again, with the big storage space in the faux tank, not sure I'd opt for the topcase anyway.
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:34 AM   #2449
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I concur..cost effective, amazing gas mileage (if it meets projections up to 73mpg), and Honda reliability...hard to go wrong. I wonder if a 6'5" frame would be comfy on one? Guess I'll have to go by the shop to find out.
I'm 6'2" and I sat on one the other day. It was pretty damn comfy, actually. It also looks better in person. Of course, there's also this, as an option:



It has a "real" tank though.
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:32 PM   #2450
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I'm 6'2" and I sat on one the other day. It was pretty damn comfy, actually. It also looks better in person. Of course, there's also this, as an option:



It has a "real" tank though.
Now yer talking...
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:39 PM   #2451
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while discovering what how i like my 94 so much, I was looking into these....


popular opinion is that the experience is no where near the same though
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:14 PM   #2452
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while discovering what how i like my 94 so much, I was looking into these....


popular opinion is that the experience is no where near the same though

Definitely not the same. But if you can get past the styling, the new VFR is a fantastic bike, IMO, and lightly used examples present a really good value in the sport-touring category.
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Old 11-19-2012, 09:37 PM   #2453
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:25 PM   #2454
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Old 11-20-2012, 07:51 AM   #2455
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Old 11-20-2012, 11:34 AM   #2456
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Old 11-20-2012, 03:35 PM   #2457
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Old 11-20-2012, 04:16 PM   #2458
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Call me a Grandpa but I really dig the Moto Guzzi NF 500:
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Old 11-20-2012, 05:36 PM   #2459
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Call me a Grandpa but I really dig the Moto Guzzi NF 500:
Awesome looking bike, I'd love to have one of these someday.
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Old 11-20-2012, 05:43 PM   #2460
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Call me a Grandpa but I really dig the Moto Guzzi NF 500:
OOO! SFC1000 in the background.....
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