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Old 08-20-2013, 08:46 PM   #4126
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Yeah, the F8GT photographs really well.

AFAIK, that's where the exhaust's been on all the F8s.

I still want a VTR.
I didn't like the wide ratio gearbox on the Superchicken.
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Old 08-20-2013, 09:21 PM   #4127
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I didn't like the wide ratio gearbox on the Superchicken.
I don't have enough saddle time on one to know. I just remember power wheelies on test rides. By now, there should a babied example looking for a new home. Honda practically gave away the last few.
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Old 08-21-2013, 12:54 PM   #4128
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Interesting - the 'spokes' on the rear wheel look really asymmetrical - yes? Wonder why...
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Old 08-21-2013, 01:52 PM   #4129
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Interesting - the 'spokes' on the rear wheel look really asymmetrical - yes? Wonder why...
Single sided swing arm!
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Old 08-22-2013, 03:11 AM   #4130
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Old 08-22-2013, 07:38 AM   #4131
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At 58, my glory sport bike days are over, but I'm not ready for a cruiser either. What I would like is a bike with "character" like my R1100RS had. Since I'm going to be riding mainly locally,
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:33 AM   #4132
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:49 AM   #4133
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At 58, my glory sport bike days are over, but I'm not ready for a cruiser either. What I would like is a bike with "character" like my R1100RS had. Since I'm going to be riding mainly locally,
I really want to like these, but I can't get over the lack of power. Less rear wheel hp than my wife's 883 Sporty and that thing was a pig. Though it does weigh quite a bit less. Ten more hp would be great. I think I'm going to have to test ride one anyway.
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Old 08-22-2013, 09:20 AM   #4134
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I really want to like these, but I can't get over the lack of power. Less rear wheel hp than my wife's 883 Sporty and that thing was a pig. Though it does weigh quite a bit less. Ten more hp would be great. I think I'm going to have to test ride one anyway.
The 883 has a wet weight of 573lbs, the Guzzi is 395. It should be a fun flickable bike with good torque.
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Old 08-22-2013, 05:18 PM   #4135
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Old 08-22-2013, 05:26 PM   #4136
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Been lusting for a new trackbike here lately - Kind of thinking GSX-R 1000 but I lust for an Aprilia RSv-4. Those bikes with a good exhaust just makes me feel kind of funny
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:48 PM   #4137
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I would finally stop longing for a true naked bike. Too bad I don't have the money for the conversion...someday tho
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Old 08-23-2013, 02:42 AM   #4138
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I would finally stop longing for a true naked bike. Too bad I don't have the money for the conversion...someday tho
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Old 08-23-2013, 03:58 AM   #4139
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The stock XR1200 is the only Harley I would consider.
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Old 08-23-2013, 04:03 AM   #4140
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the stock xr1200 is the only harley i would consider.
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