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Old 05-08-2012, 09:42 AM   #4726
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Tiger sightings

Mmmmmmmm....saw one in a dealer in Colorado Springs. My tiger was watching me thru the window as I checked her out...
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Old 05-08-2012, 09:46 AM   #4727
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Mmmmmmmm....saw one in a dealer in Colorado Springs. My tiger was watching me thru the window as I checked her out...
Was this you in the stripped shirt???

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Old 05-08-2012, 11:07 AM   #4728
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a group of us took a 4 day trip down to the california central coast last week... here's my girlie up on cerro noroeste, one of my favorite roads

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Old 05-10-2012, 01:10 AM   #4729
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Cool2 My Girly made it to 70,000km on the weekend

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Old 05-12-2012, 09:17 AM   #4730
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My New Girlie

Although I have been lurking around in a while, this is my first post. Great info about the Tigers here and especially the pics in this thread motivated to me to pull the trigger on a Tiger two weeks ago. So, I thought I do my debut in this thread. Here is my new to me 2006 Tiger:


I upgraded from a 2008 KLR 650 to the girlie, and I'm glad I did. After the KLR, Tiger feels like Goldwing to me :) No vibrations, plenty of power, and the sound of that sweeeet triple engine. I'm sold!

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Old 05-12-2012, 02:14 PM   #4731
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IM BACK!!! Not that anyone here has been awaiting this day; but after napping since september (weird charging gremilins long story short) my 2001 Big Black Girlie is prowling the mountain state once again!!!!



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Old 05-12-2012, 04:06 PM   #4732
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On the Blue Ridge Parkway from a recent trip to South Carolina.
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Old 05-12-2012, 04:11 PM   #4733
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A pic from the campground in Anderson,SC.
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Old 05-12-2012, 08:08 PM   #4734
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I went into a Triumph dealer yesterday to take a ride on a Tiger 1050 as it had been on my wish list for some time. It was good but it wasn't exactly blowing my skirt up. Then the sales dude gave me the key to an 800 roadie. Holy crap, that 20 minutes was probably the best 20 minutes I have ever spent on a motorcycle since I first got my license! This thing has got power, can easily pull over 100 with hardly any effort,and it turns and stops so fricken well! To say I was blown away would be an understatement. Now comes the sucky part, waiting several months while I save up to get one.
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:25 PM   #4735
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I wonder how they compare with my 995? I am afraid to find out. Joe
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:49 PM   #4736
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A pic to go with Daz's words. My new T800 roadie

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Old 05-12-2012, 09:59 PM   #4737
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Harrrumph!
Last week my dealer said, "They're not even in the states yet. Won't be 'till June or later."
Did California secede?
My dealer in SW Iowa, ( Baxter Cycle ) has a blue one in his showroom that is waiting for accessories. He got it around 2 weeks ago. It's new owner from Florida is going to pick it up as soon as it's ready. I'm pretty sure I've seen it at least 3 times, although my eyesight isn't what it used to be... Does the GS come in Saphire Blue?
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Old 05-12-2012, 10:50 PM   #4738
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A pic to go with Daz's words. My new T800 roadie


Hey Dan, hats the same color as the one I rode and I really liked it. Like you, I don't need the off-roadness of the XC at this stage, I think for the kind of mild gravel roads I will be doing the road version will be perfect with some good dual sport tires. As I mentioned to you a few days ago, I am seeing these come up for sale used now around the $8500-9000 mark so hopefully once the speed triple has been sold I will almost have enough to swing a deal.
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Old 05-12-2012, 11:39 PM   #4739
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Although I have been lurking around in a while, this is my first post. Great info about the Tigers here and especially the pics in this thread motivated to me to pull the trigger on a Tiger two weeks ago. So, I thought I do my debut in this thread. Here is my new to me 2006 Tiger:


I upgraded from a 2008 KLR 650 to the girlie, and I'm glad I did. After the KLR, Tiger feels like Goldwing to me :) No vibrations, plenty of power, and the sound of that sweeeet triple engine. I'm sold!
The 955I girlie is the one I have been looking for now for almost a year and the blue one is near the top of the list. Someday. That is a nice looking ride.
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Old 05-13-2012, 07:06 AM   #4740
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