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Old 02-08-2014, 06:53 AM   #1
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My dealer has new '11 Suzuki GSX1250FA for $7499!

Talk about a deal!
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Old 02-08-2014, 06:55 AM   #2
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want!
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Old 02-08-2014, 06:58 AM   #3
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That IS a deal,I picked up an 08 1250 a while ago,I like it just fine.

Came with the 3 piece GIVI boxes,bike has not a single scuff or scratch and is smooth and torquey at low revs,or it can hit 140mph pretty dang quick.
It can get 50 mpg or better when I ride it with some common sense.
The grey/silver is nice on them. 100,000 miles with o valve adj needed is common.
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Old 02-08-2014, 01:00 PM   #4
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Talk about a deal!
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DAMN! What kind of add on fees?
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Old 02-08-2014, 01:24 PM   #5
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Typical is $364 freight. Sales tax 7% if you live in GA.
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Old 02-09-2014, 12:49 AM   #6
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Be warned, make sure you ride one first. Perfectly good bike, nothing bad about it, I put 12,000km on mine in less than a year. BUT, as boring as bat shit to me.....
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Old 02-09-2014, 02:47 AM   #7
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That is an awesome deal. Somebody here needs to get it.
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Old 02-09-2014, 06:58 AM   #8
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Be warned, make sure you ride one first. Perfectly good bike, nothing bad about it, I put 12,000km on mine in less than a year. BUT, as boring as bat shit to me.....
Boring? Not enough juice for you? What do you normally ride?
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Old 02-09-2014, 07:50 AM   #9
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The GSX1250FA certainly has power but you can't use that power on the street. And droning along at the speed limit can be boring on any bike. Now if it had some sound and vibration.....

It's still a great deal depending on the fees. If you can afford it, get it. It's a great go anywhere do anything street bike.
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Old 02-09-2014, 08:59 AM   #10
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The GSX1250FA certainly has power but you can't use that power on the street.
do you ever read what you type before you hit 'submit reply'?

don't you enjoy accelerating out of a corner using the broad wave of torque from a big inline four?

or is it just more fun to type jibberish?


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It's still a great deal depending on the fees.
It's a great deal even with some fees on top of it.
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:46 PM   #11
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I have ridden one and in my mind it makes power perfectly for the street. Whatever gear whatever speed, it pulls like a train. It's silky smooth. If I didn't have my Victory, I'd be on the phone with those folks right now.
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:57 PM   #12
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It just doesn't have the character of my '65 Triumph 500!
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Old 02-09-2014, 06:35 PM   #13
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Grab the deal now. There are few bikes out there with a better motor for street use. Great power and acceleration at normal street speeds. I have enjoyed mine a lot. Reliable as a hammer too.
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Old 02-09-2014, 08:10 PM   #14
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Boring? Not enough juice for you? What do you normally ride?
It's a personal thing. It has plenty of go, and lots of torque, like a steam train from idle actually. I think I am just not a i4 fan. I have learned that as soon as people say a bike is refined or smooth, to me it is more than likely boring.

And it's not all about power. Only bike I ever regret selling was my wee storm. I now ride a 2013 multistrada. It is a great ride, have done 15,000km, and have not been bored for a second, even on the daily commute.
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Old 02-09-2014, 08:53 PM   #15
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go get it

I own a 2011 with 18k miles on it bought it new in march of 12 for $10.5k otd with factory bags and the 4 years extended service package. it lists for 11.5k think?
I thought I got a hellof a deal, if I didnt have one already I would buy this one.
freight train torque from idle to 8krpm and a counterbalanced rubbermounted motor makes for a smooth street ride. probably the best street motor Ive ridden.
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