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Old 03-24-2014, 04:42 AM   #91
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Seppo, street motorcycling is no more a sport than driving a car is.
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:52 AM   #92
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Seppo, street motorcycling is no more a sport than driving a car is.
sorry, but english is not my first language. i used the term "sport" because i couldn't think of another word. i hope you know what i meant anyway.
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Old 03-24-2014, 04:53 AM   #93
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Stick that up your nose and trim it Seppo.

seen this before, and i don´t think this one is too ugly. it does look kind of cool. for a nose hair trimmer
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:34 AM   #94
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I didn't know that. I do know that when they were new they were considered, um, er, "creative"
There's a guy I used to know that used a couple of gutted pacers for gro-houses...starting plants or whatever. Now that pot is legal in Colorado I expect we'll see more of that sort of thing.

Come to think of it, Honda may sell a few Vultus' to that crowd as well.
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Old 03-24-2014, 06:50 AM   #95
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Maybe if they called it the Pacific Coast then the yuppies hipsters will buy it ...?

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Old 03-24-2014, 08:47 AM   #96
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There's a guy I used to know that used a couple of gutted pacers for gro-houses...starting plants or whatever. Now that pot is legal in Colorado I expect we'll see more of that sort of thing.

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Now that's creative!
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Old 03-24-2014, 10:37 AM   #97
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I like the concept, I just don't like the styling. I think an economical bike with great comfort, plenty of storage space, and most importantly - great wind and weather protection, would do well in any market.

I also think Honda's DCT is going to bring new riders into play, at lest in North America. It's getting hard to find car with a manual transmission these days. We will see this trend toward "automatics" as well, though not to the same degree.
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Old 03-24-2014, 05:56 PM   #98
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And right when I thought Honda couldn't get worse, they outdo themselves.
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:27 PM   #99
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Riding a motorcycle on the street is a "recreational activity" Some cars fit that description as well, such as a manual transmission Mazda Miata.
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Old 03-24-2014, 07:50 PM   #100
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Old 03-24-2014, 10:33 PM   #101
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102 posts? Just how many ways are there to say UGLY?
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:49 AM   #102
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102 posts? Just how many ways are there to say UGLY?
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Old 03-25-2014, 02:44 PM   #103
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I just don't understand, the market for this thing.
I am 68,and am more likly to take a shot at one going by,
Than ride one!
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Old 03-25-2014, 02:47 PM   #104
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I just don't understand, the market for this thing.
Ok,

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There's your problem right there.
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Old 03-25-2014, 04:24 PM   #105
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And Honda's new targeting special financing program:

"And if we can't get medicare to pay for it, we'll give it to you for free!"
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