Is Mexico Safe?

Discussion in 'Americas' started by Arte, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. SkizzMan

    SkizzMan There, that's it

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    That's a good teaser, Mike. Looking forward to riding with you down there some day.
  2. SR

    SR Long timer

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    Nice video Mark. I keep trying to tell myself that the KLR does just fine, but watching those BMW's perform makes it very hard to remain in my state of denial.:rofl I think you might have just cost me about 12K, Cabron!
  3. MikeMike

    MikeMike Long timer

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    Bring that new 2012 GS1200 down and you'll get the perfect hybrid between the KLR and the Harley. Plenty of power and no tope worries. There are at least a dozen good routes with interesting things to see. Plenty of ruins (apart from the well known ones like Tajin), great seafood, and lots of mixed riding with mountain, coast, dirt road, secondary roads, interconnecting routes, all the good things about Mexico. You know the feeling! :)
  4. Bato

    Bato Been here awhile

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    Thanks Mark

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  5. mark883

    mark883 and the mysterians

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    Igualmente, SR.

    You helped reinforce my twisted desire to flaunt danger and tour mexico, Senor Wake-up-in-Durango-Wifey-makes-mole-search-for-special-rocks-while-scoping-new-riding-areas-in-the-mountains.

    :bluduh

    Anything else I can do for you?

    :lol3

    So we're even now, right? :D But I do recommend the '98-99 R1100GS. They handle fairly sportily in the twisty bits, and make topes fun. Relatively inexpensive, and chances are you won't need the dealer as badly if something goes wrong (if you do your own wrenching). 4-5k, depending on condition and options.
  6. SR

    SR Long timer

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    There is nothing twisted about wanting to tour Mexico. Rest assured, your desires are perfectly natural!:rofl
  7. SkizzMan

    SkizzMan There, that's it

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    Maybe combine some if your routes with my gleanings from this book:
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  8. WeazyBuddha

    WeazyBuddha Carbon-Based Humanoid

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    For Trice in celebration of his new motosickle. :D

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  9. tricepilot

    tricepilot El Gran Payaso

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    Introducing the Insalmanator

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  10. MikeMike

    MikeMike Long timer

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    "Insalmanator."
    Tan chingon, eso deben que ser calificado como "genio total." ;)
  11. tricepilot

    tricepilot El Gran Payaso

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    Pensé que tal vez debería obtener Salma sí misma para dar un nombre a la moto :evil
  12. jimmex

    jimmex Guero con moto

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    I would crawl to Coazacoalcos for her.
  13. MikeMike

    MikeMike Long timer

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    Let me know when you are passing through, make it in December and you can celebrate the Guadlupana at the same time and get an escort, too.
  14. jimmex

    jimmex Guero con moto

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    Sounds intriguing.:ear
  15. acejones

    acejones Long timer

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    I've been out of the loop down in Big Bend for a few days.
    So, you bought a Rocket ?
  16. SkizzMan

    SkizzMan There, that's it

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    Might wanna qualify that, Mike.

    For this crowd, anyway.
  17. tricepilot

    tricepilot El Gran Payaso

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    Si Señor, best bike I've ever ridden, without a doubt :deal

    Did you get to meet Ara, Voni etc. there?
  18. MikeMike

    MikeMike Long timer

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    Thanks SR, my bad.
    The escort will either be from the local church or the local police, and the feds on the highway.
    How's that sound, Jimmy?:hmmmmm
  19. pilot815

    pilot815 Long timer

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    There really is something to those Triumphs. Im going to be sad when my dad shows up next weekend to pick up the Tiger I have been playing with for the last month or so.

    Speaking of Tigers, the new Explorer is on the Triumph website
  20. tricepilot

    tricepilot El Gran Payaso

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    I would definitely consider the Explorer as my Mexico bike but so far, nothing has come close to the workmanlike utility and also sheer fun of the GSA :freaky