New BMW F 700 GS and revised F 800 GS . Much to the dismay of the OZ ADV'ers :)

Discussion in 'Australia' started by Russ, Jul 2, 2012.

  1. troy safari carpente

    troy safari carpente Team f5ool

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  2. hdog

    hdog Been here awhile

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    i agree that 449 is a bmw in disguise...and not a real husky....:freaky
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  3. itsgunnahurt

    itsgunnahurt Gravity Enhanced!

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    Nah.. the 449/511 is butt ugly, and that mangled metal around the swingarm pivot... looks like they'd been modelling with a mechano set! Then again, not fully impressed with the style of the current crop of BMW Husqvanas. :hide
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  4. Bigem

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    Some of us 'girls' do take them off road, no pretending at all!:clap:clap:clap
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  5. Brute

    Brute Melbourne , outer east .

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    The best thing they could do for the 800 is put adjustable suspension damping on it . Decent spring rates would also help . Till then I`ll never take it seriously as a dirt bike .
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  6. speed_racer

    speed_racer Been here awhile

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    Yeah I dont take mine off road AT ALL! :evil

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    And a BIG shame if you get them dirty ;)

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  7. speed_racer

    speed_racer Been here awhile

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    I really like the look of the new ones, shame they didn't put a few more ponies in the F800 as well though..

    I think when the new range comes out its time for an upgrade ;)
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  8. Bigem

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    problem is, they can sell everyone they bring into the country, so why do they need to upgrade them?

    I thought the Tiger XC would shake BMW up but its had zero impact by the looks of it?

    Just wait for the Husky 900, I reckon tha's where its heading!!

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    I quite often get dirt on mine, it seem's to like it!!
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