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Forum: Road warriors 12-29-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 40,983
Posted By GuinnesS
Ditto for me, less than the sum of it's parts...

Ditto for me, less than the sum of it's parts that one. And yet, it's an all time best seller, so what do I know :huh
Forum: Road warriors 11-26-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 145,602
Posted By GuinnesS
R1200GS :bore I was so excited about the release...

R1200GS :bore I was so excited about the release of this bike back in April of 04. I had my order in early and was the first to get their's when the dealer finally received them. Having previously...
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,179
Posted By GuinnesS
Middleweight is a relative term to me, the nevada...

Middleweight is a relative term to me, the nevada and its spin-offs (baby breva and V7's) are the current small(er) guzzis . My EV was not a BIG bike per se when compared to it's rivals but this new...
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,179
Posted By GuinnesS
Guzzi "Middle" bikes to come...

Now that the California 14 production date has been given, there seems to be more good news; a bunch of upcoming Guzzi middleweights....
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 324
Views: 74,830
Posted By GuinnesS
I think the original quote was that the BMW was a...

I think the original quote was that the BMW was a Guzzi with saggy tits.
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,814
Posted By GuinnesS
Vespa guy wins...no question. I can't imagine...

Vespa guy wins...no question.
I can't imagine there is much left of Alaska that still requires a stormtrooper bike. I mean you can ride from anywhere in the continental US to Fairbanks without ever...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5,089
Views: 384,255
Posted By GuinnesS
PLUS 1000..... This has got to be The 205 0f...

PLUS 1000.....

This has got to be The 205 0f 205's

Next up; BMW final drives, bestest 650 D/S Thumper and finally, loud pipes save lives....talk among yourselves :snore
Forum: Thumpers 12-01-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,458
Posted By GuinnesS
Wow! Great! so does anybody know just when we are...

Wow! Great! so does anybody know just when we are NOT going to get this bike?
Forum: Thumpers 11-29-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 27,397
Posted By GuinnesS
:rofl Not bloody likely...maybe 5-8...tops!

:rofl Not bloody likely...maybe 5-8...tops!
Forum: Road warriors 11-21-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 3,058
Views: 499,337
Posted By GuinnesS
Very much so :D

Very much so :D
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 19,582
Posted By GuinnesS
In a fu@#ing heartbeat! Love it :clap I frankly...

In a fu@#ing heartbeat! Love it :clap
I frankly don't see this as a te630 replacement nor do I think anybody intended it to be. It is just another offering in the 'go have some fun' standard bike...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 167,715
Posted By GuinnesS
Nice! That's more like it.

Nice! That's more like it.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 167,715
Posted By GuinnesS
Anybody got side shot of the cast wheels? From...

Anybody got side shot of the cast wheels? From this angle, to my eyes at least, they look a little cheesy. Whilst I much prefer this bike to the bonneville, I find the triumph cast wheel much better...
Forum: Road warriors 10-23-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 43,096
Posted By GuinnesS
Why, not? The elephant share of these XL...

Why, not? The elephant share of these XL dual-sports are ultimately used in a fashion that could equally be served by an R1200R w/ a little after market wind protection. Hell, I've seen Harleys,...
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 14,711
Posted By GuinnesS
HFL suggests the 'Big News' is that the steering...

HFL suggests the 'Big News' is that the steering angle is now steeper and the wheelbase has been shortened, oh and the power though not up is however 'fatter'.
Forum: Road warriors 10-13-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2,500
Views: 459,287
Posted By GuinnesS
YES to that! Nicest color so far as well.

YES to that! Nicest color so far as well.
Forum: Road warriors 10-11-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,500
Views: 459,287
Posted By GuinnesS
I have got to ask if there are yet any solutions...

I have got to ask if there are yet any solutions for mounting proper side cases on this bike? Seems like a great commuter, but what about an errand runner/ grocery shopper?
Forum: Road warriors 10-06-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 19,838
Posted By GuinnesS
Well this thread has now morphed into a 'look at...

Well this thread has now morphed into a 'look at my supermoto' thread, inevitable I suppose. My personal experience w/ SM's were that whilst riding them, the only way to mitigate the inherent...
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,971
Posted By GuinnesS
New Bellagio please

New Bellagio please
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 14,048
Posted By GuinnesS
It is also rumored that it may even come with...

It is also rumored that it may even come with turn signal switchgear similar to BMW's new style :clap
Forum: Road warriors 08-15-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 26,300
Posted By GuinnesS
No brainer; 2005 Ducati ST3 :ilmostro

No brainer; 2005 Ducati ST3 :ilmostro
Forum: Road warriors 08-04-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 827
Posted By GuinnesS
I think there were a couple service bulletins on...

I think there were a couple service bulletins on that model; 2003-2004, cracking triple trees and a hydraulic valve issue iirc. Perhaps one of the guzzisti members will chime in on this.
Forum: Road warriors 08-01-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 494
Posted By GuinnesS
Has this been here posted yet?

http://hellforleathermagazine.com/2011/08/2012-2014-ktms-leak/

Duke 350 and Moto3 350, yes please:clap

oops! sorry about the thread title...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 30,902
Posted By GuinnesS
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Road warriors 06-08-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
I've got it bad :raabia

I've got it bad :raabia
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
So this afternoon I went to the local dealer and...

So this afternoon I went to the local dealer and took the Superlow out for spin. I rode there on my W650 and hopped onto the sportster five minutes later. In spite its extra poundage I expected the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
In fairness to the Shadow RS, when it was first...

In fairness to the Shadow RS, when it was first released I was quite keen to give it a whirl. Despite not being a Harley (and seen as a knockoff by some) I still think its a great looking bike,...
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2011, 10:20 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
True, that looks pretty sorted.

True, that looks pretty sorted.
Forum: Road warriors 06-05-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
Good lord :eek1 That is quite a looker. The...

Good lord :eek1 That is quite a looker.
The superlow still looks like a possibility. Good base price with longer/better suspension and a different seat might get me very close to what I had in...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
Hadn't thought about that, good point.

Hadn't thought about that, good point.
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
So what is being said is that even an Iron can be...

So what is being said is that even an Iron can be made to work relatively easy. This might be the way to go if I cannot find a roadster locally, although I would like to have the twin disks. The...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 02:01 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
I believe there was, however out here used...

I believe there was, however out here used Harley's are generally being sold for close to and sometime more than new MSRP. Something about poor financing decisions and/or way over the top farkling. I...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,903
Posted By GuinnesS
Which Sportster to build a better "Standard"?

In short, I am wondering which stock model Sportster would be the best candidate to build up a truer standard. Aside from the XR, they all seem to sport very limited suspension (and low seat height)...
Forum: Road warriors 06-01-2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,550
Posted By GuinnesS
I'm not so taken with the pimped out Nevada 750...

I'm not so taken with the pimped out Nevada 750 (eye of the beholder and all that) but the other two are contenders. I would also cast a vote for the new V4 Tuono, simply stunning.
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By GuinnesS
I know i'd a least test ride one, could be more...

I know i'd a least test ride one, could be more than the sum of its parts :dunno
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 12,492
Posted By GuinnesS
My very first motorcycle as well, though mine was...

My very first motorcycle as well, though mine was ItalJet badged.
Forum: Road warriors 04-07-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,862
Posted By GuinnesS
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjGfv2AeUss

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjGfv2AeUss
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 106,219
Posted By GuinnesS
Would it not be time to modify the title of this...

Would it not be time to modify the title of this thread :dunno
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,250
Posted By GuinnesS
Here are two that can be titled, also Vespa had a...

Here are two that can be titled, also Vespa had a 're-issue' PX150 in 2006(?)

http://www.genuinescooters.com/scooters/stella/stella.html

And...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,862
Posted By GuinnesS
Bikes with loads of rake/trail and/or a long...

Bikes with loads of rake/trail and/or a long wheelbase ala goldwing or cruisers are just going to track straight no matter what. When I test rode a 2010 wide glide, I actually struggled to get the...
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