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Forum: Road Warriors 07-04-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,647
Posted By Rox
They'll only do it for 2014. It wasn't the best...

They'll only do it for 2014. It wasn't the best seller. I know I bought mine for about $5000 below retail...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-04-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,647
Posted By Rox
I wound up going in and wanting a MG California...

I wound up going in and wanting a MG California 1400 and wound up stopping at my local Honda Dealer and left with a CTX1300. I thought it was a Deluxe when I bought it but it was a Standard. I then...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-04-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By Rox
You're talking about a 30+ year old bike. If...

You're talking about a 30+ year old bike. If ebay is a loss, Honda didnt offer it as an accessory or Givi or Hepco and Becker dont make it you might have to go custom .

Maybe JC Whitney offers a...
Forum: Road Warriors 07-04-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,106
Posted By Rox
Find an older Speed Triple if you're going used....

Find an older Speed Triple if you're going used. Fun, torquey and pleasing to rhe eye. a nice one can be had for pretty cheap. And pretty damn reliable.
Forum: Road Warriors 07-02-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,106
Posted By Rox
I'd do the FZ-09 simply because you'd be getting...

I'd do the FZ-09 simply because you'd be getting a new bike. Plus the FZ is a great bike. Less power but who cares.
Forum: Road Warriors 07-02-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,681
Posted By Rox
It'll be just a rumor I think. I'll believe it...

It'll be just a rumor I think. I'll believe it when I see it.
With the CB1100 being the slow seller it is I doubt they'll bring this.
The Valkyrie and FB6 was just as bad. My local dealer has a...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-26-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,081
Posted By Rox
B-Kings are the monster GoBots of motorcycling....

B-Kings are the monster GoBots of motorcycling. It's basically a naked Hayabusa. It's a no brainer. The B King. Only issue is finding one. They're actually pretty rare now.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-26-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 11,201
Posted By Rox
I went through this phase. I wanted the " do it...

I went through this phase. I wanted the " do it all" bike. Bought my Street Triple R. Great bike . Still own it. Could I travel across the US on it? Hell no. That baby is my canyon slayer. Slap bags...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-22-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 10,649
Views: 1,838,984
Posted By Rox
http://www.suzukicycles.org/photos/GS/GS1200SS/200...

http://www.suzukicycles.org/photos/GS/GS1200SS/2001_GS1200SS_r-b_fr_430.jpg

Or what would be better is the 1250 Bandit with the 1200ss body work... You listening, Suzuki?
Forum: Road Warriors 06-20-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,114
Posted By Rox
Get a cruiser that doesn't try to be something...

Get a cruiser that doesn't try to be something else... Guzzi, Valkrie , Beemer, etc.

I went CTX . Sport, cruiser , and well....Italian...lol
All different yet have their own type of style and...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-19-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,107
Posted By Rox
Guzzis are of high build quality. Italians take a...

Guzzis are of high build quality. Italians take a lot of pride in Guzzi.

Plus for me speaking I've never seen a Guzzi on a flatbed. Good sign of superior build quality in my book. My V11 might...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-18-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,322
Posted By Rox
I'd have the Bandit. The VStrom is good but IMHO...

I'd have the Bandit. The VStrom is good but IMHO those bitches are a nightmare offroad. I consider them a roadbike. So is the Bandit . But a better roadbike.
The new VStroms however......
Forum: Road Warriors 06-17-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,380
Posted By Rox
The ST is a great bike, great motor. Hard to...

The ST is a great bike, great motor. Hard to compare to a Goldwing. One is a Sport Tourer and the other a tourer. That word " Sport" kinda changes the game.
Both will take any kind of miles you...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-15-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4,498
Views: 843,001
Posted By Rox
I like the Ducati Scrambler but personally I...

I like the Ducati Scrambler but personally I think it makes a better cafe bike than an actual Scrambler..
...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-15-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,867
Posted By Rox
Im sure if they're selling the RC213 here with...

Im sure if they're selling the RC213 here with 101hp off the showroom there will be something to derestrict it . It prolly is restricted to merely meet the EPA,CARB and whatever guidelines.
If...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-14-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,867
Posted By Rox
:huh

:huh
Forum: Road Warriors 06-14-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,647
Posted By Rox
It's just a better bike. Versatile, sturdy and...

It's just a better bike. Versatile, sturdy and you can do with it what they say you can do with it. Take it off the beaten path. Try that with a Versys 1000. It's just a touring bike that looks ADV....
Forum: Road Warriors 06-13-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,921
Posted By Rox
Went out of business... Maybe 2 years ago.. ...

Went out of business... Maybe 2 years ago..

Mostly American built with a Hyosung motor.
I thought they were in Maryland....
Shut his doors overnight. I read an article that there was some...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-13-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,501
Posted By Rox
Good point and a nice wrench to throw into the...

Good point and a nice wrench to throw into the equation if a Japanese bike is an option. The CB is a bike that could be way better than what it is but for some reason limited. But even limited a...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-09-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,647
Posted By Rox
If you havent already keep the Tenere.. It's just...

If you havent already keep the Tenere.. It's just better.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-09-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4,498
Views: 843,001
Posted By Rox
When I got to ride a CB1100 I noticed about...

When I got to ride a CB1100 I noticed about 50-52mpg. That was riding semi aggressively and highway riding at 85-90mph. When the gas light comes on it takes in about 3.5gal. Give or take.
For...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-08-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,867
Posted By Rox
It said in the MSN article 150,000 ( about...

It said in the MSN article 150,000 ( about $230,000). Meh....You can buy 4 H2Rs and a new R1 with the Ohlins for that...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-07-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,972
Posted By Rox
I wouldn't think so. All depends on the bulb and...

I wouldn't think so. All depends on the bulb and the inner part on how it reflects the light.
Forum: Road Warriors 06-07-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,867
Posted By Rox
Heck, I'd be happy with a CBR1000rr copy of the...

Heck, I'd be happy with a CBR1000rr copy of the RC213... :deal

Just sayin,
Forum: Road Warriors 06-07-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,654
Posted By Rox
Guzzi Norge, Honda ST1300, Yamaha FJR, etc. the...

Guzzi Norge, Honda ST1300, Yamaha FJR, etc. the new Yamaha FJ-09 is a nice one that is cheap. You sound like you wanna go Euro though. Aprilia Futuras too are cool and could be had for a song.

If...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-02-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,255
Posted By Rox
If you love your Vegas you can easily mod that...

If you love your Vegas you can easily mod that into a mile muncher.
I have a CTX1300 for that but a bike like that is not everyone's cup of tea. Pure oddball.
Victory and Indian both have some...
Forum: Road Warriors 06-01-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4,498
Views: 843,001
Posted By Rox
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Road Warriors 05-31-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,398
Posted By Rox
Do stock motorcycles overheat? Unmaintaintained...

Do stock motorcycles overheat? Unmaintaintained ones do. California is hot. Granted. But a well maintained bike even in Death Valley won't really overheat. Granted sh!t happens but for the most...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-29-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,677
Posted By Rox
You would think so but somehow it isn't. I have a...

You would think so but somehow it isn't. I have a CTX1300. The seating like that takes the stress off your shoulders . For me rhe difficulty was the foot positioning since I've always had bikes with...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-26-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,269
Posted By Rox
Id recommend a Street Triple R or a Yamaha FZ-09...

Id recommend a Street Triple R or a Yamaha FZ-09 .
The Street Triple is probably the best handling bike out there. If and qualm it might feel small.
The FZ-09 is awesome . Power and torque galore....
Forum: Road Warriors 05-24-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 31,304
Posted By Rox
http://i123.photobucket.com/albums/o297/riches2004...

http://i123.photobucket.com/albums/o297/riches2004x/bikes/P1000855.jpg

http://i123.photobucket.com/albums/o297/riches2004x/bikes/P100085x.jpg[/QUOTE]

The Moto Guzzi 850 LeMans: In my opinion...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-24-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,868
Posted By Rox
I'll retract . I kinda like it. Hate the wood but...

I'll retract . I kinda like it. Hate the wood but I like it. Carbon would of possibly suited it better. If you make it futuristic keep it futuristic. I copies a CTX1300 a bit but it's not a bad...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-23-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,014
Posted By Rox
The 1200 is a much better bike. I never...

The 1200 is a much better bike. I never understood why it got the flack it did. It was priced a little high and too close to th BMW but overall awesome. Get the 1200.
Forum: Road Warriors 05-22-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,868
Posted By Rox
Yep. BMW copies Honda. :deal

Yep. BMW copies Honda. :deal
Forum: Road Warriors 05-22-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,248
Posted By Rox
A used VFR, a TL1000s, ect. I bought a Guzzi V11...

A used VFR, a TL1000s, ect. I bought a Guzzi V11 Lemans for $4500... Mile muncher and a looker.

An old model Concours is a good bet. Pretty friggin ugly but they're dead reliable.
Forum: Road Warriors 05-16-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 909
Posted By Rox
I'd find a used Honda CB500x. Sounds like you...

I'd find a used Honda CB500x. Sounds like you want a simple smaller bored UJM.
The NC700x is a nice one and it is cheap but you'll pay it out in service most likely. Valve checks are every 8k...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-15-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 32,596
Posted By Rox
I think they look like crap in stock form on the...

I think they look like crap in stock form on the showroom. You clean one up with a fender kit, pipe and some other little mods and they're just super pretty. Very capable motorcycle for a little...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-15-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,420
Posted By Rox
I have 2 shafties and 1 with a chain. Shaft...

I have 2 shafties and 1 with a chain. Shaft driven bikes are reliable . Proper maintenance is fluid change every 3 oil changes or so . A chain you just need to clean up and lube once in a while....
Forum: Road Warriors 05-15-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 22,210
Posted By Rox
The issue I have : How come they couldn't just...

The issue I have : How come they couldn't just take a Gixxer 750 and remove the fairing and clean it up? That's it!!!!!
Forum: Road Warriors 05-14-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 61,440
Posted By Rox
You should ride one . It's just as fast as an ST...

You should ride one . It's just as fast as an ST upto about 80-85. It was never made to be like as ST though. STs are all out sport touring. CTX is more touring cruiser. Many ST owners I've talked...
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