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Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,811
Posted By viajero
I'm riding my second VFR. Souls are...

I'm riding my second VFR.

Souls are highly over-rated.
Forum: Trip Planning 08-19-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,635
Posted By viajero
I've had to pack up a wet tent plenty of times....

I've had to pack up a wet tent plenty of times. None of my tents ever got mildew.

If you camp right after packing a wet tent (same day, preferably a bit earlier in the day) it will dry out...
Forum: Racing 08-04-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 23,665
Posted By viajero
Who owns all the air fencing used at AMA/DMG road...

Who owns all the air fencing used at AMA/DMG road races?

Timing and scoring equipment?

Contracts with track owners?

My point is that there are certain tangible assets somebody owns...
Forum: Americas 07-24-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 686
Posted By viajero
Visit the Badlands N.P. very early in the morning...

Visit the Badlands N.P. very early in the morning (sun up) as it gets really hot there during summer. Not much in the way of shade trees, either.
Forum: Racing 07-19-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 9,277
Posted By viajero
or they need a new pace car driver?

or they need a new pace car driver?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By viajero
Smoke from the various wildfires have made...

Smoke from the various wildfires have made visibility very poor and air quality even worse.
Forum: Racing 07-15-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,320
Posted By viajero
Where? (That's how well informed I...

Where?

(That's how well informed I am.:lol3)
Forum: Racing 07-03-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 26,521
Posted By viajero
I predict that both will finish well out of the...

I predict that both will finish well out of the points in the WSBK race, too. Maybe the extra track time will pay dividends in the future, but not likely.
Forum: Equipment 06-27-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,303
Posted By viajero
I'm still using one I bought in '97. It has LOTS...

I'm still using one I bought in '97. It has LOTS of miles on it, in all weather conditions.
Forum: Racing 06-26-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3,685
Views: 325,658
Posted By viajero
Yooper, that might also be indicative of the...

Yooper, that might also be indicative of the progress made in tires as well as suspension, not to mention all the electronic wizardry current bikes have.

Great pics, btw, which show the...
Forum: Racing 06-21-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 986
Posted By viajero
Having only one team (Graves Yamaha) with a...

Having only one team (Graves Yamaha) with a reasonable chance of winning makes for boring racing, imho. They clearly have the best bikes, biggest budget and probably the best riders.

The only...
Forum: Road warriors 06-17-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,674
Posted By viajero
Only four for me, since 1970. All Hondas....

Only four for me, since 1970.

All Hondas.

1-350 (rode it to Mexico and back)
1-CB750 (after a few years sold it to get a race car)
1-VFR750 (five years, ~75,000 mi., extensive travel...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-11-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By viajero
Have you considered Priest Lake?

Have you considered Priest Lake?
Forum: Racing 06-05-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 9,277
Posted By viajero
Does he remind you of a certain Canadian who no...

Does he remind you of a certain Canadian who no longer races in the series?
Forum: Racing 05-19-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 937
Posted By viajero
Adios, Jack

Sir Jack's now turning fast laps on the big racetrack in the sky.

Only saw him race once, Mexico GP 1970, and he didn't finish that one due to a mechanical.

Not many of my earliest racing...
Forum: Road warriors 05-14-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,145
Posted By viajero
"Does this rear tire make my dick look...

"Does this rear tire make my dick look bigger?"
Forum: Racing 05-11-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,392
Posted By viajero
I sure didn't see that coming. Honda (Rea) doing...

I sure didn't see that coming. Honda (Rea) doing the double is certainly a surprise. Good for the series, though.

Question: Why are the EBRs not running under EVO rules? Or are they?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-07-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,164
Posted By viajero
Everyone has a different tolerance to cold temps....

Everyone has a different tolerance to cold temps.

Proper gear does help, up to a point.

I'm an old, skinny guy with low tolerance to the cold, and it's become even lower as I've aged.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By viajero
Spectacular scenery, captured well. ...

Spectacular scenery, captured well.

Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Racing 05-01-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3,685
Views: 325,658
Posted By viajero
BS's decision to leave MotoGP after '15 means we...

BS's decision to leave MotoGP after '15 means we will not be seeing Rossi race in '16, but that may have been the case anyway with the changes to the electronics.

All the work Suzuki has done...
Forum: Racing 04-27-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,580
Posted By viajero
Sure hated to see Hayden give up 10th to his...

Sure hated to see Hayden give up 10th to his teammate on the last lap.

I thought Jorge would be able to hang on to 2nd, but it wasn't to be. Pedrosa was patient and hungry.

Damn, that...
Forum: Racing 04-26-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,580
Posted By viajero
Turn one of first lap should be interesting...

Turn one of first lap should be interesting tomorrow, in all three classes. I hope all make it through.

In MotoGP, I don't think Marquez will run away with it, though only a fool would not pick...
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By viajero
I'll got a bought new and never used SealLine...

I'll got a bought new and never used SealLine Kodiak Sac, no.15 which is 30" long and 10" wide, laid flat, with cam buckle closure. It's bright yellow.

PM me your address and I'll send it to...
Forum: Racing 04-13-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 18,706
Posted By viajero
That's over the three days, right? I'd be...

That's over the three days, right?

I'd be surprised if half that number is for actual paying customers.
Forum: Racing 04-13-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,382
Posted By viajero
Kawasaki had a very impressive day.

Kawasaki had a very impressive day.
Forum: Racing 04-11-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 18,706
Posted By viajero
Those customer Hondas sure are slow. Huge top...

Those customer Hondas sure are slow. Huge top speed gap between it and the factory bikes. At least Nicky has plenty of time on the straights to contemplate following Edwards out the door.

I...
Forum: Racing 04-11-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,382
Posted By viajero
I would love to see Rea and Honda sweep Aragon. ...

I would love to see Rea and Honda sweep Aragon.

I know, dream on.
Forum: Racing 04-09-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3,685
Views: 325,658
Posted By viajero
It would not surprise me that Honda has said NO...

It would not surprise me that Honda has said NO to a larger fuel tank.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-05-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,755
Posted By viajero
That's some very spectacular scenery. Please show...

That's some very spectacular scenery. Please show us more.
Forum: Road warriors 03-23-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 27,523
Posted By viajero
The Honda Vultus is "revulting".

The Honda Vultus is "revulting".
Forum: Racing 03-19-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,740
Posted By viajero
I would have enjoyed the webcasts of the Daytona...

I would have enjoyed the webcasts of the Daytona racing more if there were more coverage of some of the other racers involved besides only the top three or four riders.

The battle at the front...
Forum: Racing 03-06-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3,685
Views: 325,658
Posted By viajero
Is MotoGP now consulting with The Onion re rule...

Is MotoGP now consulting with The Onion re rule changes?
Forum: Road warriors 02-24-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2,916
Views: 499,328
Posted By viajero
I vote for the '98 fifth gen, but I'm biased,...

I vote for the '98 fifth gen, but I'm biased, having a 2000 model. Mine has over 100,000 miles now.

Condition and maintenance history should be your guide. Beware of poorly done mods.

...
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 28,171
Posted By viajero
I really enjoyed your excellent trip report on...

I really enjoyed your excellent trip report on Viet Nam. Thanks for taking us along.
Forum: Racing 02-10-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,205
Posted By viajero
Not sure if this will help with the flagging...

Not sure if this will help with the flagging interest in AMA racing.

Also not sure if tires will be safe enough for the speeds, loading and temps.

Frankly, I just wish Daytona and all it...
Forum: Racing 01-26-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 3,685
Views: 325,658
Posted By viajero
It's a given that Honda and Yamaha will battle...

It's a given that Honda and Yamaha will battle for supremacy, so I'm curious to see how Ducati responds to its recent dismal performance. And how will its riders cope if substantial progress isn't...
Forum: Americas 01-23-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,525
Posted By viajero
Well worth the trip north to Jasper. ...

Well worth the trip north to Jasper.

Icefields Parkway is spectacularly scenic, though not a challenging ride.

Be sure to take the tram ride up to the top of the mountain outside Jasper...
Forum: Racing 01-21-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 26,521
Posted By viajero
How are the EVO bikes doing relative to their...

How are the EVO bikes doing relative to their superiors?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-16-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,243
Posted By viajero
Very rarely. Last time was in Missouri....

Very rarely.

Last time was in Missouri. Saw a girl standing along the road a couple of miles outside a small town. Stopped to ask her if she had a problem and she was just trying to get a ride...
Forum: Racing 01-08-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 23,665
Posted By viajero
Hard times, indeed. Five, or even six races is...

Hard times, indeed. Five, or even six races is not going to do much in the way of solidifying the future of the series. DMG (aka NASCAR) has never done what they said they planned to do.

No...
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