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Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 28,684
Posted By SQD8R
You're not alone there. I was just thinking that...

You're not alone there. I was just thinking that no one makes pretty bikes anymore.
Forum: Racing 09-06-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 188,668
Posted By SQD8R
I miss Flav. F1 genuis, commercial genius, super...

I miss Flav. F1 genuis, commercial genius, super model genius... Yes heis a living legend and not just in his mind. Friends foes, fans and detractors are simply jealous. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4,508
Views: 1,950,968
Posted By SQD8R
I consider it a single seater as is. Main reason...

I consider it a single seater as is. Main reason why I never bought the passenger pegs.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By SQD8R
Hard to believe your VIN is not in their system...

Hard to believe your VIN is not in their system correctly. BMW are pretty meticulous when it comes to recalls. If there is a recall they should be able to look it up at any dealer.
Forum: Road warriors 08-01-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 22,456
Posted By SQD8R
RC51. No doubt. Love the Ducati but expect higher...

RC51. No doubt. Love the Ducati but expect higher maintenance costs and LOE. The RC51 is made for the track and will do very well while being unique.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,622
Posted By SQD8R
Death Valley in summer is always problematic for...

Death Valley in summer is always problematic for any bike engine, liquid or oil cooled. Plenty of reasons to pass on a new bike but this is a new one on me. I would still hold the new WCGS in high...
Forum: Racing 05-24-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 188,668
Posted By SQD8R
Dodgy Q3 Rosberg. Perfect all through...

Dodgy Q3 Rosberg.

Perfect all through practice and 3 heated qualifying sessions and you bin it in the last 2 mins, bringing out a yellow and stopping anyone from challenging. In particular your...
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 999
Views: 188,223
Posted By SQD8R
I like it esp. compared to its ugly sister... the...

I like it esp. compared to its ugly sister... the ''adventure'' bike. The only adventure that thing ever saw was the design studio. Like a bad pick up at a bar the night before that just won't leave....
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,341
Posted By SQD8R
:lol3 I'm looking at buying a TR3R so I'm...

:lol3

I'm looking at buying a TR3R so I'm trolling the road warriors threads. Repost for a great morning laugh. :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 11-23-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,209
Posted By SQD8R
This post really covers most of what I would say...

This post really covers most of what I would say esp. what I bolded re bikes today.

I've owned my HP2 from new and have no interest in selling it. Bought a Husky TE630 to (1) finally own a Husky...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-16-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,983
Posted By SQD8R
Hard to believe KTMs profit margins rise and fall...

Hard to believe KTMs profit margins rise and fall on the replacement cost of a key; spend the coin and get it over with. In time and effort wasted you are already another $50 in the hole. :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-05-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 34,989
Views: 8,720,575
Posted By SQD8R
There are old riders and bold dayglo riders ...

There are old riders and bold dayglo riders ...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-05-2013, 11:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,283
Posted By SQD8R
Frame conversion kit a la HP2. Want a more...

Frame conversion kit a la HP2. Want a more offroad boxer GS, you need to start with the frame.
Forum: Road warriors 06-23-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 18,784
Posted By SQD8R
Beautiful to ride unfortunately quirky styling...

Beautiful to ride unfortunately quirky styling didn't help. Should have made it more R11R like with a fairing and it would have sold forever. When I test rode it after riding the K12R, K12S, and R12S...
Forum: Racing 05-20-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 16,907
Posted By SQD8R
Dovi was not ''in the way''; he was more...

Dovi was not ''in the way''; he was more competitive than those behind him and rode an incredible race - credit where it is due. Rossi is likely never to see the top of a podium again, not with those...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-17-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 54,669
Posted By SQD8R
Man... Saw all this back in 2004... :lol3

Man...

Saw all this back in 2004... :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 05-05-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4,508
Views: 1,950,968
Posted By SQD8R
Agree somewhat. Not really interested in the new...

Agree somewhat. Not really interested in the new WC boxer unless of course there is another HP2 coming. :wink:

I'm still not sold on the new KTM - looks a bit Vstrom-ish, prefer the old style but...
Forum: Canada 05-05-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3,014
Views: 177,917
Posted By SQD8R
I've been doing a lot of riding down that way, on...

I've been doing a lot of riding down that way, on and off-road. Hopefully run into this group sometime this summer. :freaky
Forum: The Garage 05-01-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,098
Views: 398,200
Posted By SQD8R
http://wtfcontent.com/img/132650460380.jpg ...

http://wtfcontent.com/img/132650460380.jpg

My favourite. :lol3
Forum: Racing 04-30-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By SQD8R
Stilll 30 mins too long imo. :lol3

Stilll 30 mins too long imo. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,653
Posted By SQD8R
Yeah but to old KTM was / is a looker.

Yeah but to old KTM was / is a looker.
Forum: Beasts 04-25-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,911
Posted By SQD8R
Hm, maybe not. 99% of these bikes never see more...

Hm, maybe not. 99% of these bikes never see more than a gravel driveway. So Triumph gives the look but not the limitations of owning a true big bore adv bike. Far cheaper to develop a road-going...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,653
Posted By SQD8R
Yes, hard to get past it no matter the...

Yes, hard to get past it no matter the performance.
Forum: Beasts 04-24-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,911
Posted By SQD8R
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,653
Posted By SQD8R
Forum: Orange Crush 04-24-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 978
Posted By SQD8R
MCN ADV Bike Test: GS, Explorer, Tenéré, 1190R

http://youtu.be/f1SZbgLxOGQ

http://youtu.be/lngn_N6KZqM

Haven't seen it here.
Forum: Racing 04-21-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 20,031
Posted By SQD8R
... and he did it on the harder tire while...

... and he did it on the harder tire while Pedrosa was on the soft tire.

http://cdn.styleforum.net/f/f4/350x336px-LL-f4360c66_most-impressive-darth-vader.jpeg
Forum: Beasts 03-29-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,450
Posted By SQD8R
I wouldn't be surprised if Suzuki or local...

I wouldn't be surprised if Suzuki or local dealers have some way to lower the bike a bit. I'm sure there is a good aftermarket setup as well.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 4,508
Views: 1,950,968
Posted By SQD8R
Love the new bike but will never trade in the...

Love the new bike but will never trade in the HP2. If they came out with a LC HP2 I would buy it, but still keep the HP2 I have now.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4,508
Views: 1,950,968
Posted By SQD8R
I bought the BMW steel version, no issues...

I bought the BMW steel version, no issues anymore. Had it on for 2-3 seasons now.
Forum: Racing 03-11-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 565
Posted By SQD8R
I wish I had cable just so I could cancel it.

http://www.superbikeplanet.com/2013/Mar/130306fox.htm
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,860
Posted By SQD8R
Provided the engine etc. lasts I cannot forsee...

Provided the engine etc. lasts I cannot forsee needing more than ancillary pieces. If an engine rebuild were ever required I'm sure there are plenty of suppliers about to provide the parts. TBH I...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,860
Posted By SQD8R
Dude, we used to put my buds 640 on its...

Dude, we used to put my buds 640 on its centre-stand, start it up, put it in gear and do donuts on its centre-stand - yeah it vibrated that much. :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,860
Posted By SQD8R
I find it funny reading KTM criticizing other...

I find it funny reading KTM criticizing other companies dealer networks and straying away from their roots... um RC8 anyone?

Too bad, I was hoping to see a Husky Superbike (akin to the RC8 TBH) ...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 20,860
Posted By SQD8R
Hate what BMW did to them... :huh Hm,...

Hate what BMW did to them... :huh

Hm, expanded the dealer network, provided / supported entry into the lucrative street market with the Nuda and the lucrative adventure bike class with the new...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 625
Posted By SQD8R
Husqvarna sold to KTM Principal

http://www.autoblog.com/2013/02/01/husqvarna-sold-to-ktm-ceo-stefan-pierer/

Well I always wanted a KTM. :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,808
Posted By SQD8R
Spend the money on a track school and improve...

Spend the money on a track school and improve your riding skills. The farkle that keeps on giving even after you sell the bike. :clap
Forum: Road warriors 01-30-2013, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2,910
Views: 619,339
Posted By SQD8R
Did a trackday last season where the lead...

Did a trackday last season where the lead instructor was on his own MM. I on my S1RR. Riding talent was clearly in his favour but it was still impressive to see the MM move around a tight track and...
Forum: Road warriors 01-29-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 2,478
Views: 635,059
Posted By SQD8R
Seriously, does it get much better? :clap

Seriously, does it get much better? :clap
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 4,275
Views: 720,015
Posted By SQD8R
:lol3 Yeah never had the warranty issue TBH...

:lol3

Yeah never had the warranty issue TBH but the network is pretty nonexistant. Best to go to the states for parts imo.
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