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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-17-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7,111
Views: 1,295,948
Posted By rockycraig
Louds pipes may cause accidents

In the form of road rage!:rofl I got stuck behind a group of harleys and just wanted to drive my truck over all of them!!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-17-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7,111
Views: 1,295,948
Posted By rockycraig
I can't argue with you Jettpilot because you...

I can't argue with you Jettpilot because you 100%right. I can't hear a harley until they are already past me. I guess that why they put horns on the front of the bike.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-14-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,674
Posted By rockycraig
im downsizing

just sold my r1200gs and want to downsize. Looking hard at the 500x and the 700x and the 650 vstrom. trying to find a place to test ride as i will never buy a bike without riding one first. Any...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-14-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7,111
Views: 1,295,948
Posted By rockycraig
engine protection

Does the 500 x come with protection for the oil filter and engine(skid plate) and if so how good is it?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-09-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,491
Posted By rockycraig
Go to your local motorcycle shop and use their...

Go to your local motorcycle shop and use their loading dock then when you get where you wanna go use their loading dock. Ive done this many times and most places are happy to let you do this. My...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-08-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7,111
Views: 1,295,948
Posted By rockycraig
cb500x first gear

Love to get some info on the first gear like how slow can you go with no clutch work like on a flat off road trail. Is it like the nc700 which has a super low crawling first gear. thanks.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-01-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
finally its over

glad to hear that this thread is over. I guess I was right, no new honda bike. Now I can go buy a new cycle with no what if thoughts.:clap
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-24-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
When!!!!!!!!

Just sold my bmw now comes the waiting game and the weather is getting nice. I don't think I can hold out for a bike that may not come out. On to the vstrom 650 I guess.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-15-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
Better be more specific or your gonna get a bike...

Better be more specific or your gonna get a bike weighing 499 pounds, which is under 500, unless you're ok with that!:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-07-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
I'm saying this bike will be right around 500...

I'm saying this bike will be right around 500 lbs, 495 to be exact. Oh wait I'm wrong,:rofl this bike will never, ever come to market!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-06-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 53,298
Posted By rockycraig
No> 2

I am sure its number 2! Attention grabbing stunt, done quite well! If they do plan on putting this bike out it will be years from now.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-04-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
too bad

Woke up this morning to find out unfortunately I was right, nothing new. A prototype covered in mud no specs, they might as well had a poster hanging there. Good trick by honda to grab all the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-03-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
like i said

there will not be a mini tenere, ever
I HATE being right!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-03-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
3 new bikes??? new paint for crf250l new...

3 new bikes???

new paint for crf250l
new plastics for the xr650l
and the grand finale the new nc750x even though its out already the news is its coming to the US
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-29-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 53,298
Posted By rockycraig
I read it

Says who?? some magazine some reporter, Japanese , young machine who, just another bunch of BS. My dealer called me too a year ago and said he had a order of the 700 tenere coming in, yeah right.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-28-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
solid rumors, hahahhahhahahah ...

solid rumors, hahahhahhahahah
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl


News update for EICMA!!! No Africa twin or 700 tenere!!
Now thats a solid fact!!!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-18-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-18-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
Hahahahha

this makes me laugh, wait a few months, what a troll. can you say never gonna happen. or maybe they are gonna wait till the last hour of the show to unveil it like someone said about the intermot...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-17-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
here we go again with the rumors

here we go again with the rumors
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-17-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 11,032
Posted By rockycraig
the show started the 16th, there will be nothing...

the show started the 16th, there will be nothing new!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-16-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
another show down

well another show down and only one more to go so we can put this rumored bike to bed! Its funny to read all these wishful thinking posts. They will not make this bike! I wonder how long after the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-15-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 134,239
Posted By rockycraig
can't wait till these motorcycle show are...

can't wait till these motorcycle show are finished so we can end this thread and the africa twin thread. these bikes are myths that will never exist. Not sure how this crap gets started
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-12-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
Gotta talk about other stuff cause there is no...

Gotta talk about other stuff cause there is no new africa twin, and most likely won't be one or a yamaha mini T. I would love someone to prove me wrong.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-22-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,346
Posted By rockycraig
Well put Desert Dave!!!!!!!! Moe ron why are...

Well put Desert Dave!!!!!!!! Moe ron why are you selling your 700, just curious cuz the 650 seems like it would be a very similar bike?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-05-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,952
Posted By rockycraig
48 bucks for my 1200gs oil change with...

48 bucks for my 1200gs oil change with everything. man that guy must have some expensive oil he puts in his bike. Hell the shop was gonna do it for me for 93 dollars and thats was parts and labor. ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-03-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
BLah, blah blah

Someone come out with a new bike, anyone!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-30-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,360
Posted By rockycraig
What vibration? The vibration that makes it feel...

What vibration? The vibration that makes it feel like theres a bag of rocks in the motor. One of the main reasons I didn't buy the bike. Both the demo I drove and my buddies bike have the same...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-27-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
you are correct lion, and why would they want to...

you are correct lion, and why would they want to make another S10, I still see a ton of 2012 and 13 Super Ten's sitting on the showroom floor collecting dust. Looks like they will have to give...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-07-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 27,851
Views: 5,545,893
Posted By rockycraig
there's no recall on the Tenere, can't be, its a...

there's no recall on the Tenere, can't be, its a yamaha!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-08-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 8,049
Views: 1,309,290
Posted By rockycraig
link to video

Yes could you give me a link to the video of the guy riding the nc700x video?? I read the whole thread from cannon trek about bashing the big bikes in colorado and the guy was doctor zed who owned...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-18-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 95,989
Posted By rockycraig
Oalvarez was asking about the 2014 tenere updates...

Oalvarez was asking about the 2014 tenere updates and he got yelled at!:loll
So tread lightly or you gonna get it too sscol!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-18-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 95,989
Posted By rockycraig
e gets shown there is not an appreciable weight...

e gets shown there is not an appreciable weight difference between the Super Tenere and the BMW, yet he continues to spout - over and over - that there is, and he can tell the difference - despite...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-17-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 121,331
Posted By rockycraig
There is a weight savings on the new 2014 tenere...

There is a weight savings on the new 2014 tenere base model but its not a whole lot. Oh and on that model they deleted the center stand and grab handles and something else so I guess thats their...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-16-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 121,331
Posted By rockycraig
I'm glad I missed the memo on paying full price...

I'm glad I missed the memo on paying full price for a BMW, I got a thousand off my gs!:1drink
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-16-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 121,331
Posted By rockycraig
I thought yamaha did flood the market here cause...

I thought yamaha did flood the market here cause 2 of my local dealers still have the same 2012 bikes sitting on the showroom floor. I remember my buddy saying you won't find one on the sales floor...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-03-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,981
Posted By rockycraig
gs for me

I have a 1200gs 2011 and my buddy got a tenere at the same time. I have spent a bunch of time on both bikes and I liked the ride of the gs so much better not even close. I chose the gs because of...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-31-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,975
Posted By rockycraig
Thanks greywolf

Thats what i was looking for, my 1200gs is comfortable at 15-18mph chugging along and at 10mph its starting to be hit or miss, I guess if I do decide to get the 650 strom I could always get a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-30-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,975
Posted By rockycraig
slow speed riding

Anyone with a 12 or newer 650 vstrom know what 1st gear speed is with no clutch work without lugging the engine.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,325
Posted By rockycraig
Congrats, I also have a great wife, I keep...

Congrats, I also have a great wife, I keep telling her I'm looking for the one do all bike and she keeps saying buy 2 instead!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,683
Posted By rockycraig
Wow thanks scooteraug for that chart and...

Wow thanks scooteraug for that chart and explanation. Good stuff
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