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Forum: Road warriors 07-22-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Actually trying too hard not to like the new...

Actually trying too hard not to like the new yamaha FJ-09 scketches, as this is my dream bike, but not on my dream budget :rofl

As they say.. "If you have to ask, you can't afford it"
Forum: Road warriors 04-30-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 42,225
Posted By Dust_
A portuguese Mana? ;D Gotta see her in this...

A portuguese Mana? ;D Gotta see her in this year's Lés-a-lés
Forum: Road warriors 03-25-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 151,460
Posted By Dust_
THIS!!! I'd reckon a mini-tourer and a...

THIS!!!

I'd reckon a mini-tourer and a TDM-like bike for the MT09 engine and a mini tenere for the MT07 engine as the best approach for them. There are distinct buyers for those 3 bikes, and at...
Forum: Beasts 03-07-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 92,627
Posted By Dust_
True... I've tried all sort of bikes, But I keep...

True... I've tried all sort of bikes, But I keep dreaming about that Norge!!!
Forum: Beasts 03-04-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,488
Posted By Dust_
THAT would me my ticket :D I'm drooling at the...

THAT would me my ticket :D I'm drooling at the prospect
Forum: Beasts 03-03-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,488
Posted By Dust_
I have a Versys (650 Parallel twin), so, no MT07...

I have a Versys (650 Parallel twin), so, no MT07 for me. I find this motor quite busy at highway speeds (which I tend to do more and more as my travels take me each time further away from home)
Forum: Beasts 03-03-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,488
Posted By Dust_
Hey, I said at the same price point, not at the...

Hey, I said at the same price point, not at the same price! Here in Portugal Mt-09 ABS costs 8.300€ and the Tiger 800 ABS costs around 11.000€.

At the same price point I was thinking more like...
Forum: Beasts 02-27-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,488
Posted By Dust_
I believe there is room for both (kinda like the...

I believe there is room for both (kinda like the tiger's)

One road-oriented, TDM-09
http://s1.cdn.autoevolution.com/images/news/gallery/three-cylinder-yamaha-tdm-concept-by-luca-bar_1.jpg

This...
Forum: Beasts 02-24-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,488
Posted By Dust_
I'm more a road-oriented guy, but if this comes...

I'm more a road-oriented guy, but if this comes with the MT-09 price point and traction control I'll have my hands all over it. Right now my "perfect bike" is the MV Agusta Turismo Veloce, just...
Forum: Beasts 11-20-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,046
Posted By Dust_
I have a versys 650... I LIKE the looks :rofl

I have a versys 650... I LIKE the looks :rofl
Forum: Beasts 11-19-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,046
Posted By Dust_
I've tried all of them (BMW GS LC, Caponord 1200,...

I've tried all of them (BMW GS LC, Caponord 1200, ktm 1190, crosstourer, stelvio) and this was my favorite!

It's super comfortable, excellent motor for street (it felt more like an inline 3 than a...
Forum: Beasts 11-17-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,929
Posted By Dust_
I say BOTH!!!! I guess they'll make a 700...

I say BOTH!!!!

I guess they'll make a 700 twin to replace the current tenere

AND

make a 800cc triple (kinda of thinking TDM replacement) for those looking for just a upright street bike.
...
Forum: Beasts 11-17-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,929
Posted By Dust_
And I'll be al over it :rofl

And I'll be al over it :rofl
Forum: Beasts 11-16-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11,846
Views: 1,603,210
Posted By Dust_
I can honestly say I've never seen so many...

I can honestly say I've never seen so many Stelvio's in one place at the same time! I always thought they were the lonely kind of bike, too shy to meet! :lol3 Not even the dealer next to me has more...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
I hear you! To think that I've seen a 3 month...

I hear you! To think that I've seen a 3 month (700km) Honda crosstourer for sale at 10.500€ (roughly 4.5000€ LESS than the extimated price on turismo veloce) makes me wonder if I ever need to spend...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
People try to find the smallest details to...

People try to find the smallest details to justify not purchasing one :deal
Forum: Road warriors 11-14-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,312
Posted By Dust_
According to Motostation: A domesticated RbW wich...

According to Motostation: A domesticated RbW wich works bellow 3.000rpm

http://www.moto-station.com/article17161-mv-agusta-rivale-800-eas-l-hypermotard-qui-depote-.html


(google trasnlated)...
Forum: Beasts 11-13-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,169
Posted By Dust_
My '10 black one looks shabby next to yours! ...

My '10 black one looks shabby next to yours!

Great looking bike, the perfect kawasaki color!!! Have fun, they are a blast to ride! I've done everything, from solo trips to weekends 2-up and...
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,312
Posted By Dust_
That's what I love to read! Specially when I'm...

That's what I love to read! Specially when I'm considering the new MV Turismo Veloce :D
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 8,900
Views: 1,418,641
Posted By Dust_
Hey, Have you seen the new rivalle? Those...

Hey,

Have you seen the new rivalle? Those same MCN, Raptorama, etc. say MV has done a fantastic job fuelling their new engine and those throttle problems are gone!

Only thing to worry about is...
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 1,266
Views: 213,785
Posted By Dust_
Have you ever ridden the Guzzi? It offer really...

Have you ever ridden the Guzzi? It offer really exceptional weather protection! And the side-cases are as big as those on the old RT (dunno the new ones)
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
I'm 1,70m with a 70cm inseam and I've ridden...

I'm 1,70m with a 70cm inseam and I've ridden every "big" bike out there (KTM 1190, BMW R1200GS, Moto Guzzi Stelvio, versys 1000, aprilia Caponord, Honda Crosstourer) AND own a versys 650 (845mm seat...
Forum: Road warriors 11-10-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
With the Lusso you also get the integrated GPS,...

With the Lusso you also get the integrated GPS, that's a point to consider, the rest I think are just add-ons (side-cases, heated grips and center-stand)

Not sure about the quick-shifter though
Forum: Road warriors 11-08-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Is it wrong to fall in love with a bike you can't...

Is it wrong to fall in love with a bike you can't afford?

http://www.motociclismo.it/cache/gallery/6/7/4/8/AP1_8601.JPG_2000.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 11-08-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
I was being serious as, the rest of the big bikes...

I was being serious as, the rest of the big bikes (ducati, bmw, ktm, aprilia) all have that feature.

But thinking about what you said, it makes perfect sense, it does, indeed, not limit you to the...
Forum: Road warriors 11-07-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
It seems pre-load is only adjustable by a knock...

It seems pre-load is only adjustable by a knock on the right side of the bike, even in the semi-active "lusso" one.

That's the first real "downer" I've encountered on this bike. Well, with my...
Forum: Road warriors 11-06-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
:rofl You got them good this time! Seems like no...

:rofl You got them good this time! Seems like no TPM... damn, just when I thought they made the perfect bike :evil

On a side note, the windscreen seems adjustable but, if it were, wouldn't they...
Forum: Road warriors 11-06-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Well, you took all the trouble of posting a...

Well, you took all the trouble of posting a reply! That's more than you can say for so many bikes posted on advrider! So, it's not just "Eh..." it's more like "I kinda don't know if I like it or not"...
Forum: Road warriors 11-06-2013, 03:17 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Thank you for indulging my fantasy :ddog

Thank you for indulging my fantasy :ddog
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
It does have heated grips, they come as standard...

It does have heated grips, they come as standard at least in the "lusso" version.

:clap
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Again, I'm over the moon with the bike, for...

Again, I'm over the moon with the bike, for exactly what you said...

I am a solo tourer (my gf hates motorcycle travels that go over 200km) so I don't need a big 1200cc to tour on, but I still...
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
^^ Now I see it! I was looking for a black...

^^

Now I see it! I was looking for a black stand (like the center one) and never cared to look for a silver thingy :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2013, 04:01 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
One thing that makes me a little less excited......

One thing that makes me a little less excited... 870mm seat height!

I am short (170cm), but I can cope wth the big adventure's seat height (versys 1000, KTM, BMW, Caponord) but to add another 20mm...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/q71/s720x720/1385907_10151942306130279_743949768_n.jpg

I feel like a kid in christmas :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
https://scontent-a-lhr.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/q...

https://scontent-a-lhr.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/q71/s720x720/1392091_10151639396937504_765907230_n.jpg

It's starting!!! :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Hey, I'm just shooting blanks... as far as I know...

Hey, I'm just shooting blanks... as far as I know it could be priced the same as the Rivalle at 13.000€ :lol3
Forum: Beasts 11-03-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 115,999
Posted By Dust_
My take, yamaha won't change the supertenere from...

My take, yamaha won't change the supertenere from the outside, only the eletronics (maybe, maybe the motor)

so... no spy photos cause there ain't nothing to spy :evil
Forum: Road warriors 11-03-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Here in Portugal the rivale is 13.000l€ and the...

Here in Portugal the rivale is 13.000l€ and the brutalle 10.000€, so I guess it will bump this one to 15.000€?

Just to have a reference, Caponord travel pack costs 16.000€, S10 15.000€,...
Forum: Road warriors 11-01-2013, 05:07 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
From the video ...

From the video
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-01-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,233
Posted By Dust_
Ok... I'm sold! All I ever wanted was...

Ok... I'm sold!

All I ever wanted was enough power to take me on solo rides along europe, with ABS and TC (eletronic suspension is a big plus) don't care for the long suspension, but I do care...
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