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Old 07-29-2012, 10:34 AM   #158
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Originally Posted by neduro View Post
Actually, you can get some of the factory parts if you're willing to pay. The 50mm alu forks are for rent for Dakar- 32,000 Euro to rent for the race, including a technician. You don't get to keep them (or, presumably, the tech) after the race.

As usual in motorcycling, I suspect the indian is much more important than the arrow... factory suspension for me would have meant fuck-all, but hey, if you've got the money, you may as well spend it, right?

Pretty much the same as a factory engine that tops out at 175 instead of 165 kmph
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