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Old 05-12-2013, 08:53 AM   #15
Schlug
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I have carried my F650 Dakar on the back of my truck.

I have a Chevy 2500 HD Duramax and Merchant Automotive is about 3.5 hours from here. When I need a Diesel pro, I carry my bike there and ride it back, reversing the process on the way home.

Of course, my hitch is rated for quite a bit more than your hitch.

the Versahaul model that you describe is good for 600 lbs, enough to carry my Dakar. But the hitch-- you are going to be loading that hitch with a lot of leverage. I suggest an aftermarket hitch or a bigger truck. Not surprisingly my truck rides better with the bike on the back of it.
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