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Old 04-09-2013, 06:57 AM   #1
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The new Yamaha Bolt BIKE thread

so what happened to the Bolt thread? It evades my prying eyes...

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Old 04-09-2013, 07:02 AM   #2
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It was cast out of this one room Hilton down with the sodomites in Jo Momma/ CSM
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:04 AM   #3
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Old 07-07-2013, 08:40 AM   #4
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It was cast out of this one room Hilton down with the sodomites in Jo Momma/ CSM
I am still laughing at that.

I love the Bolt; next year I am going to buy one for my wife's first motorcycle. She is waiting for the next improved version to come out.

How do the rankings work around here boys? I am an 'adventurer' and the other guys with lots of posts go up from that...but then I see some truly spectacular rankings: 'Epic Douche Bags', 'Hegelian Scum', etc...

How many people do I have to kill to get attain such a rank?
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Old 07-07-2013, 12:08 PM   #5
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I am still laughing at that.

I love the Bolt; next year I am going to buy one for my wife's first motorcycle. She is waiting for the next improved version to come out.

How do the rankings work around here boys? I am an 'adventurer' and the other guys with lots of posts go up from that...but then I see some truly spectacular rankings: 'Epic Douche Bags', 'Hegelian Scum', etc...

How many people do I have to kill to get attain such a rank?
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:34 PM   #6
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I saw a Bolt in person yesterday and I thought it looked good.
Yeah , the little silver bits on the exhaust were a little cheesy looking, but not bad enough to be a deal breaker .
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Old 07-12-2013, 05:48 AM   #7
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Anyone seeing any R's around? It's July...
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:07 AM   #8
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It went to its home.

Please feel free to try again, and keep it on topic, about the Bolt, this time.
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:09 AM   #9
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Specs via Star:
MSRP*$7,990 (Raven) Available from April 2013
$7,990 (Pearl White) Available from April 2013
Engine
Type58-cubic-inch (942cc) air cooled 4-stroke, V-Twin, SOHC, 4-valve
Bore x Stroke85.0 x 83.0
Compression Ratio9.0:1
Fuel DeliveryFuel Injected
IgnitionTCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Transmission5-speed multiplate wet clutch
Final DriveBelt
Chassis
Suspension FrontTelescopic fork, 4.7-in travel
Suspension RearDual shocks, 2.8-in travel
Brakes FrontWave-type disc, 298mm
Brakes RearWave-type disc, 298mm
Tires Front100/90-19M/C 57H
Tires Rear150/80-16M/C 71H
Dimensions
Length90.2 in
Width37.2 in
Height44.1 in
Seat Height27.2 in
Wheelbase61.8 in
Ground Clearance5.1 in
Fuel Capacity3.2 gal
Fuel Economy**TBA
Wet Weight***540 lb
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Warranty1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:09 AM   #10
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I love this bike. Where is the passenger seat and foot rests?
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:12 AM   #11
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Eek

Wow, the bike is causing quite the stir! It got punted to CS&M!
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:13 AM   #12
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Star offers it (passenger seat and pegs) as an add on package for 200 bucks retail.
The Bolt and r-spec use different parts because of the shocks, so you just have to buy the right one.



There's a passenger backrest (tall and short) and all kinds of stuff available via Star

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Old 04-09-2013, 07:39 AM   #13
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Star offers it (passenger seat and pegs) as an add on package for 200 bucks retail.
The Bolt and r-spec use different parts because of the shocks, so you just have to buy the right one.
200 bones for a little piece of foam a few brackets seems crazy to me.
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:45 AM   #14
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Seems heavy at 540 pounds...
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:48 AM   #15
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200 bones for a little piece of foam a few brackets seems crazy to me.
That's what happens when you print too many bones.
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