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Old 10-19-2013, 06:48 PM   #2311
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After watching the last several videos...

Which were awesome, by the way-some observations.

I've been around the world in one go, once. By ocean. Been to over 30 countries total. If I were to go around the world on a motorcycle, I would not go above 250cc, personally.

I've rented motorbikes in Vietnam, Malaysia, India, Costa Rica...everyone is on less than a 250 and the roads don't demand anything more (see "nate the postman" for more). Less weight, less injury potential, easier to handle, ship, park in your room, you name it. Glad to see a couple guys riding lower displacement bikes from Austria to Egypt (been to both countries). And yeah, those guys know how to pilot a bike-damn!

Second, the "death road videos". Definitely safer on a bike, it's skinnier than a car to start with and you can bail off of it as it falls if you do f up. You're trapped in the cage. Thing about these roads in these countries, cars full of families drive fast on them all day long. No fucks given.
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Old 10-20-2013, 01:36 PM   #2312
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Old 10-20-2013, 06:28 PM   #2313
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Happy Halloween!

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Old 10-21-2013, 06:21 AM   #2314
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Looks like he "had ta ley er down"
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Old 10-21-2013, 11:26 AM   #2315
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Old 10-23-2013, 03:27 PM   #2316
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If only I could rent a car and visit
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Old 10-23-2013, 05:02 PM   #2317
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That was painful, all of the 8 seconds I could stand..
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Old 10-23-2013, 08:48 PM   #2318
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If only I could rent a car and visit
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:03 PM   #2319
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:53 PM   #2320
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:36 AM   #2321
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Who needs a kickstand.



All I can say is Sheeeeet!
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Old 10-24-2013, 07:51 AM   #2322
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Old 10-24-2013, 01:59 PM   #2323
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If only I could rent a car and visit
I live here and I couldn't take 30 seconds of this tripe.
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Old 10-24-2013, 09:57 PM   #2324
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Old 10-26-2013, 11:16 AM   #2325
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That isn't the best advertisement for Triumph. Putting out a fire in the Bonneville Salt Flats bike. Especially considering the constant trouble with the Lucas electronics of the past!
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