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Old 12-24-2013, 05:03 PM   #1
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Saw a 990 Baja Today...

I dropped off the rear wheel of my R1150RT at my buddy's motorcycle shop today, Midway Cycle in Madison, AL and took a look at his new KTM line. While the 1190 was gorgeous, I fell in love with the 990 Baja. I'm currently riding an 1150RT and a R100GS but this 990 seems to do what both of them do, better than either of them do it. Drool.
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Old 12-24-2013, 06:08 PM   #2
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Yes. Yes it does.
You must buy it, or forever dream about what could have been.

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Old 12-24-2013, 08:43 PM   #3
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Yes. Yes it does.
You must buy it, or forever dream about what could have been.

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Old 12-24-2013, 08:59 PM   #4
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you should get one.
I did and it's great!
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Old 12-25-2013, 02:50 AM   #5
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Old 12-25-2013, 05:21 AM   #6
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Working on a follow on contract. If I get it...
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Old 12-25-2013, 06:01 AM   #7
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What do you mean "if", "when".
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Old 12-25-2013, 06:07 AM   #8
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You really should get it. I hardly ever ride my other bikes because it does everything great. I even road to Madison a couple of weeks ago.
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Old 12-25-2013, 07:11 AM   #9
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I met a guy riding a 990 Baja recently and was very impressed by the bike. However, I really don't see how you are comparing it to an RT. How do you think it compares ?
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Old 12-25-2013, 07:19 AM   #10
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your going to continue to have very wet dreams until you do...
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Old 12-25-2013, 07:57 AM   #11
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Old 12-25-2013, 09:42 AM   #12
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I met a guy riding a 990 Baja recently and was very impressed by the bike. However, I really don't see how you are comparing it to an RT. How do you think it compares ?
I don't do much touring, not because I don't want to, but because I don't have the opportunity. So I mostly commute on my bikes. I am gearing up for some adventure riding on the GS. This 990 would do what I do better than either of what I have now, plus some light offroad for good measure. So no, different class than an RT but I'm not using the RT for the T.
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Old 12-26-2013, 05:33 PM   #13
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i just bought me a 2013 990 baja edition adventure and i cant stay away from her! i rode in the snow to work the first day i had her and continue to ride in 20 degree and lower weather with her with no hand warmers cause i love the bike so much! fantastic machine!
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Old 12-26-2013, 06:17 PM   #14
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Waiting for mine to arrive from out of state. Waiting sucks... LOL

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Old 12-26-2013, 07:25 PM   #15
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Baja

I enjoy mine too!
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