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Old 01-26-2005, 05:00 AM   #1
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I think it's time for you MOFos who keep clamoring for an American Sportbike to built to step up with some investment capital.
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Old 01-26-2005, 05:16 AM   #2
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They can title the book "How to Make a Million Making American Sportbikes". Start with 20 million.
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Old 01-26-2005, 05:32 AM   #4
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from the way it sounds:

carbon fiber, ohlins, marchesini, etc..

it would have to cost a WHOLE lot of money to buy one.

my guess is $20,000+

and, with only 120 HP, it'll be a hard sell.
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Old 01-26-2005, 05:34 AM   #5
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How bout just investing in buying yourself a Buell. And for those of you who already own one, would you consider buying another American Sportbike in the future?
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Old 01-26-2005, 05:36 AM   #6
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It's like a slower, less developed Ducati. I didn't see much in the way of inovative engineering there.



The XB-12R is cooler, I think (even though its motor blows).



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Old 01-26-2005, 06:03 AM   #8
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That's great, but why is the front fairing so ugly? It looks like a surprised duck.
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Old 01-26-2005, 06:03 AM   #9
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I've read a couple of shorts on this bike and the manufacturer is going to sell the bike for just shy of $25,000 according to the info I've read. But they are also soliciting investors. Your call. Should be a nice bike but I'd have a little more confidence in it after a complete road test was done by a MO or some other rag.
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Old 01-26-2005, 06:07 AM   #10
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What? You mean these guys who bytch and whine about $12 per year for MO?
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