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Hutchinator 12-13-2004 03:49 PM

Re: Just a guess here, but....
 
Has anybody seen the torque curve for this ride? Is i a gradual buikd to 110, or very peaky?



It seems to drop off fairly quickly if there's 90HP about a 1K later, meaning it's already dropped 11ft-ibs. Or is that usual for a bike of this type?) At that rate, I'd think that would eliminate any top end power quick.



This from a guy who usually doesn't even look at the Pony count... Whatr're ya'll doin' to me?

Hutchinator 12-13-2004 03:51 PM

Re: Just a guess here, but....
 
Apologies for the typos, phone range and I clicked the wrong place...

jungkvist 12-13-2004 04:15 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
A couple years ago, up here in NW Pa., I put in 200mi on a 39degree day in late February, out of sheer stubbornness. It was an experience I wonÂ’t soon forget, or ever need to have again. Seeing a frozen-over Lake Erie, from the seat of an SV650, wasnÂ’t worth the worry of what sex IÂ’d be when I got home.

jungkvist 12-13-2004 04:40 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
Berry's awesome, but I prefer someone built like Marilyn Monroe. Long, slow rides call for a cruiser.




jungkvist 12-13-2004 04:59 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
Since, moto-journalism is such a awful thing for anybody to do for a living; I'd never refer to the MT's previous shock-system as a Rat-Trap.


jungkvist 12-13-2004 05:31 PM

Sucks to be short!
 
There's nothing I like more, than picking up 600lbs of motorcyle at a light, because I need to slide off to touch the ground. I just love entertaining cage drivers.

Islandcomm 12-13-2004 05:55 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
Is that a fact....

bmwclay 12-13-2004 06:35 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
90 hp. ? V Twin big deal,,,,,,,,,sounds like an overweight Moto Guzzi Cafe Sport only not as pretty. Without the Italian soul.

eekadog 12-13-2004 11:27 PM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
[b] testing [b]

testing

longride 12-14-2004 04:32 AM

Re: Unobtainium European?
 
Yep.


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