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sfcdjevans 07-21-2006 03:53 PM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
This article had to be written. I'm not saying that I would have bought this, but of course I had just gone out and spent a bundle on gear.

Dangerousdave_2 07-21-2006 06:09 PM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
1200 bucks for a riding suit? For that it ought to deflect radar detectors and make margaritas.

nesbit 07-21-2006 07:06 PM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
$1,200.00 ????? Has BMW ever heard of the law of diminishing returns? They crossed that threshold somewhere around $800.00. The rest is all about bragging rights, conspicuous consumption, or just plain foolishness. Sad to say, they'll probably sell every one they make.

The_Boy 07-22-2006 12:01 AM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
$1200+???



Geez I will stick with my custom tailored Aerostich thank you very much...



I just hope BMW is not taking a page from Harley's book.

naco_traficante 07-22-2006 01:15 AM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
Fred forgot to mention that every suit comes equipped with horizontally opposed boxer shorts.


Thruxomatic 07-22-2006 02:19 AM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
I was really looking forward to this review because I had been honestly considering this suit. My local dealer wouldn't display with a price and have always been too "busy" to help me when I attempt to ask. Now I know why.



I have two Triumph suits, the perforated Raptor for hot weather and the wet-weather Typhoon. Both of them together came in under the cost of this suit *and* left me with change.

Buzglyd 07-22-2006 05:19 AM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
BMW finally built a suit that's more expensive than skin grafts.



I think I'll stick to shorts and flip flops.

ofreen 07-22-2006 05:36 AM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
Pigs don't sweat. No sweat glands.

mscuddy 07-22-2006 07:37 AM

Re: Well for that much money..
 
..I want a rocket assisted "Ejection Suit".



Make mine Martin-Baker.

eojmo 07-22-2006 09:43 PM

Re: BMW StreetGuard2 Suit
 
At that price i'll stick with the shorts and thongs(flip flops) in summer and thow on a plastick rainsuit for winter.


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