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Old 03-17-2010, 06:56 AM   #1
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Default Suggest me a Motorcycle!

My 650gs is going to go and looking for a new bike.. would like something different and open to all suggestions excluding out and out sports bikes:

My criteria

Purpose: Fun, and occasion commutes and rarer touring

Doesn't have to be hugely fast but must be capable of holding 90 on a (obviously foreign officer ) motorway

Must have some character

must be able to flat foot - and me a stumpy 28" inside leg

I never take a pillion

ABS is a good thing - but not mandatory

must be less than 95cm wide at the bars!

Not an adventure bike

Some character would be good...

Probably will buy new(ish) so a current bike
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Old 03-17-2010, 07:10 AM   #2
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Moto Guzzi Breva1100.
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Old 03-17-2010, 07:44 AM   #3
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Old 03-17-2010, 08:02 AM   #4
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Old 03-17-2010, 09:21 AM   #5
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Old 03-17-2010, 09:34 AM   #6
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GSXR1000!

F the World!
No - wait...... What was I THINKING?

BossHoss 502 with a 6-72 Blower and 300-shot of Nawz!

TRULY F the World!
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Old 03-17-2010, 10:04 AM   #7
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Old 03-17-2010, 10:13 AM   #8
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whats the condition and where is the 650gs going?

looking for upgrade, advice?

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Old 03-17-2010, 10:16 AM   #9
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95cm wide at the bars...hmmm....f that!n Just put on BarkBusters and take the rearview mirrors off as you go by.

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Old 03-17-2010, 10:31 AM   #10
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Default Great responses!

Thanks all, keep em coming!

Thruxton, Guzzi good suggestions

Street Triple is almost as good

DL/Gixer not doing it for me
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