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Old 04-25-2008, 10:38 AM   #1
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Old 04-25-2008, 10:40 AM   #2
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Those long cylinders do lend an antique air to the Victories. At least they are different than the HD/S&S powered fruit flies.
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Old 04-25-2008, 10:48 AM   #3
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I wonder if he's calling the rear end the "Rockertail."
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Good God, those have to be the most embarrassingly ugly piles of sh*t I've ever seen. I think Victory puts out some very nice designs off the showroom, I'd say they don't lend themselves well to chopping
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Old 04-25-2008, 11:39 AM   #5
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I don't know much about the choppers, but the guys in the pics look really tough! I think I will have to stay away from them. They scare me!
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Old 04-25-2008, 12:03 PM   #6
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Good God, those have to be the most embarrassingly ugly piles of sh*t I've ever seen. I think Victory puts out some very nice designs off the showroom, I'd say they don't lend themselves well to chopping
I'm right there with you Snarli. Them's some butt-ugly bikes.
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Old 04-25-2008, 01:04 PM   #7
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I'm right there with you Snarli. Them's some butt-ugly bikes.
Amen brother, I imagine we'll be seeing a few of those in the ol' used bike classifieds before long.
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Old 04-25-2008, 02:26 PM   #8
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These have to be the ugliest customs I have ever laid eyes on. Every pic in the article looks just uh, wrong... Our buddy from a few days back with the Yamaha trike made a more balanced custom than these in appearance. I can only describe them as the ugly offspring of a chopper and a bobber, taking the worst of each and welding them together. No flow just weird... But hey, if they sell, more power to em... And no, I dont think the victory plant is the issue.
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Old 04-26-2008, 09:48 AM   #9
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The Victory engine is disproportionatly tall, I think it'll be difficult to improve on the factory bikes like the Vegas and 8 ball, these guys missed the mark.
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Old 04-26-2008, 10:54 AM   #10
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Idunno, what's with all the sheet metal covering the rear tire/frame? Looks lind of scooter-ish. And that Dale E bike is (failing to find a better word) hideous.
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