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Old 01-27-2009, 05:53 AM   #11
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I really liked the Drifters. It would be nice to see Kawasaki bring them back at some point.
Not to mention the greatest teevee ad campaign for a bike in history: the Drifter rider dropping the farmer's daughter off at dawn as her Dad runs out to reclaim her honor. "You boink the nicest people on a Drifter!"
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Old 01-27-2009, 06:59 AM   #12
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Not to mention the greatest teevee ad campaign for a bike in history: the Drifter rider dropping the farmer's daughter off at dawn as her Dad runs out to reclaim her honor. "You boink the nicest people on a Drifter!"

That was a rare good one, most Kawi ads are real steamers.
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Old 01-27-2009, 09:28 AM   #13
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Actually I think the lack of chrome and better use of black paint gave the old Drifter a better classic look.
I was referring to this bike. The Drifter was a cheap plastic copy, but a "good" cheap plastic copy. This bike is a parody, not a copy.
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