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Old 08-25-2006, 01:47 PM   #21
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i like the looks, but it would have to be out for a couple yrs before i considered it.
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For $8K I'll stick with something known. You can get an SV for like 2 grand less.
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look at the specs for the rear wheel 160/60zr17. That is one skinny tires and have very small contact patch in corners. Also, this bike is a solo. Look at the rear section of the bike. Where is the passenger seat?
You know Hyosung has tried to squeeze in the American market but the consumer was too smart to buy this . So now, they try to appeal the market by saying it is the American made, America's sportbike company. This is insult to the Americans.:BangHead:
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For $8K I'll stick with something known. You can get an SV for like 2 grand less.
add an onlins rear shock (standard) $700? getting closer now. add a full body kit, and the fisher isn't that far off really.

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look at the specs for the rear wheel 160/60zr17. That is one skinny tires and have very small contact patch in corners.

SV's only have 160 rear tires, and have as much if not more cornerspeed then your 10R

lotsa education these yougins need........lol
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look at the specs for the rear wheel 160/60zr17. That is one skinny tires and have very small contact patch in corners. Also, this bike is a solo. Look at the rear section of the bike. Where is the passenger seat?
You know Hyosung has tried to squeeze in the American market but the consumer was too smart to buy this . So now, they try to appeal the market by saying it is the American made, America's sportbike company. This is insult to the Americans.:BangHead:
you obviously don't know about bikes so please sit down. I know people including myslf that would wear your out a sv while you ride that 10r of yours. the other thing i find funny about your post is that since it's a solo seater someone it's a bike "it's not even fat i mean look it doens't have a rear seat........."
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add an onlins rear shock (standard) $700? getting closer now. add a full body kit, and the fisher isn't that far off really.SV's only have 160 rear tires, and have as much if not more cornerspeed then your 10R

lotsa education these yougins need........lol
someone call the cops he stole my thunder.
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"exotic styling meets american quality"

That's not the branding slogan I'd open with. I never thought much of American motorcycle quality.
what wrong with amercian motorcycle quality. please tell me. or is it a joke your little sport bike friends have told you about harley and you jsut picked it up and ran with it. harley's have excellent quality.
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look at the specs for the rear wheel 160/60zr17. That is one skinny tires and have very small contact patch in corners.
I'm not sure that matters. My F3 has a 160/60/17 on the rear. Stock size. No cornering problems (other than the rider :icon_bigg )
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thats one beef- frame and swingarm, esp. for a 650.

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funny the brainwashing these kids have........
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add an onlins rear shock (standard) $700? getting closer now. add a full body kit, and the fisher isn't that far off really.




SV's only have 160 rear tires, and have as much if not more cornerspeed then your 10R

lotsa education these yougins need........lol
Watch that tone of your's. You don't know me or my abilities. Big toys for big boys.
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what wrong with amercian motorcycle quality. please tell me. or is it a joke your little sport bike friends have told you about harley and you jsut picked it up and ran with it. harley's have excellent quality.
i don't have any "little sport bike friends" but i do have a harley leaking oil onto a plate of kitty litter in my garage.

do you make condescending statements to people you don't know all the time or just when you're on the internet?
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Watch that tone of your's. You don't know me or my abilities. Big toys for big boys.
i would wager your bravodo more is much more then your skill level, let alone your bikes level.
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lol............right............
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you obviously don't know about bikes so please sit down. I know people including myslf that would wear your out a sv while you ride that 10r of yours. the other thing i find funny about your post is that since it's a solo seater someone it's a bike "it's not even fat i mean look it doens't have a rear seat........."
Look at mr. expert here. Obviously you know .
Oops, I better sell my 10r and get the sv. Maybe, next life.
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sadly you might be faster on the SV, but your ego might weight it down........lol
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prolly gonna need 2 bags of popcorn for this one :laughing6
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I am not saying anything about Harley. I am saying if there is an American sportbike company like the one in this thread then it is an American piece of .
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I am not saying anything about Harley. I am saying if there is an American sportbike company like the one in this thread then it is an American piece of .

nice to see you have faith in your fellow americans
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