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Old 02-27-2007, 11:29 AM   #1
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Old 02-27-2007, 11:32 AM   #2
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seems to have a diffrent riding style on the heavier bike.
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Old 02-27-2007, 11:42 AM   #5
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they won that race, correct?
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Old 02-27-2007, 11:48 AM   #6
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Old 02-27-2007, 11:51 AM   #7
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Clem won at Suzuka in '96, '01, & '02.
Not sure who his team mates were though.
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Old 02-27-2007, 12:09 PM   #8
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The RC51 won Suzuka endurance in 2000, 2001, 2002, & 2003

2001 was won by teamates Rossi, Edwards & Kamada
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Old 02-27-2007, 12:12 PM   #9
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Thats because they are bad bikes
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Old 02-27-2007, 12:20 PM   #10
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I had to pick the BEST v-twin to keep!!! :icon_bigg
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does that mean the 1098 will be replacing your 999?
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does that mean the 1098 will be replacing your 999?
No.........but I have a spot in the garage just WAITING for one
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he's gonna want that RC back once I get done with it.
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You'll get so hooked on v-twins.......you'll be wanting to sell it and buy a

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i love vtwins i had one and want another.that 1098 is pretty sick.
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What year did they race the RC51?
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2000, 2001, 2002 & 2003

Colin Edwards won World Superbike on the RC51 in 2000 & 2002 and Nicky Hayden won AMA superbike on an RC51 in 2002.

Steve Plater raced it in 2004 in British Superbike. That was the first year they allowed 1000 I-4s in BSB and he was competitive but it wasn't enough to win against the 1000 I-4s...
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