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Old 05-30-2007, 09:25 AM   #1
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Fastest * Production* Motorcycle

Something for the squids out there

Interesting footnotes to each bike ie. Hayabusa vs. CBR1100XXX
Perigrine Falcon vs. Blackbird

http://www.motorcyclingblog.com/arti...s-in-the-world
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Old 05-30-2007, 09:33 AM   #2
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That sux man, the new Ducati 1098 doesn't have a rear seat....:eh:
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sweet! Jet powered! the last one is awesome...but i like the way the MV Agusta F4 1000 R looks..im also new to bikes tho
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Something for the squids out there

Interesting footnotes to each bike ie. Hayabusa vs. CBR1100XXX
Perigrine Falcon vs. Blackbird

http://www.motorcyclingblog.com/arti...s-in-the-world

FYI, CBR1100XX is a Blackbird!
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Old 05-30-2007, 09:52 AM   #5
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Read the article James, he is talking about how the "Hayabusa" is Japanese for "Peregrine Falcon", which is a natural predator of the blackbird- Suzuki made the 'Busa to take down the XX from the "fastest" throne.

Irony's a eh?
ohh, Nevermind.. didn't read it!!! my bad.. , i feel like an idiot!:laughing6


does the article have pics? If not, no need to open it, i can't read! :icon_bigg
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I believe, if memory serves me the 1098 does have a rear seat. Not that I would ride back there with any of you ,s
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Yeah, the bodywork may fly off...



actually, that would be a 999!
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Apparently, that only happens when a squids ride them though:eh:
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Apparently, that only happens when a squids ride them though:eh:
can i ride yours again :icon_bigg
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FYI, CBR1100XX is a Blackbird!
I forgive your impatience

There are pictures too.
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Thats just funny shyt right there, I couldn"t help but notice the 999 only has 5 fasteners (dzus) per side and the1098 has 14 screws with bigger heads, huh makes u wonder if ducati knows something there not saying.
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ohh, Nevermind.. didn't read it!!! my bad.. , i feel like an idiot!:laughing6


does the article have pics? If not, no need to open it, i can't read! :icon_bigg
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Nope, that's it, and I hear it looks even better in person! I don't think it's weird (but you know what they say about opinions...)

Ask Ted Biele to show you one! Only gotta fork out the cash to see it!
that is why i liked this bike. single swing arms look cool, but you can hardly find them on a sport bike. i might be wrong tho :dontknow:
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Old 05-30-2007, 03:11 PM   #16
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That Augusta is a fine looking bike. SSSA IS SEXY!!
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