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Old 04-05-2016, 12:02 PM   #1
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LEO on Can-Am Spyders?

http://www.chron.com/news/local/arti...le-7228746.php

Seems like it would be pretty hard to lane split on these.
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Old 04-05-2016, 12:11 PM   #2
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maneuverability of a car without the protection!

Personally I like the Spyder to ride for recreation. For their work purposes though it seems to defeat the purpose of a bike.
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maneuverability of a car without the protection!

Personally I like the Spyder to ride for recreation. For their work purposes though it seems to defeat the purpose of a bike.
Cutting through traffic alongside a spyder and left him behind quick as he got trapped with the wide profile.
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maneuverability of a car without the protection!

Personally I like the Spyder to ride for recreation. For their work purposes though it seems to defeat the purpose of a bike.
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Exactly. Never understood that. Have to get a real parking space, not nearly as maneuverable, have to snip off a corner of your man card.....
And no AC, rain protection, etc.
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