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Old 05-27-2008, 05:25 PM   #1
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Which cruiser should I get?

I plan to sell my 98 f3 cbr and buy a cruiser. This will be my first so any info would help.
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:26 PM   #2
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Triumph Rocket III killer crusier.
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:28 PM   #3
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whats your price range?
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:38 PM   #4
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:40 PM   #5
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Triumph Rocket III killer crusier.
Nice try.

$5k-7k. No shot.
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:42 PM   #6
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Nice try.

$5k-7k. No shot.
True but the pricing info was not posted at the time


so... I'd recommend a VTX 1800
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:43 PM   #7
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Old 05-27-2008, 05:43 PM   #8
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u can get a decent sized metric cruiser for that.
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Old 05-29-2008, 09:21 AM   #11
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Old 05-29-2008, 02:54 PM   #13
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Vmax. thats all you need to know.
The last I saw of the VMax, it looks more like an SS, now. VERY nice, tho!
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Old 05-29-2008, 03:02 PM   #15
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how big are you? there's some big cruisers out there that don't really look right with a smaller guy riding them.
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Old 05-29-2008, 03:03 PM   #16
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Old 05-29-2008, 03:06 PM   #17
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The last I saw of the VMax, it looks more like an SS, now. VERY nice, tho!
it hasn't changed since its conception

I will let you sit on mine if ya want, to see how it feels
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it hasn't changed since its conception
Really? http://www.next-vmax.com/index_n.html

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Naw, been on one. Not knockin it, just wasn't my style.
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Naw, been on one. Not knockin it, just wasn't my style.
They have been saying they were going to change it for years... I just can't believe it until I see it, ya know :/: Would be cool to see but yea.

And the invite was for l_g_carmona, sorry bout that.
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They have been saying they were going to change it for years... I just can't believe it until I see it, ya know :/: Would be cool to see but yea.
I am hearing it's to be presented to the public next Wednesday (6/4), so be looking out for it. I would liked to have seen them stick with the power-cruiser theme, but oh well. It looks great, nonetheless.
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