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Old 09-14-2018, 12:57 PM   #21
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Yet another bad sign Yamaha is failing to complete against the other Japanese brands... first to move USA HQ from the number one motorcycle market in the US

Yamaha Is Moving Its USA Headquarters Out of California
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Old 09-14-2018, 03:03 PM   #22
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I want to try that new 765 Triumph.
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Old 09-16-2018, 05:28 PM   #23
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I think everyone is missing the obvious. 1000cc thumper or GTFO.
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Old 09-16-2018, 06:39 PM   #24
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I want to try that new 765 Triumph.
C'mon down to Colorado and I'll let you take a spin on mine:
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Old 09-17-2018, 06:08 AM   #25
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I like that 765 and the engine rips especially when uncorked, but the frame is just a little small for me. I tested a friend's before I traded in the FZ10 on the S1000XR. I thought the S1000XR was big until I swapped bikes with a buddy on a ride last weekend for his GS Adv with bar risers. Got back on mine and it felt miniscule, so maybe I just needed to hop on the 765 after coming of a 600 supersport and it would have felt better. I can say the street triple matches the s1000xr in power delivery when coming out of corners up until 7-8k, then I pull on him.
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Old 09-17-2018, 07:58 AM   #26
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S1000XR is a super capable ST machine. I have a local rider who drags knees on one all the time
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