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Old September 28th, 2009, 12:39 PM   #1
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Change can be beautiful... especially when carbon fiber is embraced so lovingly...




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Old September 28th, 2009, 01:02 PM   #2
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Screw the trellis frame! I'd take a cf frame and tank any day! And, with a motogp platform, I bet it would come with a slipper clutch too!! Only complaint is the front end is very similar to the new CBR.
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Old September 28th, 2009, 02:17 PM   #3
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damn! That's nice! Wonder if/when it will be a reality!
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Old September 28th, 2009, 02:24 PM   #4
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Screw the trellis frame! I'd take a cf frame and tank any day! And, with a motogp platform, I bet it would come with a slipper clutch too!! Only complaint is the front end is very similar to the new CBR.
But you hate Carbon Fiber there is not a bit of it on your bike...
Still like ours better but, it is nice for sure
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Old September 28th, 2009, 02:50 PM   #5
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I agree, I do like ours better! And although I am OBVIOUSLY not a fan of carbon fiber, I could learn to love it!
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Old September 28th, 2009, 03:53 PM   #6
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That is a nice lookin bike minus the trellis!! Much better looking than all the Jap bikes these days!! IMHO
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Old September 28th, 2009, 04:14 PM   #7
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WHAT!? No comments on how fugly the tail looks!!!!!!!!

BTW, the forks alone are worth more than of our 848's...
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Old September 28th, 2009, 06:32 PM   #8
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WHAT!? No comments on how fugly the tail looks!!!!!!!!

BTW, the forks alone are worth more than of our 848's...
Your 848... but not my 1098! lol jk...
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he drew that up in the 90's?

Ducati.....wth man.
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Old September 29th, 2009, 07:47 AM   #10
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front end looks like the new honda, boo.
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