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Old 11-15-2012, 08:53 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Jackson View Post
Saskatchewan. Unfortunately the roads are straight with the exception of a few valley roads. Thankfully theres the mountains within a day.
Still beats being in Toronto. Nothing but Cops and traffic.
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:06 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Hey.... the squeaky wheel really does get greased.

I am looking forward to seeing how this performs/handles compared to a CBR1000 with some mods. I thought Honda did a great job in the handling dept with that bike, although they dropped the cassette trans and were very un Honda like in other areas.

It's going to be a missile as well down those straight roads. This will be the first bike I've bought that doesn't need a heap of mods put on it to get it were it needs to be.

I can't wait.
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:12 PM   #13 (permalink)
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The CBR1000 is a training bike compared to the S1K. I've owned both (still have a 2012 S1K), and there is truly no comparison. Handling on the BMW is much better.

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