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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 02:17 PM Thread Starter
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Hi, Just bought a 2017 S1000RR for racing after racing a GSXR1000 for a number of years, looking forward to trying out all the electronics that the GSXR didn't have.

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 02:20 PM
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Congrats! I also came from the GSXR's, and while they still hold a place in my heart, but the S1K took the primary spot . I'm sure it will for you too...
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 02:21 PM
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Do you plan to race with DDC? What suspension setup you have in mind?

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 02:30 PM Thread Starter
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No DDC. I think I'll take it for a ride at the track first and see how it feels before changing the suspension.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 02:58 PM
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Congrats on the purchase!
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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 03:23 PM
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 03:30 PM
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Welcome. Good luck with the race season.
I'll just be doing boring track days with mine.

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