Originally Posted by john S1000RR
And the eighties were the best, no traffic helicopters, no speed cameras and cops that would have a laugh and not just book you if you were going fast but riding well.
Jap bikes had just started to handle a bit better.
I'll take now, dynamic damping, 193hp, launch control, traction control all for less that 30 grand. What would a bike like that cost in 1985?
I do hear the part with the cops laughing if you were going fast and riding well, I got pinched this summer for over 200k around a corner and got off with a heavy slap on the wrist.