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post #1 of 4 Old 07-12-2011, 09:11 AM Thread Starter
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Hopefully I will be picking up another motorcycle this week before I leave for vacation. I have been looking for the right Honda Pacific Coast since March, and I finally have a couple that are what I want.
So possibly this weekend will be the magic hour.
I know not everyone likes this motorcycle, but I have loved them since they were first sold in the US (1989). I guess it is kinda like the KLR, some love em, some hate em.
Just thought I would share.

Here is a picture of one (not the one I am looking at, just a Generic).
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post #2 of 4 Old 07-12-2011, 10:26 AM
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While I've always made fun of them with names, (Pathetic Coast, Rolling Refrigerator) I've also admired them.. They've got a excellent, proven engine, plenty of power, and that storage trunk is second to none!!

They were a bike before their time, and because they were viewed as goofy, they never took off like they should have.. Now they're a cult bike, with an extra cool factor because of it..

If you snag one, we'd love to hear your feelings on the bike!!
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post #3 of 4 Old 07-12-2011, 11:01 AM Thread Starter
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I for sure will keep you all posted. I will still have my 05 KLR.
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post #4 of 4 Old 07-14-2011, 02:36 PM
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Looks like one comfy ride. Good luck with it but don't fall asleep.:-)
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