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post #1 of 2 Old 04-30-2015, 12:15 PM Thread Starter
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The Crocodile

I missed this article when it first came out. More of what we already know:
To summarize:
"Kawasaki’s KLR650 is the crocodile of the motorcycle world."
and my favorite:
" ...if the adventure bike market were driven by pure Vulcan logic, no one would buy anything else."
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post #2 of 2 Old 04-30-2015, 09:31 PM
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My favorite line of the article:

And, most important of all, it has a $6499 price tag—still. You can buy three KLRs and a used grand piano for the price of a well-equipped BMW R1200GS Adventure.
Yeah... I'm a cheap bastard! I LIKE the fact that my bike is inexpensive - because when this one finally dies, I'll be able to buy another one, and I'll still be "ahead" on price.
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