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post #11 of 14 Old 12-26-2018, 06:26 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by DPelletier View Post
Nice bike; congrats. Reminds me of my Versys which was a great bike too.....but my usage went the other way; mostly dirt roads and single track so the KLR prevailed. No comparison on the pavement though.

The Versys seems to get very high marks. It's another bike I read up on a lot over the past couple of years.
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post #12 of 14 Old 01-06-2019, 06:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Tom Schmitz View Post
That's a very good looking bike, planalp. I've always thought the V-Strom was a good bike but could never justify adding another bike. I'll never get another BMW and if I get rid of the BMW the likely candidates are either an FJR or a V-Strom as a replacement. Kind of two different directions there, but the V-Strom is that good.
You wouldn't get another BMW?
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post #13 of 14 Old 01-06-2019, 11:19 AM
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I have a love/hate relationship with the BMW and a very dim view of BMWNA. No, never again.

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post #14 of 14 Old 01-06-2019, 06:11 PM
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That actually is nice to hear lol
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