Idk I like to read the old threads that someone dredged up. Apparently 'puter posters have a different layout on their screen than phone users. I could show the forum on my TV screen if I knew how to do it. Just as well I don't have a 'puter as I would probably accidentally shut down the internet.
There were some good metrics no longer being made. There was the Honda VTX 1800, Yamaha Warrior, Kawasaki Mean Streak, Honda Magna, and probably others that aren't coming to mind.
Even if a person dislikes the metrics, it is good for them to exist because the competition from them decreases the...
So I just bought a 2000 BMW R1150GS from a buddies daughter (her ex husbands bike) out in California. Always been fond of the old boxers so we'll see how this works out.....damn good deal to me....got it for $3300.
When Harley decided to update the Twin Cam with the M8, this is what they should have built.
Still a V-Twin, but with staggered rods.
One piece crank with pressurized oiling.
Stand alone oil pump, as opposed to the Vega style pump Delphi hooked the MoCo on.
Still 4 valves per cylinder, but...