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- Subject: Re: Habits
- From: Bob Hadden <kbhadden@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2005 12:39:14 -0500
My thoughts are that the K900 would be a great bike. This using the
new sidways K motor with one cylinder cut off. Three cylinder bikes
are normally very smooth, like the K75 was. It would be also very
narrow, as they are bragging about how slim the 4 cylinder is. Plenty
of power there too. Something like 115 hp available in the current
tuning state they are using on the K1200S.
Lots to think about.
Bob Hadden '05R12GS, '62R27
On Feb 22, 2005, at 11:42 AM, Minor, Bob wrote:
> Ergonomics issues aside, I just don't need 167 HP. Zero to 60 in 2.8
> seconds? Where can I use it? Here in Oregon, land of tax limitation
> measures, the state and local police have turned to speed enforcement
> finance their BMW's. Last week I went to lunch with some coworkers and
> EIGHT county motorcycle patrolmen showed up at the same restraint,
> one of them on a shiny black and white RTP. It must have been
> "saturation patrol" day.