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RE: Shoot David Robb!

Reid Ewing quoted me:

>>.. offered in ten years?

>When I bought my R1100RT in '96, even Harley guys stopped and commented on
>"what a great-looking bike that is!" And it still happens now. Non-moto
>people ask, "Is that a new model bike? It's beautiful!" So beyond the
>standard reply (beauty is in the eye ...) to your comment, some Beemer
>design of the last ten years is percieved by a lot of people as very, very
>good. Your sweeping inclusion of everything done in the last ten years
>might be overly subjective.

I started out with the disclaimer that the whole rant was subjective.

I will have to say that the original RT was okay by me, and the 1150 
was even better, but I have technical gripes with that one (overly 
discussed by others here) that keep me from considering it.  I can't 
consider a GS no matter what it looks like (I'm a dwarf...).  The 
current crop just insures the security of the RS and the R90 in the 
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'75 R90/6
'00.5 RSV Mille
'88 K75s (challenged)
'05 B5.5 Passat PD-TDI
'01 Great Googoolee Moogoolee
'02 BikeE E2
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