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    Eagletalon (OP)
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    New bike

    Haven't been here for a while so just dropping by to say hello! I sold my FZ6 and got myself 2010 Triumph Bonneville, while, comfort level was night and day it was slacking severely on the speed department. I'm a glutton for punishment so I went out and bought a 2010 Speed Triple 15th anniversary special edition. That 3 cylinder engine is truly something else, that low end torque is a thing of beauty.

    One thing that I learned from buying this bike (not bike related at all) is to never finance a bike under someone else's name. The previous owner bought the S3 under his ex-wife's name and she will not let him refinance under his name and the only option he was given was to sell it. Great for me as I got a great deal but ****ty to be in that situation. Enough talking and here are some pics.

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    Vrrroooooom! New bike Motogiro's Avatar
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    Re: New bike

    Beautiful! Congratulations! @Goop just got that same style bikini for his S3.
    If you can't fix it by hitting it with a hammer, it's electrical!

    SoCal Hoon

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    Chips & Dip New bike Goop's Avatar
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    Sweeeet! Looks like it's modded out nicely!
    -- Bryan
    SoCal Hoon since 2008

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    Re: New bike

    Nice bike! May you enjoy it happily!

    As for the last part- I'd say better to not finance a bike at all, regardless if it's on your name or not.
    2004 FZ6 with R6 Fork and brakes, Leo Vince SBK Carbon Exhaust, Venhill SS Race brake lines

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    I.Y.A.A.Y.A.S!! New bike
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    Re: New bike

    Always loved Triples; you got a Beaut!
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