V-Rod now "officially dead"

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  1. Jarlaxle
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    Try a Concours 1400...it's a rocket that will make the Vrod feel like a 250.
     
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    yeah...that is a beautiful bike.
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    You were not kidding. This past weekend I drove a Concours 14. Wow...what a bike. I had done some research on it and a few others lately, as I am considering buying a new bike. The Concours is amazingly fast and feels unbelievably solid and sure footed. That monocoque frame design might be the difference.
     
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    For a sport tourer...also check out the Honda ST1300.
     
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    Will do thank.s
     
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    If you're tall, try a Super Tenere.
     
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    If you're cheap, find a low-mileage st1100. Fantastic S/T for $3,500 or so.
     
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    I own a V-Rod and its a blast to own and run. I don't need to try and impress other individuals by owning a hog.. I call that ignorant. Maybe one should try something new. There an awesome bike to run. For each there own. I am looking at a Road King at the moment but keeping the Rod. It will go up in value as yrs go by.
     
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    No doubt. One day people will be asking what was Harley thinking with letting them go?
     
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    There is no rational reason to buy a Vrod...there are any number of other sport-tourers on the market, most far superior.
     

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