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post #1 of 1283 Old 10-03-2012, 01:10 AM Thread Starter
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2014 Vstrom 1000 - whoa!

The production bike shouldn't stray too far from THIS!

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I have been debating looking into a Multistrada. I just might wait and let this play itself out.

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That does look like a pretty sweet bike. I can guarantee that it will have nowhere near the horsies that a Multistrada has, but it won't have the astronomical price tag either. And that said, I couldn't care less about Multistrada HP. This Strom will have more than enough for my taste. Even my 650 has enough for my taste.
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post #5 of 1283 Old 10-03-2012, 02:21 AM
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Not to sure about the beak. It just doesn't have that Strom look to me.

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post #6 of 1283 Old 10-03-2012, 02:24 AM
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Kawasaki has a 1000 version of their Versys with a 4 cyl. inline four motor they are selling in Canada.
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post #7 of 1283 Old 10-03-2012, 02:45 AM
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That looks fantastic, but being a concept things may change a lot still. I like the dual headlights on the current bike over this single lamp here, unless this is two lamps close together?
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I quite like it - beak and all. Nice to see them stick to a thou rather than be tempted to go bigger - I know I don't need any more mumbo for what I do on the Vee.

I just wonder if there'll be two versions - one a bit more off-roady...

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Wow. The 1000 is lookin good.

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I read that this is the 2013 concept? Will it only go in to production (if approved) by 2014??

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