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Old 11-14-2012, 08:15 PM
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i saw a pic of it with a beak on it.....
i hope that was just a thought that they decided to leave off.
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Old 11-14-2012, 08:39 PM
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i saw a pic of it with a beak on it.....
i hope that was just a thought that they decided to leave off.
I wouldn't be surprised if that beak becomes available as an accessory. I never thought it would be standard.
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What would really be nice is a 750 version of the wee and staying the same weight and size.
Same size, but LESS weight, and MORE ponies please!
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Old 11-17-2012, 05:37 AM
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The blue looks pretty nice.

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Why can't the US get the same colors/options as the rest of the world? Why do they hold back versions from us? And the fact we have an unhealthy love affair with cruisers is no excuse.
Take solace in the knowledge that you are paying less than everybody else for your bike, and your fuel (and from what I can tell, everything else too). I read with envy all the U.S. "how much should I pay" threads.

I can't think of a reason they limit your choices in the U.S. Even though Adv bikes are less popular over there one would assume your large population would offset that.
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Old 11-17-2012, 12:08 PM
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Take solace in the knowledge that you are paying less than everybody else for your bike, and your fuel (and from what I can tell, everything else too). I read with envy all the U.S. "how much should I pay" threads.

I can't think of a reason they limit your choices in the U.S. Even though Adv bikes are less popular over there one would assume your large population would offset that.
Your right for the price I paid, I can take my panels off and have them repainted what color I want, and still come out cheaper than the rest of the world.
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Old 11-19-2012, 06:58 PM
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According to the Canadian website, it looks we're getting the 2013 only as a base model in grey, or grey [sic]. Something doesn't feel quite right about that, however, so I suspect there will be at least a couple of other options added as winter progresses.
I've noticed that too and i sincerely hope it's not true...i absolutely f2cking hate grey (gray!)...it's not a colour (color!) it's dull dull and double Dull...please say it's not true Suzuki?
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Old 11-19-2012, 07:09 PM
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The blue looks pretty nice.

AAAAaaggghh They added another sticker on the left side of the dash.
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Old 11-19-2012, 07:42 PM
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AAAAaaggghh They added another sticker on the left side of the dash.
That blue is my fav...looks stunning. Yeah them stickers are everywhere but if you apply gentle heat from your wife/girlfriend's (or yours?) hairdryer then they peel of just dandy.
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Bold new colors and bold new prices $8499.00 & $10 large.
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