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post #1 of 19 Old 08-14-2012, 10:40 AM Thread Starter
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Is that the new Ducati?

Got that one at the Peoria National TT races this past weekend. I've also had, Is that a Yamaha? And of course, Nice BMW!

BTW, the Suzuki emblems fell off the day after I brought it home.

Anyone else getting comments?

Haven't had a Harley comment yet. :mrgreen:
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Yes! I've had two remarks so far while traveling that they initially thought it was a Ducati! Presumably the Multistrada, but I don't think they had a clear enough impression of the lineup.
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At least it hasn't been mistaken for a KLR!
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I have gotten a few comments on mine. Usually starting with, "Is that a BMW?" I always reply, "No, its a Suzuki. BMW copied it and made it more expensive."

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I get both "Is that a Ducati?" and "Which BMW is that?" Love it.

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I have gotten a few comments on mine. Usually starting with, "Is that a BMW?" I always reply, "No, its a Suzuki. BMW copied it and made it more expensive."

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I've gotten the "Is that a BMW?" question, but if somebody asked me if it was a Ducati, I would look at them as if they had two heads!

Hilarious; thanks for sharing.

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At least a Ducati is an L-Twin. I once got asked if it was a Bandit.

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