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  1. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    I'm looking for a used Gen II Wee. I believe I want ABS but have no experience with ABS. I recently went down (hard) due to locking up the front wheel as I swerved to avoid an oncoming cager. Exited the pavement and went into gravel on the side of the road. Would ABS have allowed the wheel...
  2. General V-Strom Discussion
    I live in the dc area which is pretty contested and has a lot of aggressive and distracted drivers so I'm always very aware when I'm sitting at an intersection. I stay in 1st and watch my mirrors and know where I'm going if I have to get out of the way in a hurry...wasn't enough today...
  3. Australia-New Zealand
    Below is a copy of an e-mail sent to the Ulysses clubs. It is well worth having a look at. From: David Tynan <[email protected]> Date: Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 2:51 PM Subject: 2011 NSW Motorcycle and Scooter crash data To: David Tynan <[email protected]> Good afternoon We have...
  4. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hey Fellow Troopers. Just a friendly reminder to everyone to always take that quick glance in your rearview mirrors if you are stopping for a red light. Even on a controlled slow stop. Got rear ended recently and survived ok but my bike is probably totaled. The guy admitted he "wasn't...
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