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  1. Longest Road trip of my life.

    Canadian Troopers
    Hi, I am from the UK and have come to visit Canada for 12 months and have had to leave my beloved 2010 White Wee at home. I have came with my other half and have ended up with a Pick up (which you guys calls a truck) to take across Canada. We will be travelling from Toronto direction West...
  2. New Canadian Member

    Stromtroopers - New member introductions
    Long time lurker, first time poster. I recently picked up a 2003 DL1000 with 6800 mi. It's my second motorcycle, I came from a Kawasaki EX-500D. Adult onset motorcyclist only riding since 2009. I was really looking for a DL650 but this bike was nice, offered at a good price and has full hard...
  3. Help on moving to Canada!

    Canadian Troopers
    Hi, I'm from England, UK and currently ride a DL650 L0X and will hopefully be coming over to Canada at the end of this year for around 2 years. I'm looking for information on how car and bike insurance works over there. I will be looking at getting a car and possibly a bike. What are the best...
  4. 650: Toronto, PM 08 May 2013

    HEY LOOK! There is a V-Strom
    Y'know, I'm a little surprised this section isn't called Stromspotting. Anyway, leaving Toronto shortly after my birthday, my girlfriend spotted this gem on Spadina Avenue south of College. She even recognized it without the plate, which is a good sign, but I suppose with that kind of...
  5. 2013 V-Strom 650A - Canada

    DL650A - 2012-2016
    Not sure who's seen this so I thought I'd post. BLUE!! :hurray: You can see it here: Suzuki Cycles - Product Lines - Cycles
  6. Importing a US bike to your Canadian Home!

    Canadian Troopers
    I just finished up this process a few weeks back and learned sooooo very much about how to do it. There are some spectacular deals out there so don't be afraid to pick one up and bring it home. Waaay easier than you thing. Very little of this: :headbang: I'll post how I did it if people are...
  7. Canadian Price Check

    Canadian Troopers
    I can accross a deal, I hope. New 2010 DL 1000 SE for 9,999 Is it a good deal? DM .. Thinking of upgrading
  8. Fall Whereverwherever

    New England
    Am leaving for Maine (Orono) for a soil day (MASE for you septic people) 8-27, expect to be roamin' for about 10 days after. Maine, Canada, wherever... Possibly Downeast, Campobello, Gaspe or... Anyone roamin' about up there? Missed Rando's Adventore ride ride. Ya know. he who doesn't ride fast...
  9. "old" canuck Rider, just found this site. Awesome so far

    Stromtroopers - New member introductions
    Hey, just found this site, very cool, i'll be checkin this out for months - even more in the winter (like the rest of you). I'm in Vernon British Columbia, Canada, been riding dirtbikes since i was 6. Not to say i'm an expert rider - i have a buddy who 'wears' his bike - i watch him with envy...
  10. FOLLOW ME June 19 Vancouver BC to Kamloops, Return June 21st

    Ride Reports (Route Sheets)
    Going to Kamloops for a Convention I am leaving in the mid afternoon say 4pm or so I can leave earlier or a liitle later if anyone wants to meet up Vancouver to Kamloops I will be coming back on the Sunday Afternoon, say 5 pm Might do the Canyon for the way up or the return. 1 hour longer...
  11. Are the RED V-Stroms really unique to Canada?

    DL1000 from 2002-2012
    The dealer's website says this dark burgundy (that they call red) is only available in Canada. And the 2009 is $500 less than the 2008 (I just bought a 2008 over the phone tonight, since I won't be here for the BC M/C show this weekend, and most of the remaining stock goes during the show). RED...