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VetRacer
vetracer
Sep 24
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The winglets are about controlling the flow of air around the bike, not down force. Done properly and keeping in mind other factors such as windshield design, the rider sits in a cone of “clean air” that lets him/her focus on riding rather than dealing with a buffeting windstorm. Pure aerodynamics and as with anything Read more

Sep 24
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Launch control is a form of traction control, adjusting power in a variety of ways so the rear tire hooks up at its theoretical maximum of “perfect” traction. 

Sep 24
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It was a very low bar for the stupidest thing I have read here, but that “15 YO GXXR . . .” story is total bullshit in more ways than I have time to list. It was/is nothing but click bait.

Sep 24
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I’ve considered getting one of these Ducati’s. New for about $10K, as a just-round-town bike. HD would ask $25K for anything that looked the same.

Sep 24
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California has already “succeeded.” If it was a country instead of a state, its economy is larger than most nations.

Sep 24
23

Harley lost its way more than two decades ago and became a cult rather than a vehicle manufacturer. They can’t get out of their own way, don’t innovate and refuse to accept the reality that what they make is widely loathed by not only most motorcycle riders, but by the general public as well.
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Sep 23
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Same for us. We could easily be solo car people (do have a motorcycle . . .). However, both of ours are paid off and one was new in 2018. Still, if I needed quick cash . . .

Sep 23
7

Probably done under warranty or VW corporate decision to make good . . .

Sep 23
7

THIS is how you do a for-sale listing. Be up front about problems, photo everything relevant, keep the garbage cans and other bullshit out of the background. And most important, don’t out yourself as a self-important asshole like too many sellers -- see yesterday’s example.
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Sep 22
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I agree, great motor, but not with the Thule mobile-coffin on top. This guy has a beater that he wants premium bucks for. A 5 mile test drive? Proof I can row a manual? Screw him!

Sep 22
66

TOO MUCH: mileage, scars, roof crap (I’d sell that Thule unit), seller attitude
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Sep 21
9

Strange way to take photos of a car . . . no pictures from the side?
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Sep 18
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I actually took a hard look at one in person at a trade show last year. Liked what I saw and appeared well-constructed. And the SRP price — I think around $8,000, but don’t hold me to that — meant it would be a cheap off-roader that could be an errand-running second or third car. Read more

Sep 18
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I’ll take it! Looks good, seems to have been kept up. Not the best Vette and definitely not the worse. Read more

Sep 17
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Hey! I was one of those hacks! We had fun and didn’t lie (much) and those of us who were any good wanted the ad to entertain AND inform. Read more

Sep 17
6

I loved those ‘lying’ ads of Izuzu Joe! We need more advertising like that . . . and less of Chevy’s “fake real people” crap. Read more

Sep 16
17

I like it, but it seems like a lot of money for a 30 YO Alfa. Admittedly, it appears to be in damn fine shape, but an owner who won’t fix several relatively minor things is a red flag to me. Fix that shit and then put it up for sale! Read more

Sep 15
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It’s arrest-me-red as all Porsche should be, has a stick and is in amazing shape for its age. Hell yeah, Nice Price!

Sep 14
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I suppose if you want an old Caddy to go to car shows with, this is a Nice Price. There must be a few people who fall into that category.
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