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Old 12-01-2012, 09:59 AM   #31
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Lol I always thought the honda was sexy from the 04 to the 13. I think they all are beast!
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Old 12-01-2012, 10:18 AM   #32
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Not really a critic of looks as much as performance. Some R1s are real nice but I wouldn't own one. Very uncomfortable and under powered.
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Old 12-01-2012, 10:31 AM   #33
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To me the R1s are POSs.
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Old 12-01-2012, 01:44 PM   #34
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To me the R1s are POSs.
That's your opinion. I had an 1999, a 2002 and an '04. To me they were (and still are, up to 2009 anyway) the sexiest literbikes to ever come out of Japan. If I could afford to have a stable of bikes, there would definitely be an R1 or two in the fleet.
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Old 12-01-2012, 05:34 PM   #35
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Take it past 10,000 RPM and then what happens
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Old 12-01-2012, 07:00 PM   #36
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What bike u talkin bout?
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Old 12-01-2012, 07:09 PM   #37
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Too porkey. HP4 FTMFW...unless all the OP does is straight line blasts.
yes that is only for straight line only!!! its not good for track.only drag racing or straight line 1 mile!!!!!
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Old 12-02-2012, 01:06 AM   #38
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Is there anyway to get some hp back Into the Fireblade? I know full system exhaust, pcv or bazazz, but what else?
Two words: turbo charge

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Is there anyway to get some hp back Into the Fireblade? I know full system exhaust, pcv or bazazz, but what else?
Twisting the throttle will yield additional hp, up to the limit of the machine. I'm surprised no one else mentioned this yet.
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Take it past 10,000 RPM and then what happens
Apply brakes to let your bros catch up.
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