Thanks, but I don't think I'll be on the waiting list. Too much complexity, too much $$ and too much bike for me...
hmm... BMW 175 pounds of torque...
triumph rocket 3 2200cc is 150lb torque
the GL1800 is 125 lb of torque.
You can't comprehend the arm-wrenching launching power of this bike dependent on gearing.
Look not for happiness around the corner. Happiness is the corner. IBA#42642
A very interesting new design. It almost seems like what you would expect to come out of the mixer if you threw in the old 1200LT and the K1200 and stirred vigoursly. It's certainly long distance friendly but has more sporty pretensions then the old Luxury Touring Barge 1200LT.
A backyard mechanic without a service manual is just like a hooker without a lamp pole.... they are both in the dark.
No interior lighting on the side bags? Sheesh -I'll pass thanks.
"the topcase on the K 1600 GTL has interior lighting and two gas-filled dampers which support opening."
"I tell you, we are here on earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you different!"
- Kurt Vonnegut
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I didn't see anything about cup holders. WTF?!?!
Very bland looking dash, almost retro looking, guess it appeals to their target consumer: