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by sven
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Cruise control on a bike - what are our thoughts?
Replies: 31
Views: 949

Re: Cruise control on a bike - what are our thoughts?

I had it on my RT, missed it on my first first GS LC and now have it on my new 1250 GS LC. It’s really useful in 20/30/40 zones and was a godsend on the long boring roads of north west France on tour this year. I use it all the time in my car too, but most of those miles are on business travelling o...
by sven
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Route des Grande Alpes
Replies: 7
Views: 571

Re: Route des Grande Alpes

I haven’t ridden it since 2007 :| Must revisit it sometime
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by sven
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: Sunrises and sunsets.
Replies: 291
Views: 39215

Re: Sunrises and sunsets.

Juno Beach, St Aubin Sur Mer, Normandy on D-Day -1 this year 8-)
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by sven
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 8133
Views: 826186

Re: A photo you took, today

Having a nice time at Duxford prior to the Flying Legends weekend 8-)
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by sven
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: my bike with.......A BRIDGE
Replies: 552
Views: 73373

Re: my bike with.......A BRIDGE

Pont Valentré, Cahors last month 8-)
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by sven
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: French 'Canicule' (heat-wave)
Replies: 43
Views: 2779

Re: French 'Canicule' (heat-wave)

It’s been very hot in Brussels this afternoon :shock:
by sven
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: FUEL IN THE DALES
Replies: 8
Views: 888

Re: FUEL IN THE DALES

The fuel in Hawes is much cheaper as it’s run by a local cooperative.

£1.22 per litre for unleaded, which is much cheaper than Settle or Ingleton ;)
by sven
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: R1200RS?
Replies: 9
Views: 783

Re: R1200RS?

I bought a 2018 R1200RS four weeks ago to replace a 2014 R1200GS LC I’d owned from new. It’s lighter, better handling on smooth roads and much more manageable in traffic than the GS. The gearbox and quickshifter are brilliant too, but I believe the E4 2018 GS’s have the same improvements. It reminds...
by sven
Sat Mar 23, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 8133
Views: 826186

Re: A photo you took, today

Out with the old (GS), in with the new (RS) 8-)
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by sven
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Majorca
Replies: 4
Views: 476

Re: Majorca

Lovely hotel too :D

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