Greetings and salutations from NorCal

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by Vincent dupe, Aug 14, 2016.

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  1. Vincent dupe

    Vincent dupe New Member

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    Hello all,
    I am looking to purchase my first Harley. I've been riding for almost 40 years and currently ride a Honda VFR1200. It's a fantastic bike But at 150 horse power it's more than I'll ever use. Plus, since we turned 50, the wife and I are more interested in comfort than we are sport touring. 99% of our rides are day trips but we can see doing an overnighter once a year with the right bike.

    I've been a member of V4hondabbs.com since 2012. It's an amazing group of Honda V4 enthusiasts who are passionate about preserving the original muscle bike. I've always amazed at their generosity towards other members.

    I'm currently looking at a 2002 FLHRCI. Can you folks fill me in on issues with this year and model?
    http://sfbay.craigslist.org/nby/mcy/5730609403.html

    I look forward to my first Harley and milking this forum for all the info I can. And hopefully contributing something of value in return. :))
     
  2. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum from Scotland

    Brian
     
  3. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Welcome from Pittsburgh Pa.;)
    My first question is what are the intended plans for the VFR?
    The King is a nice looking bike. Wonder where the O.E. windshield is.
     
  4. joel

    joel Junior Member

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    Welcome. We had a 03 RKC it was a great bike, Gunmetal Pearl Blue. We did a fair amount of long trips with it. The 1 your looking at seems to be a good price.
     
  5. Harttoo

    Harttoo Senior Member

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    Welcome from Wisconsin.
     
  6. Widowson

    Widowson Member

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    Welcome from Eastern Pa.
     
  7. Vincent dupe

    Vincent dupe New Member

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    Thanks everyone for your nice welcome.
    @dbmg
    I plan on selling the vfr or trading it for a Harley. Only room for one bike in the shop.
    Are there any years to avoid with the RK?

    thanks again,
    Vincent
     
  8. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Welcome to HDT from the Rocky Mountains.
     
  9. coopernicus

    coopernicus Junior Member Contributor

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    Welcome from southeast Illinois!
     
  10. SledDog

    SledDog Senior Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome!