New 2014 Road King on Order

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by Forgiven, Feb 3, 2014.

  1. Forgiven

    Forgiven Member

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    This past Saturday, I just placed my order for a new 2014 Mysterious Red Road King with security and linked ABS brakes. I have been waiting 20+ years for this, so I guess I can wait another 6+ weeks. I recently got my motorcycle license after having taken the motorcycle safety class. Perhaps I am rushing it a bit by jumping into such a large ride, but I am in my 50's, have wanted a Harley since my early 30's, and time is not slowing down. However, I will be very careful and remember my training. The kids are grown now and supportive of my dream. In fact we are planning a future Father sons ride from California to the Grand Canyon (or further) on route 66. My wife is also very supportive, although she says her getting on a bike is not an option. All in all, very exciting stuff. I'll post some pictures after my ride arrives. Any general riding and touring advice you guys have is welcome.
     
  2. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

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    Welcome to the forum from Suwannee. Sounds like you have a great family!
     
  3. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum

    Brian
     
  4. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    sounds like you have a great plan and support.And live in an area where you can ride year round.which is a nice bonus.You'll be surprised how well your RK will handle.Welcome
     
  5. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Glad to have you aboard! :ws:rider
    From Central Florida.
     
  6. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome aboard, glad to have you here. :ws
     
  7. tourbox

    tourbox Senior Member

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    Welcome from So. Texas. The 6+ weeks will pass soon enough. Enjoy your new ride & ride Safe.
    tourbox
     
  8. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Welcome to the forum, Congratulations on the new bike
    :rider:wce
     
  9. RUSHMORE_14

    RUSHMORE_14 Junior Member

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    Welcome from NJ......here, we put skiis on our bikes
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  10. STEVE07

    STEVE07 Well-Known Member Staff Member Super Moderators

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    Welcome to the forum :cheers