New Sporty out

Discussion in 'General Harley Davidson Topic' started by jamesearl, Apr 19, 2016.

  1. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    HD's latest Roadster a 1200
     
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    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Should be two on Craigslist any minute now......
     
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    You have a good point for after spending almost $11,500 plus what ever it takes to make it comfortable to ride you would be sick of it. It seems Harley is trying to be only a high end type motorcycle. More money for less Harley is getting out of hand in my opinion.
    No wonder why Indian came up with 2016 Springfield. They are calling it the other type of Road King.
    It is well appointed for $21,000.
     
  5. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    The market has always been flooded with Sporties. Not likely to change no matter what they call it or what it costs.
     
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    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    21 grand is still more than an RK
     
  7. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Indeed! For a Sporty too.....

    Nothing wrong with Sporties but for that kind of money? Nah.
     
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    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    I don't know if they still do it,but when I had my XL883,after 2 years they offered me list price back if I got any big V-twin.So they gave me 6995 for a bike I figured was worth about 3 grand.Which is how I got my FXDC.
     
  9. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Thats pretty sweet! Bet the percentage of folks who do that is pretty low though....
     
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