The first time I started up a Valkyrie the sound instantly reminded me of a Mazda car (why a Mazda in particular I don't know
What a great ride though -- that bike doesn't really care what gear your in. Just twist & GO! Super comfy too.
Cap, how are those big dual-sports off road? A handful? My DRZ with it's tall seat was a handful for me at 5'4" on tight mountain bike trails -- I couldn't imagine taking a V-Strom down there!
I'm looking for my old photo album to scan some pics of days gone by. I wish I could get my VHS video of me doing 110 one-handed while filming in Arizona on Highway 89A somewhere. Might have still pics of the same scenario though.... I can't remember.
Have to wait for the wife to get home from work, because I think the albums are at the very bottom of a 15 foot pile of her *censored*!