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Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
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Guth Offline
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Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
I've been spending more time on car focused sites these days than I have motorcycle related sites. Much to my surprise, I came across this really nice article featured on Road & Track:

Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda

Lots of good stuff in this article and it has me thinking of a new poll:

What is the average age of CB1100 DLX owners?

2013 CB1100: Placed deposit on Nov. 12, 2012; Received delivery on April 5, 2013.
09-12-2017 09:23 AM
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obleo Offline
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Memphis Tenn
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Great little read -
09-12-2017 09:33 AM
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Hondahawkrider Offline
Running Like a Top

Maryland
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Great read, thx

'13 cb1100 came with black grab rails, headlight & side covers, hagofuku front/rear fenders, and cats eye blinkers.Added by me: Staintune Slip-on, Moriwaki sliders, Sport Trunk Seat, Lucas black taillight
09-12-2017 09:35 AM
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cooldrum Offline
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Portland,Oregon
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
A good article on reflection of the motorcycle culture and how it has evolved among generations. I'm at the "No particular place to go" mode. Just taking the bike out for a cruise is always enjoyable for me.
09-12-2017 04:21 PM
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Cormanus Offline
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Queensland, Australia
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Thanks for the link, Guth. A good read.
09-12-2017 05:12 PM
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CB1100DLX Offline
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CT
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Entertaining read!

"The urge to destroy is also an urge to create." -Bakunin
Now
1976 CB550K -Candy Garnet Brown
2006 GSXR750
2003 Jeep TJ Sport
2012 Toyota Sienna XLE
2009 Audi A5
1983 Jeep Wagoneer Limited
Then
1985 Yamaha RZ350
1993 Suzuki RF600
1993 Mazda MX-6 LS
1990 Jeep Grand Wagoneer
09-16-2017 11:14 AM
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SpamJ Offline
Break-In Period

Minnesota
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Funny thing, I read the Author over on the Truth about Cars, he'd mentioned his CB and I wanted to ask him about it.

Sam J St. Cloud, MN '17 CB1100EX Not Insane
09-27-2017 05:18 AM
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Labrador12 Offline
Break-In Period

USA
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
After stumbling across that article, I bought a cb1100. I just took delivery today. Nice bike.
10-24-2017 01:54 PM
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Cormanus Offline
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Welcome Labrador.
10-24-2017 03:10 PM
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bflint Offline
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san diego
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RE: Ten Thousand Miles on the Final Aircooled Honda
Thanks. Fun article to read. Can't imagine life without my cb1100.
10-27-2017 04:05 PM
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