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PostSubject: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeMon Jan 09, 2017 11:36 am

Polaris just announced that they are cancelling the Victory and going to concentrate on the Indian.

https://www.yahoo.com/news/polaris-pulls-plug-victory-motorcycles-154108098.html
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PostSubject: Re: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeMon Jan 09, 2017 12:53 pm

I wondered if that would happen. Both Victory and Indian are chasing the same market share so it makes sence to avoid competing with yourself.
Still a shame though.
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PostSubject: Re: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeMon Jan 09, 2017 1:07 pm

Somehow this reminds me of Custer's Last Stand; Victory eludes the calvary; Indians win.

But, hey, the Indian brand has had a similiar success rate as the Chicago Cubs. So anything can happen.
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PostSubject: Re: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeMon Jan 09, 2017 6:46 pm

I might be in the market for another motorcycle next summer, maybe. It wouldn't be an air-cooled V twin though. Maybe another BMW K1100 in decent shape. Might even look at an old Goldwing, I'd love to find another GL1100 Standard. The scooter will stay though.
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I saw an Indian the other day, it was beautiful. Most of the Victory's look cheap.
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PostSubject: not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory    Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeTue Jan 10, 2017 12:36 am

Well may be its my age but a lot of motorcycles today look like an erector-set on wheels. Howard
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PostSubject: Re: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeWed Jan 11, 2017 1:43 am

exavid wrote:
I might be in the market for another motorcycle next summer, maybe. It wouldn't be an air-cooled V twin though. Maybe another BMW K1100 in decent shape. Might even look at an old Goldwing, I'd love to find another GL1100 Standard. The scooter will stay though.

You might look at this one:

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PostSubject: Re: Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory   Not sure which motorcycle to buy next year but it won't be a Victory I_icon_minitimeThu Jan 12, 2017 2:14 am

That sure looks a lot like the one I had. Does that one have a windshield, mine did but I can't remember what kind. I can't remember exactly when I sold mine sometime between 2006-2008. Unfortunately I needed the money for another project.
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