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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 01:22 AM Thread Starter
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Hey everyone, we added a new 2010 Vulcan 1700 Classic to the "fleet" today. Got a great deal on it I think, $7500~ otd with 0 miles on the odo, it was a left over -- couldn't resist.

I haven't ridden it yet, but supposed to be 50+ degrees tomorrow and sunny, so I'll try and loop it around a town a few times at least before snow starts flying again! Looking forward to snooping around the forum.

So as not to post a useless thread without pics, here are some quick and dirty ones:

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post #2 of 15 (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 02:42 AM
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Oddly enough we don't have a lot of 1700 classics around here. Mostly folks riding the various other VN1700 variations!

Welcome! Good to see ya! Enjoy the bike!

Oh, by the way, nice 5-0! I had an 85 5.0 Cougar, that is a sweet sweet motor. I'm sure the new incarnation is even better...

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post #3 of 15 (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 03:02 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks! The Mustang is putting out about 430 hp with the aftermarket intake and tune. She'll break the tires loose hitting 3rd gear, etc. if you gotta drive a cage, its a fun one.
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post #4 of 15 (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 03:19 AM
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Pretty, looks just Luke mine did when i picked it up in July! And i still think it looked better as a naked bike. But the windshield, lowers, and sissy bar keep the wife happy! And the cup holders, bar risers, rear floorboards, etc...

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Great looking bike, Mudflap, I would have scooped up that deal too"! Welcome to the forum. Lots of good people and info here...

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Welcome in. Nice deal on a nice bike.

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Hello & welcome! Enjoy the new scoot and ride safe!
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Great looking bike, ride safe

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Love the color!!
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Welcome to the forums!

What other bikes do you have in there?

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