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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-15-2010, 07:22 AM Thread Starter
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did a power wheelie in 1st on my s3 .... wont do that again

bike must have almost gone to 12

...will use clutch & 2nd next time

Triple feels quicker than my 10r off the line!! what a bike
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-15-2010, 11:08 AM
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haha yes 2nd gear is a life saver for the first week
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Welcome! 12! Holy Cow! No wonder you went airborne! (I don't recall which year or mag, but once upon a time the S3 was the fastest accelerating bike 0-to-60. It is quick!)
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