Anyone know of any companies that make larger fuel tanks for an xl1000v? Carb model.
I've switched over to the varadero from an r1150gs adventure and I like the long range between refuels.
I've looked into modifying the tank by altering it's shape but they look rubbish afterwards.
Want Dakar styling without breaking the bank? Try one of these rugged beauties
Honda XRV650 (RD03) Africa Twin (1988-1989)
The original 650 Africa Twin was never officially imported to the UK and is neither as powerful nor as well braked as the succeeding 750/RD04 (which was imported to the UK)...
Hi there, Tommy from Northern Ireland, 35 years old and this is first Honda, and obviously my first Africa Twin, and as such any opinions and advice are absolutely welcome, good and bad!
Previously had a Yamaha Fazer FZ6, BMW G650G, currently on a F800 GS Adventure which is now joined by the...
I am selling my Bmw Adventure. It is a 02 model with 62000 miles. Is has Mot until Jan 2016. Hid lights, rear hugger, panniers, Wunderlich screen, hand guards, heated grips, auxilliary fuse box, bar risers, Migsel gps mount. New front Tourance fitted today, Hypro shocks front and rear, Mv...
A sad day, because I love this bike, BUT, my genuine Black RD04 Africa Twin is up for sale on eBay.
It may sell, it may not, I'm not really sure I want it to anyway.
If anyone is on the market for a good, clean, and rare example, here it is...
New, never fitted. Cost new £28.77 plus p and p, plus the delay to receive it as TT UK have nowt in stock and have to order it from Germany.
Fits MANY different bikes. Please see original TT webpage:
Folding mirror, length adjustable for BMW F650GS/ F650GS Dakar/ G650GS/ G650GS Sertao/...
This lot came off of my 2009 model and should fit any version of either F650 Twinor F800 GS that isn't the face lifted model.
All prices include P&P
BMW Low seat - £80 This has been “Home lowered” by the previous owner, so not a genuine BMW Low version.
MAX BMW Motorcycles - BMW Parts &...
I'm struggling to decide whats best for me, AT or TA? What do you think?
IMHO and of what I've heard, the TA is lighter and easier to throw around in the twisties, more manageable on dirt tracks and you don't have to be 6ft to get on it. The AT is more powerful and is the weapon of choice for...
Registered January 2003
Taxed June 2014
MoT Dec 2013
Brand new rear tyre.
Both throttle cables.
Rear brake pads
Good all-round condition. 57,000+ miles with some service history, MoT's and receipts. Not a pampered bike, but seems to have been well looked...
2 LED SOLOR X SPOT LIGHTS VERY POWERFULL
2X MOUNTING BRACKETS
1 X HANDLE BAR SWITCH
1 X RELAY
1 X WIRING LOOM
THES WERE ON MY VARADERO FOR A SHORT TIME , SO THEY R IN NEW CONDITION. VERY GOOD QUALITY LIGHTS.
I HAVE A GS ADVENTURE WITH SPOT LIGHTS SO I HAVE NO NEED FOR THEM.
OPEN TO OFFERS...
Riders BMW to have a look at the new 800GS adventure.
I was determined not to like it but unfortunately it did look quite good, even allowing for the horrible colour. It's really tall, almost as tall as my ADV so Hudders would be bolloxed.:D Then the rotten sod offered me a stupidly good price...
Been looking at the current generation of large 'adventure' bikes, and I find it hard to pick a good looker from them. What do you think?
Yamaha Super Tenere World Crosser
KTM Adventure R
BMW GS Adventure
Benelli Tre K Amazonas
The 2013 model year R1200GS Adventure has been presented.
It did not get the new engine as per the R1250GS
New for 2013 is the 90 Years Edition.
BMW R1150GS 2003 ABS EVO Black 49.5K Miles £4000 ono
The BMW has had 3 previous owners,
Taxed till 31st March 2013 MOT'd until December 2012
49500 miles, documentation to verify.
There is some surface corrosion in the usual places- lower engine bars, rear sub frame and fork leg alloy,
go on then whats the best upgrade on the exhaust front.
and what else can i fit to my new toy..
was caught out in the bad weather yesterday, it was like riding on a lake with a hose pipe pointed at my visor. the bike was brilliant ,good old honda what a great...
i own a africa twin which i want to keep. i am after a bigger bike and like the look of the gs adventure. or the triumph explorer .
took the triumph out on a test ride loved it . taking a gs out this weeked end to compare. i have been warn that the gs is a great bike but...
A 2003 R1150GS EVO model with twin spark engine and servo ABS braking
SOLD and gone
Have decided BMW's are not for me, very effective but not involving like the Scrambler or AT. Great for long distance work but I find it too big for my aged limbs so I have brought another Transalp (XL650V)...
Used to own a 700 Tranny and looking for another. New job, pay cut and economy of scale mean that I'm now looking to either sell outright or PX my 2003 1150GS Adventure.
2003 '03' Adventure in silver with 22200 on the clock. All standard includes regular seat, engine bars, system...