The Trophy Finally Got Here on Friday - Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-05-2002, 08:26 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
The Trophy Finally Got Here on Friday

My 01 Trophy finally showed up last Friday.
thunder is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-05-2002, 08:33 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
Now that I know this works

I'll finish posting the thread. my Trophy 1200 showed up after a 10 day wait from mississippi, It is everything that I expected and then some. The bike will run 75 comfortably and hang out with the cruisers but when You want it It runs right up to 150 plus. It has a very easy 100-110 cruising speed in sixth gear of about 5.5k it hits the twisties like a sport bike but You can still sit up on It. ( if this posts I'll try pics next)
thunder is offline  
post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-05-2002, 08:33 AM
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Posts: 865
Thumbs up

Good looking collection you have going there........
Cam McFarland is offline  
 
post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-05-2002, 08:35 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
Thanks
thunder is offline  
post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-05-2002, 08:38 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
A pair to draw to
thunder is offline  
post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-09-2002, 12:00 PM
UFO
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Posts: 312
Very nice!

How come you didn't wait until 2003? Rumor is a new Trophy is coming. Did you get a screaming deal on this one?
UFO is offline  
post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-09-2002, 02:33 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
UFO, the rumoured New Trophy 1300 shaft drive, I think is Just That. I've heard that the Trophy won't have any significant changes until at least 04. Even if They made a heavy Tourer out of the new model I don't think that thats what I wanted. I got out of My 98 H-D FLTR to get a light weight chain driven bike. I wanted a close relitive of my Daytona that had luggage and could pack 2 up comfortably and this bike seems to fit the bill. Yes I also got a screamin deal on it right at 10k with the top box, staintunes, corbin seat, throttle meister, and all of the little Triumph goodies. Thanx for the compliment.
thunder is offline  
post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-16-2002, 02:07 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 5
Trophy 1200

Man, good choice I love the Trophy.
roaddog101 is offline  
post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-20-2002, 09:18 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 147
Roaddog, If You get a chance To ride one DO IT. It's probably the most underrated bike I've ever had. It's nimble fast and comfortable.
thunder is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome