Reliability Rally - $1000 bikes

99sidude

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Seeing that there are several OG members here that like dirt cheap motorcycles, I thought I would make this post.

For the past few years I have been running an annual rally for dirt cheap bikes. We had 27 people sign up this year and 20 actually show up despite COVID. We expect 40+ for 2021. We ride around 400 miles over a weekend and throw in a few contests.

For next year I rented out the motel that also acts as the motorcycle/sports car hangout at the Tail of the Dragon.

Hope you guys consider joining!

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awptickes

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Dooo it! Bring... both?

The enduro would be a blast. What is your other bikes?

I got this 91 Bandit 400 for $850
1998 KLR250
1991 DR650s
1969 TC120
1969 Trail 90

I'd probably do the KLR, because the Trail 90 is sloooooooooooooooooooooow, the TC120 may never be street legal, and the DR650s is a long way from being road-ready.
 

99sidude

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1998 KLR250
1991 DR650s
1969 TC120
1969 Trail 90

I'd probably do the KLR, because the Trail 90 is sloooooooooooooooooooooow, the TC120 may never be street legal, and the DR650s is a long way from being road-ready.
KLR would be great. We will avoid highways for the vast majority of the rode. Two years ago a guy won on a KE100. That thing maxed at 52...
 
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