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Old 01-08-2018, 08:48 PM   #21
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Not sure if I'll grab a "matched" set or go similar to what I have now, sport tire up front and sport-tour at the back. i.e. Pilot RS (front), Road 5 (rear). Being that the PP3 front last just as long as the PR4 rear, I kind of like that extra grip up front, just in case!
I'll might consider doing the same sometime down the road(pun intended).
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Wet weather performance.

Okay, so I rode about 30 miles in the rain today just for sh*ts, for the thrill of it, and to cure some boredom this afternoon.

I rode pretty darn spirited down PCH, around town, and they stick like glue. I only really needed to start slowing sooner when coming to a stop due to my brakes being wet.

I then rode to a super-secret, large, fairly empty, very wet parking lot to play with ABS, traction control, riding modes, etc...
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Okay, so I rode about 30 miles in the rain today just for sh*ts, for the thrill of it, and to cure some boredom this afternoon.

I rode pretty darn spirited down PCH, around town, and they stick like glue. I only really needed to start slowing sooner when coming to a stop due to my brakes being wet.

I then rode to a super-secret, large, fairly empty, very wet parking lot to play with ABS, traction control, riding modes, etc...
Where is the secret parking lot? I have a race bike to test

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what race org are you in? Test it on test/practice days. Or just do a track day. Can't imagine what a parking lot is going to do for you unless you just want to make sure the brakes/suspension works?
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what race org are you in? Test it on test/practice days. Or just do a track day. Can't imagine what a parking lot is going to do for you unless you just want to make sure the brakes/suspension works?
I built it: just want to give it a shake down to make sure all systems are AOK. Would hate to pay for track time just to find out the bike wasnt ready (no fun). Or have a mechanical on track and ruin everyone's day.

Not looking to play joe rocket in a parking lot.

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