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  1. Question Stock Suspension

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hi, everyone. This is my very first post on the VTX Café. I have formerly been a part of the VT Café, but I just got rid of my VT1300CT, and I bought a 2006 VTX 1300R. Let me tell you it was well worth the buy! My only issue with the bike is the suspension. It has lowering coils/struts (whatever...
  2. Rattle the Runway Ride 2015

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    The Rattle the Runway Ride commemorating September 11th will be held on Sunday, Septemebr 6th. The parking lot at the Udvar-Hazy Center open at 0800, and the ceromonies begin at 1000. After the brief opening, it is an escorted ride from Udvar-Hazy, around the front of the main terminal at...
  3. Anyone interested in Long Ride to Prescott from Scottsdale May 18, 2013?

    Arizona VTX Riders
    Howdy fellow VTX'ers...flying out to Phoenix from Dallas Saturday early, renting a bike (probably the BMW 1200GS, just for something different and nimble) at 9419 E San Salvador Dr, Scottsdale ~9a.m., then thinking of going west on 60 to Wickenburg, north on 89 to Prescott, east to...
  4. Motorcycle Wave

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Does anyone know how or where the act of bikers waving to each began? I am doing some research on the topic and knew that you fine folks would have answers - either real or made up... go ahead - let me know about the 'Biker Wave".
  5. Wild Hogs Trip Just Completed

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Well last Monday 7-2-12 my brother and 2 other buddies met in Springfield OH about 730a. No plan other than one of the guys wanted to see the Ocean. We now had an objective. We started out heading to the toll road in NY to blast toward the beach. Rt 33 to Columbus OH and I71 north to the...
  6. Freedom Ride in Western North Carolina

    Planned Rides
    Hey All.. I'm back by seemingly popular demand, and through the miracles of modern medicine, doing pretty good. As some of you may know, my son is running for NC House in District 118. (Haywood, Madison, Yancey) We are having a ride on April 14th Starting in Canton or Maggie Valley (not firm...
  7. Anybody Doing the Midnight Ride Tonight?

    Michigan VTX Riders
    If yes, see you there! It's organized by a Goldwing group, to help benefit the JDRF. When I did this ride a couple of years ago, there were probably 8-10,000 bikes involved. It's organized to be very smooth, unlike anything you would ever imagine with so many bikes involved. It is truly a...
  8. Nice Day for a Ride - Happy July 4!

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Beautiful day for a ride in Central Texas. Me, my new 2008 1800 F2, and my new fingerless gel gloves, just did 65 miles of aimless joy. :choppersm Here is what I saw... Gotta love Texas! In case you can't see, the pic is of cattle under a tree on a ranch. Pic is from my phone. :cool...
  9. Deals Gap / Tail of the dragon

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hello my Wife and I will be traveling to Seiversville TN for for 4 days in June... We plan to ride the Tail on the 17th, 18th or 19th,,, I was wondering if any one may be heading that way??? If so contact me at [email protected] we can make some plans to ride. I have a 2006 VTX 1300C, Dave &...
  10. The Arnott® VTX Air Suspension System

    Suspension / Frame / Body
    I have recently seen this on Ebay and from the price it appears to be very competitive. I do not know a lot about air suspension and found posts about Barons and Kewl metal air and have seen none on Arnott® VTX Air Suspension System...
  11. sturgis 2009

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    hey folks. I'm looking to go to Sturgis 2009. Was wondering if there was anyone else riding up and back. Especially someone from the Houston area. I'm not exactly sure when I would be leaving here or when i would be returning home. I know the rally dates are August 3-9. I probably would not be...
  12. ride anyone?

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    To all Texas and Houston Area Riders: check out the HAR group page for details on a ride coming up on the 25th. I guess most people are not checking the page very often because it's been up a while and only one person interested. check it out...let's ride.
  13. Houston Area Riders new group

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    looking for riders in and around the Houston area to ride with and swap stories, etc. Sign up if interested.
  14. Planned Ride >> 2008 << VTXCafe Southeast Summer Ride -Aug 15-17 in Georgia Mtns -Roster/Info

    Planned Rides
    >> 2008 << VTXCafe Southeast Summer Ride -Aug 15-17 in Georgia Mtns -Roster/Info The Summer Ride will be in the Georgia Mountains this year and looks to be a blast! Thanks to Poolmaster and BD's for helping with the routes! Also special thanks to MtnCruiser for the final routes and for riding...
  15. Planned Ride *** 2008 *** spring East Coast VTX Cafe ride! May 23,24, 25th Maggie Valley NC

    Planned Rides
    So here we are in 2008, it's time for us to start planning our 2008 Spring ride. So let's see who's interested... The Plan: Lodging: We will stay in Maggie Valley NC for 2 or 3 nights, we are planning on staying at the Smokty Falls Lodge for all nights, Betty Boop is currently checking...