britbike220 wrote:I seriously couldn't imagine being fortunate enough to own a norvin let alone think about seliing one to help finance a new bike that will loose 50% of it's value within a year. Actually I couldn't imagine selling off a TRW to finance a new bike. I know, not my bikes, not my money, not my decision, but it just seems a shame. Can't you talk some sense into your friend. Certainly there has to be some cheaper modern bike that will satisfy his start and go needs. In my opinion a norvin is worth considerably more than an RC8, especially his.
I know... I told him...
My riding time has just about disappeared and the new ride to work is looking like tickets and death. May have to pass on my Orange bike to him.
Some of his stable kept in Quebec. He was riding the 500 as a daily for the last few years and now is riding the Triumph as daily transport.