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sixshooter
04-21-2006, 10:09 AM
yesterday is was sunny and low 80's i road with a good freind of mine his name is will and he has a vtx 1800 well let me tell you will was talking alot of smack about his vtx and after about 10 min of listening to all of his crap we decided to see who was king of the hill we ran 3 times on straight aways about 1/4 miles each time the 1st time i smoked him pretty bad the 2nd time he got smoked again the 3rd time i gave him 2 clicks head start and still smoked him.

it was a very good day

sixshooter

phaed
04-21-2006, 05:25 PM
right on

toneout
04-21-2006, 10:19 PM
I wonder if anyone on the VTX boards are bragging about smoking a M109R?

Windog
04-21-2006, 11:58 PM
Giving Honda a wake up call :D

ridehard
04-23-2006, 10:38 PM
i smoked a victory Vegas... not even close... i had a vtx, i doubt anyone is bragging unless the 109 was still in the garage, thats the only way they will pass it

vtxoak
04-23-2006, 11:48 PM
I have both and from the seat of the pants the vtx has the edge off the line. From stop light to stop light it would be close. On twisty roads or longer stretch the 109 had the advantage. However, the low end issue may not exist once we start getting some pipes and kandn filters.

Snowblind
11-20-2009, 10:04 AM
These stories are awesome!

grampi
11-20-2009, 10:34 AM
The VTX would have the edge in bottom end grunt, but after that it would be all 109!

The Chief
11-20-2009, 11:45 AM
was it hard to keep it lit?

rockey
11-20-2009, 12:37 PM
The VTX would have the edge in bottom end grunt, but after that it would be all 109!

That's like wat? The first 1-2 seconds? :dontknow: :dontknow:

revdge
11-20-2009, 01:12 PM
I met a VTX 1800 rider yesterday that had gotten an opportunity to ride a friends M109R ... he made it more than clear... that he liked his bike but he liked my bike a whole lot more....

ixm01ws6
11-20-2009, 01:30 PM
I smoked a 109 on the dragon once......

grampi
11-20-2009, 02:20 PM
That's like wat? The first 1-2 seconds? :dontknow: :dontknow:

I don't know, but it probably wouldn't last long.

TORQ
11-20-2009, 07:04 PM
Thats not uncommon beating the VTX! It was the Bad Boy though, before 9 came about. But it still is a nice ride, and will give you all the tickets you want to pay for:P

hoze
11-20-2009, 09:57 PM
Pulled up beside a nice VTX yesterday on the way home from work. Spoke to the guy and told him he had a nice ride. He said yeah but, yours is faster... you go first.

GUS09
11-20-2009, 10:30 PM
I have both and from the seat of the pants the vtx has the edge off the line. From stop light to stop light it would be close. On twisty roads or longer stretch the 109 had the advantage. However, the low end issue may not exist once we start getting some pipes and kandn filters.

I dont know about that, one of my mate I ride with has a far from stock 2006 VTX1800 & even with normal every day riding I beat him off the line every time, he has riden my 9 a few time now & can not get over the power of the 9 so he is trading his VTX in on a new 2009 LE in the next week or so.

Zoom
11-20-2009, 11:05 PM
I thought this thread looked familiar, it was created in 2006 and was one of the first threads on here. :D

We're still beating them just as bad though. :bigthumbsup::bigthumbsup: