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2013 Aprillia Shiver ABS

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  1. Jem submitted a new showcase item:

    2013 Aprillia Shiver ABS

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  2. Sweet! If I had a different budget, that bike would certainly have been on the top of my list!
    I'm sure you'll enjoy her :)
     
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  3. Thanks Nina, it was certainly a heart winning over head decision.
     
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  4. Yep, sometimes you just have to listen to your heart :)
     
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  5. Lovely, lovely, lovely....

    Congratulation Jem - she is a peach!

    But hey I'm biased :D

    Enjoy getting to know her.......once you've had a strong V-Twin and figure out how to wrestle it I doubt you could want anything else!

    Enjoy
     
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  6. I'm undecided between this, a MV Brutale 675 or a Striple ... too many nice midweight bikes ...
     
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  7. Here's a few shots for ya Jem.

    The Shiver Appreciation Thread :D

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    We'll have to get them together for a Red Vs. White shot :D

    With this bike - there is no bad choice.......
     
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  8. This is one Italian bike that I'd consider buying! Neat paint scheme as well. Congrats.
     
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  9. That is what it got down to for me as well, never quite felt comfortable on the striple too far forward I think. It came down to where the torque was in the end between the Shiver and the 675. The Shiver delivers it earlier and given i am basically a commuter that made the call for me plus the sound it makes withe the Akras

    Thanks everyone for your positive comments.

    Cheers Jeremy
     
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  10. Congratulations, looks great and I am sure it will be a hoot to ride
     
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  11. Mine will be a commuter too. I cross the West Gate every single day. I used to be deadset on a Monster 796 until I took the Striple for a ride. Haven't ridden the Shiver yet I have to admit. I was a big fan of the Brutale but I'm not so sure it's a good commuter bike ... Got a few more months to decide anyways.
     
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  12. Yeah I came to the same conclusion about the Brutale as well, but F##k it's sexy !!
     
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  13. PS - Bit out of your way but A1 in Ringwood have a 2011 Shiver that is available to test ride
     
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  14. @Jem , congrats nice looking bike and nice sound too :) am sure you'll be smiling for a long time. color scheme is a nice one too, great contrast in colors without lookin dicky
     
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  15. That's a damn sexy machine.
     
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