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Old 04-15-2021, 07:43 PM   #16
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I went there in 2019. It was well organized and they had most of their bikes in their line-up as demo bikes. We went from Alice's to intersection Page Mill/Skyline and back. I rode a 1290 Super Duke GT and - as much as I appreciate KTM doing these demo days - I didn't think "I have to have one" afterwards...

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Old 04-15-2021, 08:55 PM   #17
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Old 04-15-2021, 08:57 PM   #18
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Old 04-17-2021, 06:29 PM   #19
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I'll save you the trouble of going to a lame test-ride day.
The 890 Duke R is a sick street and track bike.
Seriously.
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Old 04-18-2021, 10:12 PM   #20
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I went a few years ago - total waste of time. Signed in and had to wait two hours so we went to get food in HMB. Came back and four of us got on different bikes in our time slot. Maybe 11 people total in our group. Lead bike took off and we went 45 mph (or slower) down to Alpine road where we turned around and came back never exceeding 50mph. Pretty pointless IMO. KTM needs to do a demo day out at a winery in Napa or similar and allow the ride to go longer than 15 min....
pretty much how I feel about it...waste of time
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Old 04-24-2021, 11:12 AM   #21
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Oof up here with the KLR at 1100 and I don't ride till 1400. I signed up for 890 adv R I wanted to try the 390 adv or duke but doesn't look like that will happen. The 390 duke looked fun At the kart track =).

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Old 04-24-2021, 07:33 PM   #22
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Got there at 8:20 and it was already filling up. KTM only brought 8ish bikes and the one I really wanted to try, 1290GT, wasn't there.

The route itself wasnt that great since it was La Honda Rd with a good amount of traffic.

I took the 890 Adv R and a buddy tried the Duke 200.

Didn't really like the bike all that much to be honest. Can't complain too much though since I got a ride in.

KTM should have brought more bikes to keep up with the demand.
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Old 04-25-2021, 02:29 PM   #23
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Got there at 8:20 and it was already filling up. KTM only brought 8ish bikes and the one I really wanted to try, 1290GT, wasn't there.

The route itself wasnt that great since it was La Honda Rd with a good amount of traffic.

I took the 890 Adv R and a buddy tried the Duke 200.

Didn't really like the bike all that much to be honest. Can't complain too much though since I got a ride in.

KTM should have brought more bikes to keep up with the demand.
Ha. Kinda reminded me when KTM did a demo day at Motion Pro when they were still located in Redwood city. It pretty much played the same way
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