Mileage on a Ural

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markhas
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Re: Mileage on a Ural

Post by markhas » Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:38 pm

Lee Pape wrote:Jay Gray put over 400,000 kilometers on his 2000 Patrol before he sold it. It all depend on how it is driven and maintained.
My goal is to break "The Man o' War" record. It will be easy if I live long enough. 8) my Tourist will out live me and continue on with my son who is waiting to get it. :?
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Re: Mileage on a Ural

Post by sagerat » Thu Feb 18, 2016 1:37 am

Was that The Frog of War?
2004 Ural Tourist (2004-2018, 48,000 klicks)

2012 Ural Gobi (Forward to the horizon)

2009 BMW R1200GS Adventure (KIA, sniff)

2017 Kawasaki KLR650 (Semi-orphaned by Urals)

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Re: Mileage on a Ural

Post by markhas » Thu Feb 18, 2016 5:52 pm

sagerat wrote:Was that The Frog of War?
Yes The Frog of War, that's right , my bad :(
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Re: Mileage on a Ural

Post by sagerat » Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:43 pm

I only remebered as his screen name at the old Russian Iron site was kermitski and the Patrol was green.

Congrats on the cool joint goal for you and your son.
2004 Ural Tourist (2004-2018, 48,000 klicks)

2012 Ural Gobi (Forward to the horizon)

2009 BMW R1200GS Adventure (KIA, sniff)

2017 Kawasaki KLR650 (Semi-orphaned by Urals)

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Re: Mileage on a Ural

Post by markhas » Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:27 pm

sagerat wrote:I only remebered as his screen name at the old Russian Iron site was kermitski and the Patrol was green.

Congrats on the cool joint goal for you and your son.
My son wants a Ural, but when I tell him to go buy one, he just smiles and says why? I'll just wait. :x
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06' Tourist 41167/over 75,000Km, 91" 750 Honda Nighthawk sold to my buddy Ernie, we keep in touch.

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