Urals in Hong Kong?

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Lmo
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Re: Urals in Hong Kong?

Post by Lmo » Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:42 pm

How come no one is importing these to Merica?
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Re: Urals in Hong Kong?

Post by Tomcatfixer » Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:08 pm

Three guesses, and the first two don't count... Hint: the first word begins with "E"
ETHICS! :lol:
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2015 Ural cT "Mobile Chernobyl", 2001 Ural Patrol "The Patrol", 1999 Ural Tourist "The RPOC", 1994 Honda VFR750F

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2007 Honda VTR1000 FireStorm (Super Hawk in U.S.)
2001 Buell Blast! - - - - - - - 2005 Yamaha FJR1300
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Re: Urals in Hong Kong?

Post by rivers » Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:19 pm

"E" as in economics. It's really expensive for a manufacturer to have their product certified to meet US DOT/EPA specs. Which would blow the attractive cheap sales price out of the water.
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