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  • Grand Gearhead
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Well, I'll be Darned
« on: October 21, 2012, 01:35:16 AM »
A most unusual sight at the motorcycle parts store here today.

A nice 2011 G5 Deluxe RE was parked out front and while the owner (me) was paying for my stuff the cashier looks out the window and says, "Nice Royal Enfield".
I say, "Thanks.  It's mine." to which he says, "There's two of them out there."

Sure enough, a beautiful white Royal Enfield 500cc  AVL had just pulled in.

Talking to the owner I found it is a 2009 and he's had it for just a few months.
I mentioned the Forum and suggested he stop by here if he has questions or just wants to hear from fellow owners.

I think it's too bad they aren't still offering the RE in white with the gold pen striping.
That's a sharp looking bike! :)
2011 G5 Deluxe
1999 Miata 10th Anniversary


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Re: Well, I'll be Darned
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2012, 04:46:16 PM »
i like the white and gold a lot too, probably would have gotten that over green had it been offered
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Re: Well, I'll be Darned
« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2012, 10:26:32 PM »
I will not Darn thee.

Great find, AVL bikes are fun.
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Re: Well, I'll be Darned
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2012, 10:08:19 AM »
Lean and green, the only way to go! Ain't that right REPozer
08 Bullet ES (AVL)
The Enfield saves on gas, riding the Enfield saves on Prozac. ;)