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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-02-2006, 09:41 AM Thread Starter
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Good Read Yamaha RT360

just an FYI...

I got the new Motorcyclist magizine last night. Really good write-up about a guy who bought a 1971 Yamaha RT360 2-stroke single and rode it home from Vegas to Florida.

I looked online to try to find the article but came up empty.

It's worth picking up, or finding it online somewhere




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What month is this in? I subscribe to Motorcyclist but I don't think I've seen that article yet.

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the most recent issue, i read it. good stuff!

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Yep...excellent read!

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