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838 hardley Vs. zx3

just playin around last night and 1 of my friends pulled up beside me at a stop light with his new 838 hardley. well i was like lets do it. we both looked around for cops bc they we bad last night. well the light turn green and off we went. i new i was goin to lose but it was just for fun. but yea i got my ass burnt. :p
 

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just playin around last night and 1 of my friends pulled up beside me at a stop light with his new 838 harley. well i was like lets do it. we both looked around for cops bc they we bad last night. well the light turn green and off we went. i new i was goin to lose but it was just for fun. but yea i got my ass burnt. :p
 

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lol, you mean 883 Harley...that's the motor size in cc's. [hihi] That's the Sportster model, and you should try racing a 1200...talk about getting burnt.
 

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This last summer I was heading out on a country road [in a hurry] I was sitting behind a Harley guy [mean looking bastard] with his lady on the back and pulling a little trailer,, well we just got out of this small town heading up a big long hill, I decided to pass him,, he looked over and I saw him twist the throttle to the stops but I did get past him roaring up the hill going really fast now, he stayed a ways behind me for a long time,, i kept going as fast as i could to my destination and he slowly disappeared from my mirror. If he didn't have the trailer I probably counldn't have passed him. I like Harleys.
 

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ya probably not the best forum for this.

HAHA yea I have a Harley Davidson Sportster...it started out as an 883 which was quick... with the mods I had would be a 13 second quarter mile. Now I have the 1200 motor in the bike and it moves! 12 second quarter miles. For a cruiser/standard it is fast.
 

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HAHA yea I have a Harley Davidson Sportster...it started out as an 883 which was quick... with the mods I had would be a 13 second quarter mile. Now I have the 1200 motor in the bike and it moves! 12 second quarter miles. For a cruiser/standard it is fast and sounds/feels [email protected]!
...i don't reckon i'll be passing you... Nice job, to go under 13 is impressive.
 

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There is no such thing as a Hardley 838. I think you mean a Harley 883 sportster. It's a little bike and not fast. made for basic cruising.
 

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I have an 04 Road King Custom, stock motor. There's a dude in an M6 that I run into once in a while when I take the bike to work. We have gone light to light a dozen times and he only came close when we left on a roll. You might surprise a newer harley if you catch them on the road and they don't downshift enough, but from a stop they are quick!
 
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