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Old 23rd April 2007, 21:18   #16
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I agree. Just forget them buddy!
Yes. Don't bother with these. Mass produced choppers look crap. Butt.... it might go well with the poser crowd.
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Old 23rd April 2007, 22:03   #17
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Does it come with warranty? How about servicing and dealership network.

Can we get the tech specs like BHP, torque?
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Old 23rd April 2007, 22:07   #18
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S600Benz,

If only looks could kill. However I suspect the service and reliability will hit you first.
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Old 24th April 2007, 00:11   #19
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Dude shouldn't these have an engine that matches up with the size and form of these motorcycles. Rather buy something more expensive with more substance than just looks!!! 200cc i think is a bit less!!
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Old 24th April 2007, 00:27   #20
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Man love the looks but don't think a 200c will provide much power

and donna like the idea for mas produce choopers

and qaulity can become a issue
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Old 24th April 2007, 01:45   #21
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The question is how many are you hoping to sell? And on what kind of scale do you wish to bring them in?

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Old 24th April 2007, 09:28   #22
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Speaking from personal experience, these thai choppers wont do well. I'd worry about their quality.

You have to determine who's going to buy this. If I'm buying a chopper it's for recreation use. Also you have to determine what kind of social life a recreation biker has.

If i buy this, I'll be a laughing stock in my group of friends. A chopper is a piece of art. A good chiopper is determined by the workmanship it has. Price is an afterthought. I can spend 1.5lc and get made fun of or I can spend double and know I have something desirable. Something to take care of.
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Old 24th April 2007, 09:58   #23
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The point here is also, do you want to be known as the guy that imports cheap chinese (coz that's what they will call them) products with a hope to make a quick buck (coz thats what people will think)?

I think you can do far better than this.
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Old 24th April 2007, 10:01   #24
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Would suggest you import the ATVs for that amount.Would sell better than taiwanese choppers(WHich sound stupid btw)
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I see so many kids spending 40K - 80K to modify their 150-180cc bikes.

I dont think there should be trouble in selling these.
They look good [very unique]
Decent price point [if kept under 2 lakh]
brand new
good mileage

I think they will sell.

There are the cavetas of ground clearance/reputation/emission norms etc though.
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Old 24th April 2007, 13:50   #26
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Will they sell? I would think there are enough nuts out there to buy one (just look at the conversions done on some bikes here). But, as mentioned, I would hope that Sunil would be a bit more responsible with what he markets here and would look beyond just a quick buck.

From these photo's the quality of the frame looks like it was made in a backyard (possibly was) e.g. look at the swingarm of the black bike. it already has signs of the paint chipped and rust forming.

That downtube, while jazzy, looks weak. Maybe ok for show, but not for our roads. That front brake is a cheap single pot jobbie, the welds looks rough.

Similar bikes can be made in India using an Indian engine (Bullet) for less. There are already people who do a great job. I really fail to see the point in importing rubbish like this. But then, that could be why I am not a business man, and probably never will be!

P.s.: Sorry if I sounded a bit harsh, but just voicing my honest opinion.

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Good point Rtech. It probably would be cheaper and more reliable if made here. Probably cheaper to modify a bullet to look like that.
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Not sure about the choppers, but yeah I too would not mind buying a good ATV for around the same price.
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Old 24th April 2007, 18:44   #29
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i guess the person who posted it is not ready to reply...
couple of initial problems...
1.i really doubt anything chinese(may work for lifetime and may go kaput in 2 weeks)
2.Service backup.
3.Homologation and stuff..
there might be additional stuff which i might have missed
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Old 24th April 2007, 21:30   #30
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sunil, i concur with Rtech and the other guys. These things look too flimsy to last even a reasonable amount of time on the road. Plus, customers who have that much money to spend on what is a weekend/occasional ride will probably prefer to have a well-modded bullet or something on those lines.
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