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Old 08-06-18, 11:09 AM   #1
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Default What's in a name?

Years ago, Harley Davidson made bikes with lots of letters in their model designation, one such was the XLCR. I have only just found out that it is actually pronounced as a word:


I always referred to it as the X L C R, I feel stupid.
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Old 08-06-18, 12:59 PM   #2
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Default Re: What's in a name?

It stands for xtra large cr4p ride

It is a Harley D (from the Milwaukee Tractor Company).

Xcessivley lumpy costly retro

xtremely long cafe racer
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Old 08-06-18, 05:04 PM   #3
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Default Re: What's in a name?

The CR was for Cafe Racer if I recall correctly.
Should have been called the XLBS (Extra Large Bucket of Shyte)

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