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codemonkey001
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Re: Hello

Post by codemonkey001 » Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:58 am

In answer to your initial question, Patrol and GearUp were both 2WD. GearUp just had more...gear. Tourist was the 1WD version in 2012.
2007 Patrol - Starbug
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Tomcatfixer
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Re: Hello

Post by Tomcatfixer » Thu Jan 30, 2020 12:36 pm

GearUp just had more...gear.
In addition to the, uh, 'additional' gear (toolbox tank, spotlight, shovel, etc.), other differences include several chrome accoutrements (handlebar, shock springs, etc.), unpainted aluminum rims, standard gloss paint finishes, and stepped bench seat on the Patrol.
- Chad

Gordonsville, Virginia, USA

Current rides:
2015 Ural cT "Mobile Chernobyl", 2001 Ural Patrol "Little Red Bear", 1999 Ural Tourist "The RPOC", Mid-Nineties Ural Tourist "The Heap", 1994 Honda VFR750F

Previous rides:
2007 Honda VTR1000 FireStorm (Super Hawk in U.S.)
2001 Buell Blast! - - - - - - - 2005 Yamaha FJR1300
1993 Honda CBR600F2 - -1984 Yamaha FJ1100
Two different 1986 Yamaha FZX700S Fazers

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