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I think about Sporties as nimble two wheeled bikes... at the boundary between light cruisers and sport heritage...

thinking to bolt a sidecar on her... IMO is like to someone who chain me in the ankles with iron balls
I agree with your description... but, the best looking sidecar rig I've ever seen was a Sportster!

It's a local guy I've passed on the road several times. I don't know who he is or where he lives exactly. I'd love to get some photos of it. You would not believe how well it flows. The looks that is. How it handles? Who knows?

I also agree though, I would not personally want to be attached to that!
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Does the 4 wheels sidecar powered by a sportster engine count!!!
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Does the 4 wheels sidecar powered by a sportster engine count!!!
Looking at the 1st post of the thread.
Ya own one?

If so. It counts to me , even if not on the list.

Bet they handle best with out riggers. Just IMO.

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Here's a pic of Tinmans sidecar sportster. Not sure if he's still an active member.

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