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Some peoples idea of "street" just means it has a license plate and insurance. Myself included. Not necessarily meant for touring. Sometimes the street is only a 1/4" mile between destinations. Here in AZ we can ride just about anything on the road as long as it has working brake light, head light only needed at night. No emissions or noise testing on motorcycles.
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