Big tourers for less money
Neil Murray reveals how crushing continents doesn’t have to cost the earth
The cost of a brand new luxury touring bike, dripping with journeyenhancing extras such as electronic screens, on-board computers, hard luggage, cruise control and in-ride entertainment, can be astronomical. But if you’re prepared to sit back and wait a few years, those very same fullyspecced bikes will be worth less than half their value by the time they hit the used market.
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