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IN A WORD: LE­GEND Q “A mem­o­rable paintscheme in an era when ev­ery­one seemed to go colour blind! So evoca­tive of its time. The 2014 re­hash used on the CBR1000RR was a se­ri­ous mis­take, though.” RN “One of the most beau­ti­ful paintschemes ever to grace a bike.

Only let down by the fact the log­book de­scribes it as beige.” JU Q “I don’t like this, not at all. Re­minds me of Bet Lynch from Cor­rie with her leop­ard-print tops!” MN Q “When ev­ery­one is gush­ing on about the Ur­ban Tiger I keep quiet as I don’t have the strength of char­ac­ter to say I don’t like it. I like the 1992 blue/white de­sign – sorry.” TT Q “I re­mem­ber think­ing it was ex­cep­tional at the time. Nowa­days it is a brave choice as it stands out so much.” RP OUR VERDICT: HIT

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