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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-23-2007, 03:13 PM Thread Starter
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trade the 996 for the 749?

need your opinion guys. I am thinking of trading even for the ducati 749. That means I will be getting rid of the 996. I hear different opinions here and there.

I personally want to get the 749 so I have a smaller bike to take to track. My friends think I should just keep the 996 as i am still not used to the bike, and that I need more time. They think it's not going to make much of a difference.

So i need your opinion. Thanks!
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-24-2007, 01:16 AM
 
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Power is about the same, but the 996 has more torque. However, the 996 is heavier. The 749 is a bit newer, but I love the styling of the 996. I'd stick with the 996.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-12-2007, 09:07 AM
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996 is a sick looking bike! I would stick with that over the 749...

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-20-2007, 10:52 AM
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keep the 996. get a 748 engine and swap it out.
actually i have one =)
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