Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Anything goes - doesn't fit any other category!
  • Sponsored Links
Post Reply
User avatar
Posts: 518
Joined: Sun Aug 09, 2009 9:39 am
Location: Langley, BC
Motorcycle: 1985 GL1200 GoldWing Aspy

Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by SilverDave » Wed Jul 15, 2015 9:50 am

The 1200 only site , gl1200goldwings.com has been suspended ?

It seemed pretty informative, to me ( a 1200 owner )

Does anyone know exactly what happened ?


User avatar
trike lady
Posts: 890
Joined: Thu Mar 24, 2011 5:58 pm
Location: Butler, PA
Motorcycle: 1993 GL1500 Aspencade with Voyager (Sold)
1983 GL650I SilverWing Interstate (Sold)

Re: Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by trike lady » Wed Jul 15, 2015 10:08 am

I had read it over at GWfacts that the gentleman who ran the site passed away.
I.M.B.B.A. Technician II Certified

User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 19042
Joined: Fri Oct 03, 2008 4:16 pm
Location: Strongsville, OH
Motorcycle: 2000 GL1500 SE
1982 GL1100A Aspencade (sold)
1989 PC800 (wife's!)
1998 XV250 Virago (sold)
2007 Aspen Sentry Trailer

Re: Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by WingAdmin » Wed Jul 15, 2015 10:19 am

Yes, Vic unfortunately took his own life. The service is today. He was a really nice guy, I talked with him many times, and helped him with his site.

User avatar
Posts: 1110
Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 5:54 am
Location: 42.23/83.33/636
Motorcycle: '84 aspencade,'93se
'79 750f.'85450sc
'06 st1300a

Re: Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by detdrbuzzard » Wed Jul 15, 2015 4:05 pm

I know vic had been going through some tough times, sad to hear it came to this though
'99 ST1100, '93 se
'75 cb750k, '79 cb 750f, '79 cb750 superK
cb 450sc, sunL70
'06 st1300a
.... william

User avatar
Posts: 171
Joined: Fri Apr 25, 2014 9:09 pm
Location: Central Iowa
Motorcycle: 1981 GL1100 interstate

Re: Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by ankgrays » Wed Jul 15, 2015 5:36 pm

I didn't know the Gentleman and have never been to his website.

With that said, I'm sure the world is at a loss. My condolences to the family.

I have dealt with this type of event in my own family, and MANY times in my line of work.

It is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.

If you need to talk to someone, seek out a friend or confidant, and talk through it.

Hell...talk to me...I'm a personable guy.
I don't tolerate voluntary stupidity very well, and it seems to be rampant now-a-days.

Only a fool looks for logic in the chambers of the human heart.
Ulysses Everett McGill

User avatar
Posts: 3388
Joined: Thu Apr 08, 2010 8:35 am
Location: Oklahoma City
Motorcycle: 1976 gl1000
1993 gl1500
2004 NRX1800 Rune

Re: Has the GL1200goldwings site died ?

Post by dingdong » Thu Jul 16, 2015 7:17 am

Sad day indeed. I also have known Vic for many years and have spoken to him on occasion.



A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

Post Reply