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Ok all you S4R guys, I want to know just what the S4R designation stands for. I would say the the 4 stands for the four stroke/fourvalves and the R is for Racing. But the S? Let me know what you know or think.
 

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I was always under the impression that the S4 was the 4 valve motor designation. S2 was for the two valve motors?
 

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Well, the 'S' of the S4R may correspond with the 'S' on the rest of the Monster lineup, as the suspension bits are pretty much the same.
 

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I think the "S" comes from the bike the S4/S4R is derived from, the ST4 (Sport Tour 4). As far as the "R" on the S4R, I've had this dissusion with Strati a couple times. Neither one of us think it deserves that letter without, for example,
 

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"s" in S4R just sounds good. it would sound **** any other way.e.g, E4R, T4R, B4R, N4R. anyway who really cares! the bike rocks!!!!!!!!!
Dan
 

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Thanks everyone! I think that every answer is true actually, except that s=sh1t. I'm going to ask the Ducati guys in Cleveland too.
 
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