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Old 11-24-2009, 02:23 PM   #1
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:25 PM   #2
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the buell looks kuell
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:26 PM   #3
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Gladius or street triple although I think the triple might be a bit to zippy for a first bike +parts will be much higher.
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:29 PM   #4
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Dude the Buell will be way too much for her man. I test rode one the other day. The bike is amazing but the throttle is an on/off switch. You definitely dont want to even touch the throttle in a slow turn. Also, it felt twice as fast as my 636!
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:37 PM   #5
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:41 PM   #6
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buy mine for her to start on
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:43 PM   #7
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craigslist or the forum here. get asad's vfr 750. that would be a great 1st bike and it is a great looking bike. the price is a of a lot lower than any of those.
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:47 PM   #8
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this beauty for 3200

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Old 11-24-2009, 02:51 PM   #9
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I have the Buell and I must say the throttle IS NOT and on/off switch.

Power delivery is very linear and it's easy to ride, very planted and solid.

If that's not your thing, I'd say the Kawi, I read a comparison between the gladius and the kwak and the kwak came on top. One of the reviewers was a girl.
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Old 11-24-2009, 02:55 PM   #10
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The cheapest one I see costs over $6k, I think its time to find a new GF.
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Old 11-24-2009, 03:00 PM   #11
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Old 11-24-2009, 03:01 PM   #12
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BTW- She doesnt want a bike with a fairing..shes wants a Streetfighter-Cruiserish...
ahh.... then that HD xr would fit the bill perfectly
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Old 11-24-2009, 03:06 PM   #16
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Old 11-24-2009, 03:33 PM   #18
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im with racer x on this one.
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Old 11-24-2009, 03:55 PM   #20
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