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Old 12-09-2009, 09:23 PM   #1
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Hi!

Im new to this..... I want to start riding but dont know which bike to start off with... i have no experience!! eek... i want a 600, any suggestions on what i should start off with?
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:25 PM   #2
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I have a feeling you are going to get more advice and leg humping than you know what to do with.
Let me ask you a couple questions.
How much you wanna spend?
What kinda ridin' you wanna do?

The answers to those will get you a start on where to go next.
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:28 PM   #3
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Hi and Welcome!

I'm sure there are many experienced riders around here that will answer all your questions. I think your first step should be looking into an MSF course. I had no experience when I started and they pointed me in the right direction.
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:33 PM   #4
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im not spending, my hun is gonna get me one.. but he doesnt want me to start off with a 600... and i just like riding without stunting...
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:40 PM   #5
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Can't go wrong with a Ninja 250. ride it for a year and sell it for almost what you paid for it. Fast enough for the freeway, small enough to learn on.
By the time you feel you have out grown it you will know what you want next.
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:44 PM   #6
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he is on here... s@int... but he recently sold his 600 and is looking to get a new one soon... but i dont always wanna ride along... so i want my own..
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:51 PM   #7
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thanks.. i will look into that cuz idk what they look like...
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Old 12-09-2009, 09:57 PM   #8
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Old 12-09-2009, 10:14 PM   #9
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um no sir on the "fun bike" but thx....
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Old 12-09-2009, 10:47 PM   #10
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Ehh, just get a gixxer like everyone else then.
Great beginner bikes!
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Old 12-09-2009, 11:37 PM   #11
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um no sir on the "fun bike" but thx....
What's not fun about a 250? I've ridden my 636 for almost 4 years and LOVE taking my sister 250 out.
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Old 12-10-2009, 12:10 AM   #12
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Honda 929 or a VTX. You'll be set for a while. Welcome!
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Old 12-10-2009, 04:02 AM   #13
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lol my suggestion would be not to get a 250, you'll get bored. Go for a 600 and take MSF =) ride with confidence
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Old 12-10-2009, 06:35 AM   #14
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Old 12-10-2009, 07:48 AM   #15
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dude i told her to pick something she liked i thought her basic things like whats the gas clucth and which break is for front and rear then showed her how to ride nothing major (parking lot pimpin) but i still have to take msf and plan on taking her with......i dont know if its just me but it scared me when she took off on mine and caught on to it. i told her to log on and ask for some advise cuz she aint going to listen to me she says i just want to buy her the smallest bike so she cant keep up and i say everything comes at its time.
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Old 12-10-2009, 07:53 AM   #16
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Old 12-10-2009, 07:54 AM   #17
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where would be a good place to go?
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Old 12-10-2009, 08:13 AM   #18
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Old 12-10-2009, 08:18 AM   #19
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sounds like a winner to me thx
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Awesome Cycles has gotten the best response around here so far. That's pretty cool your chick wants to ride, that she's smart enough to get your bike to roll around on the lot, and she's got the not to let you talk her into what she thinks is a baby bike. 3 thumbs up from me! Good luck with that new bike, should be lots of good advice thrown around here!
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