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Old 03-10-2011, 03:03 PM   #1
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Hey wasup motohouston, yall can call me Varo.
I just got my license this past weekend and im lookin to get my first motorcycle ASAP.
I've been looking around for a good beginer bike and ive found two that am debating over. An 09 Ninja 250r, and a 07 Suzuki Gs500f. Can anyone help me decided on which one to get? Really liking the looks of the 250r.
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Old 03-10-2011, 03:13 PM   #2
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Old 03-10-2011, 03:27 PM   #3
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Old 03-11-2011, 12:33 AM   #4
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Old 03-11-2011, 12:40 AM   #7
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Old 03-11-2011, 12:42 AM   #8
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welcome to MH! gs500f isnt that good looking at all lol. looks nice in pics but in person its not really all that. i'd go with the kawi or honda 250r!
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Old 03-11-2011, 12:52 AM   #9
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Old 03-11-2011, 08:22 AM   #10
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Id say 250, you'll learn to throw your bike around easier, but you may have trouble keeping up depending on who you ride with. Either way, be safe out there on them streets
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Those new 250's look super similar to all the SS bikes nowadays. Then when you're ready to upgrade later on, they near keep the same value.
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Old 03-11-2011, 10:39 AM   #13
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I just found a 07 ninja 650r with almost 17k miles for 3400.. is that good?
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Old 03-11-2011, 10:49 AM   #14
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I just found a 07 ninja 650r with almost 17k miles for 3400.. is that good?
yeah, it's not a bad price, try to get him to 3k though
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