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Old 08-16-2007, 08:36 AM   #21
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Old 08-16-2007, 08:36 AM   #22
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, i think you shoudl track a scooter if you get one!!

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Old 08-16-2007, 08:38 AM   #23
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Needs to be street legal. Are those registerable?
i saw and 01 zx6r for sale on craigslist yesterday for 1200 bucks. needed a stator cover but thats not biggie. the guy is headed out with the navy at the end of the month... so he needs to get rid of it.
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That I would buy a scooter.

Looks like since my money is getting tight for the time being, Im going to buy a freaking scooter!!!!!

I've been looking at a cheap cruiser, but the more I thought about it, since Im only going to commute from the house to the track, I'll just buy me a cool looking scooter.

100 miles a gallon. Cant go wrong there I guess.

I'll make sure I join the next MH group ride. Bwahahaha.
:laughing6 You and I will ride sweeper since I'm on a 250. Maybe we should race
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Old 08-16-2007, 11:50 AM   #35
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have you ridden a scooter since riding a motorcycle? Scooters are great for the economy factor. I rode my friend's Aprilia scooter about a month ago when she needed help jump starting it. I'll tell you what.... I was more scared riding that thing in Houston traffic than I was on any motorcycle i've ever ridden! But I guess it's just a matter of getting used to it, and the lack of power (relatively speaking).
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it's called using your head to ride vs hp. look at europe, you think big bikes are the norm there? scooters outnumber "big" bikes 2-1
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I'm just sharing how I felt. I got nothing against scooters. It's a whole different feeling being on a scooter after riding motorcycles for over 25 years.
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well many people seem to think hp is the answer to everything, and it's not. using your head will keep you outta more trouble then hp can get you out off.
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I'm with you on that.

Anyway, just for the record... I'm not on this board to stir the pot.
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