What to buy!! Message board

  • View author's info Author posted on Sep 19, 2006 16:11


    Can anyone suggest what bikes to look at for a first bike needs to be 125cc uk learner legal. Been thinking about getting a honda CBR 125 anyone had one how easy are they to handle.
    Thanks
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  • View author's info posted on Nov 16, 2006 06:19


    pixiguru123 write:
    Can anyone suggest what bikes to look at for a first bike needs to be 125cc uk learner legal. Been thinking about getting a honda CBR 125 anyone had one how easy are they to handle.
    Thanks

    Re:



    What to look for in a motorcycle?
    Has two wheels handlebars Saddle and a Motor, not much has changed in the last 100 plus years here.
    I started on a Cushman Eagle my uncle owned, but that dang Schwinn Wizzer caught my eye, and its been a different bike every time since.
    Motorcycles are like Recliners'
    You have to sit on each and try them out before you buy.
    Good Luck in your search.

    Peace
    SLB
    in
    FLA.
  • View author's info posted on Nov 10, 2006 02:42


    Ross
    i'm not really built like a girl lol i'm nearly 6ft tall so dont have to worry bout a low seat. Want something sporty looking. I've had people tellin me to get a scooter what they on? lol
  • View author's info posted on Nov 08, 2006 13:18


    The Yam SR 125 has a VERY low seat & low C of G too, so is perfect for a girl, if you can ignore the quasi-cruiser styling, its actually not a bad little bike! I has a CB125 Superdream new in the 80's, it was much heavier, but looked & felt like a "real" bike. The finish on the Honda CG125 is awfull, they are made in Brazil, the chrome & paint is simply rubbish & if you have to park it outside, it will turn to fe02 before your eyes!
    Ross.
  • View author's info posted on Oct 25, 2006 08:05


    Thanks all.
    I've had lots of advice from different people all saying somthing different. Jerry I'm more into sports bikes so i wouldn't really consider a cruiser never mind a Harley. I know what bike i'm aiming for in the long run (Superblack bird) but need to work up the ladder for my own safety.

    K
  • View author's info posted on Oct 24, 2006 17:03


    Rescue....That's the worst and I nean worst bike to offer. Pixi you came to the wrong place to ask for a first bike to learn on. Your first choice is the one. I'm assuming your from the UK so don't ever try and pursue a hardley. Stick with a japenese motorcycle if you want to have enjoyment in riding.
  • View author's info posted on Oct 20, 2006 08:13


    the cbr 125 is quick but the wheels are to small, good around the corners all together its a good bike or the Apr ilia rs 125 its pretty fast for its size but its 2stroke engine. the cagiver plant 125 now that's a brill ant bike my mate has one and excellent runner all around.
    Kev
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