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  1. I'm a BRAND new rider. help please

    Motorcycle Training, Safety, and Riding Techniques
    I've always been enamored with cruisers. (not necessarily any particular makes or models just that cruiser style) I've rarely ridden or spent the time to learn about motorcycles but am now in a position to buy one. After checking the forums and youtube videos the consensus is that cruisers are...
  2. Suggestions?

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, im new too all this but i'd like too see all your points of views. I wanna get my first bike and I understand used is the way to go, i've been doing my research seems like the only decent priced motorcycle used is from a dealership. Its a 2015 ninja 300 abs with 1081 miles looks really...
  3. Beginner to building bikes

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hey guys I'm new a rider and I'm really interested in learning how to rebuild and customize bikes. You guys have any recommendations on where a beginner that doesn't know much should start if he wants to learn?
  4. Buying a Virago250 good idea?

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hi, I'm new to the forum, I've been looking around for a bike for a while now. Been saving some money. Where I live (Sri Lanka) its not legal to own or ride a bike over 250cc (I know it s**ks) So most of the 250cc's are very very expensive!, any how. I saw this bike 250cc Virago online for a...
  5. Longterm Beginner Bike???

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hi every one. This is my first post after lurking for a while. I just got my motorcycle license after taking the MSF basic course. After riding a dirt bike occasionally as a teenager (decades ago) the only two wheel experience I've had was powered by my own feet. So now I'm basically...
  6. New Rider: Some questions to get me started.

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hey everyone! I am a new rider(well, future rider) and had a few questions before I make my initial purchases. First let me introduce myself. I am 21, 6'0", and about 200lbs. First question, I have looked at quite a few forums and bikes and I think I am going to start off with...
  7. Sporty 600cc Vs. Common Beginner Bikes???

    First Bike / New Rider
    I really want to get a used 2000 HONDA CBR600F4 for my first bike. I know i don't have a lot of experience but i fail understand the difference between this sporty bike vs another 600cc bike like a CBR 600. Aren't all 600cc about the same output wise ? Am i way out of my league?? What can i...