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  1. 80's cruiser/ standard for under $1000?

    Sport Bike As First Bike
    Hey guys, I have wanted to get involved in biking for a while, but it looks like this summer may be my first real opportunity because I will actually have a little extra money. My question is this:Is it legitimate to want to get a decent cruiser/standard style bike from the 80's (sucha as a...
  2. Thinking About Upgrading to a Suzuki Bandit 1250

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hi, I'm 50 years old, fairly new to motorcycling --- starting riding about 3 years ago after taking an MSF course. I love the riding position and handling of standard/naked bikes; my "starter" and current bike is a 1995 Honda Nighthawk 750. But I am looking for something that is a bit more...
  3. standard for a large rider?

    First Bike / New Rider
    hello all and thanks for reading, I'm new to the forum and a lack of info on the internet has lead me here. I recently took my safety test and am looking for a first bike that i can ride past my "newness". I love the look of the standard style bike, however all that i have sat on are fairly...
  4. Classic standard beginner bike for Tall guy?

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hey, thanks for helping. I'm looking for my first bike, mostly for commuting and getting around the city. The problem is I'm 6'5 and am picky about the look of the bike. I've read lots of post suggesting a dirtbike or larger sportbike, and i like their more upright riding position but i just...