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  1. What kind of bike should i get considering my size?

    First Bike / New Rider
    So i'm thinking of getting my motorcycle license in two years (when i'm 18), and that will allow me to ride bikes up to i believe 600cc. However, i'm kinda tall (6´5 1/2, 196cm) so i'm wondering what kind of bike i should get and what model. The types i have looked at are mainly sport bikes and...
  2. Big and Tall looking for bike

    First Bike / New Rider
    I'm 6'7" and a big guy. Think overweight football player. I've ridden a bit, no pro by any means. I sold my last bike 20 years ago after being run off the road into a ditch, got out, went after the driver, he pushed me off the road again, and without having a plate number cops could do...
  3. What is a good seat hight for a 6' 0" person?

    First Bike / New Rider
    I guess I'll really just have to go around and check bikes out to see how they feel, but for those of you who are any where close to 6 foot, can you tell me what you prefer? I would like to know what I'm looking for before I sit on every bike in Georgia. I've also noticed that some bikes look...
  4. USED Motorcycle Reliability BMW / Honda?

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hey All, I'm looking at getting my first bike. I really like the look of classic bikes with the flat seats, and like the old Honda CBs and BMW R series, but that poses a few concerns as 1. I'm tall and am a little concerned about seat height. but more importantly 2. I worry about the older...
  5. 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...
  6. New Rider Looking for Bike Recommendations

    First Bike / New Rider
    Thanks in advance for the response! I recently finished my Motorcycle Safety course to get my endorsement. Now I am looking for a good first bike. I have considered a few models and styles but am concerned about being comfortable on a smaller bike. I am primary looking for a bike to be a...
  7. Future new rider

    First Bike / New Rider
    I having conflicting opinions on what kind of bike I should get. I am 6 feet and 7 inches, and I weigh 250lbs. I know I should start off with a bike that is not too powerful, but how should I go about choosing a bike that is suitable for my size and not too powerful.
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