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Old 02-19-2010, 02:09 PM
Skippy Skippy is offline
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Originally Posted by Txjake View Post
Skippy, try looking at the Kawasaki Ninja 250 for a great starter bike. Good size, economy, insurance costs are low and there is a decent market for resale.
That's one of the models I've been considering. I've also been considering the Honda Rebel and Nighthawk 250. One of the considerations is that I'm really short and want to start with something I can flatfoot.

I suggest taking a MSF rider safety course also....helps you be a better rider and most insurance companies will give you discounts for completing this.
Absolutely. The local community college offers them pretty regularly in the warmer months.

Sorry for the hijack.
Anyone who thinks a 300D is fast drives too slow.

83 300D Turbo with manual conversion, early W126 vented front rotors and H4 headlights 357,xxx miles
08 Triumph Street Triple 24,xxx miles, lowered 10mm in front, Pirelli Angel GT tires, EBC HH brake pads, otherwise stock.
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