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post #1 of 23 (permalink) Old 06-11-2007, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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What did you ride before the R1?

Just what the title says, what did you ride before the R1? I had a 00 R6, it was nice but I got it as a learning bike and because of my size decided to step up to the R1.


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post #2 of 23 (permalink) Old 06-11-2007, 09:42 PM
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post #3 of 23 (permalink) Old 06-12-2007, 08:35 AM
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post #4 of 23 (permalink) Old 06-12-2007, 09:46 AM Thread Starter
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I'm willing to bet that most of us are former R6 owners


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As stated before in a seemingly awkward situation, "Everyone knows black is the fastest."

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1- 92 Vfr400 - 1 year sold when I left Japan
2- 93 Cbr400 1 year sold when I left Japan
3- 94 Fzr600 1 year and crashed.....HARD
4- 98 Yzf600 1 year put 30,000 miles on her before some bitch backed over it
5- 03 Yzf600 1 year put 40,000 miles on her before I sold her
6- 04 Yzf R6 8 months, put 20,000 miles on her before I crashed
7- 06 Yzf R1 6 months, put 15,000 miles on before her destruction
8- 07 Yzf R1 2 weeks 2,000 miles on her...


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post #6 of 23 (permalink) Old 06-12-2007, 04:08 PM Thread Starter
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Just out of curiosity, what was the life span of these unfortunate bikes?


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As stated before in a seemingly awkward situation, "Everyone knows black is the fastest."

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edited just for you..ha..ha

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92-FZR 600
92- CBR F2
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