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Old 01-15-2013, 03:22 AM   #1
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I have owned 19 since 1972,and I was trying to think what is my most favorite motorcycle.I love my 2011 900 custom.But I think my most favorite bike was my second bike.It was a 1973 suzuki 500 cc 2 stroke twin.I would love to own one of those again.I had a chance to buy one for $800 once but passed it up.Maybe someday.Have you ever tried kickstarting a 2 stroke twin with the kickstarter on the left side?
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I have owned 19 since 1972,and I was trying to think what is my most favorite motorcycle.I love my 2011 900 custom.But I think my most favorite bike was my second bike.It was a 1973 suzuki 500 cc 2 stroke twin.I would love to own one of those again.I had a chance to buy one for $800 once but passed it up.Maybe someday.Have you ever tried kickstarting a 2 stroke twin with the kickstarter on the left side?
All the bikes I have owned are, Suzuki 70 cc stepthrough, 1970 450 Honda, K1 Honda 500 4, K1 Honda 750 4, K2 Honda 750 4, Yamaha 1600 Roadstar ( still in the stable) & Vulcan Nomad 1700.
The Roadstar has over 208,000 kiklometres on it, but would have to say that the K1 750 4 Honda is my favourite
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I have owned 19 since 1972,and I was trying to think what is my most favorite motorcycle.I love my 2011 900 custom.But I think my most favorite bike was my second bike.It was a 1973 suzuki 500 cc 2 stroke twin.I would love to own one of those again.I had a chance to buy one for $800 once but passed it up.Maybe someday.Have you ever tried kickstarting a 2 stroke twin with the kickstarter on the left side?
I would have to say my very first one. I got my drivers license when I was 16. My Mom asked me what I wanted for Christmas that year and I said "A motorcycle". She said "No". I had an after school job and some money in my pocket so I went down to the local Honda dealer and bought a 1966 Sport 50 myself. I am now 63 and still riding - I haven't gotten it out of my system yet.

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from scooters to street bikes to cruisers, i can without a doubt say that my favorite bike is my current ride, the 2007 VN2000. the only drawback is that i dont see how any other bike is going to be able to stack up. i guess im just a torque whore.
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Well I have only had 4, as I took 30 years off to work and raise a family, but, by far my favorite is my 03 1500 Meanstreak, that I presently ride. I never had a bike even close to this one and I am in love with it.

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I have owned 19 since 1972,and I was trying to think what is my most favorite motorcycle.I love my 2011 900 custom.But I think my most favorite bike was my second bike.It was a 1973 suzuki 500 cc 2 stroke twin.I would love to own one of those again.I had a chance to buy one for $800 once but passed it up.Maybe someday.Have you ever tried kickstarting a 2 stroke twin with the kickstarter on the left side?
I have had several bikes thru time myself including the Suzukie 500 triple ram air. The kickstarter on the kick stand side? That a new one. My favorite was a 1981 Suzuki GS750L 16 valve, four cylinder. Bought it new for around $3000 and would put bikes today to shame. Do like my 2009 Vulcan 500 tho.
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from scooters to street bikes to cruisers, i can without a doubt say that my favorite bike is my current ride, the 2007 VN2000. the only drawback is that i dont see how any other bike is going to be able to stack up. i guess im just a torque whore.


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Another one . In second was probably my 650 nighthawk. It was no powerhouse but it was fun to toss around the twisties.
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For me it was my KZ1000 LTD. It was the fastest bike at the time (for a while) but it just did everything so well for me.

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the bike i liked the most is that a trick question i liked them all, i like bikes when i was younger from a mini bike 3-hp, mini bike 5-hp, honda ct-90, honda 150, i seen one sell on e-bay for 5 grand about 6 mo. ago then a bsa 441 victor flat track bike, honda 550-4
then a honda 750-4, kaw vulcan 800, yahama 850 triple, honda gold wing, now a 2012
voyager the first New one, i can really say i did like every one of them.
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