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    Optimistic sellers

    Thread Starter: Rcktfsh

    This trader must be pretty hard to outdo as far as optimism goes. Bike has been on the market for a year now, wonder when the penny will drop he''s dreaming at that price. You'd have thought after a year he might have got round to the little bit of tlc required to get running. ...

    Last Post By: jellywrestler Today, 22:08 Go to last post

    Moeraki crash

    Thread Starter: JimO

    i came across this not long after it happened, a campervan turned across the road in front of the motorcycle, he had nowhere to go, from what i saw the other car was stopped at the intersection.Lots of bikes on the road heading to the burt no excuse for not seeing the bike...

    Last Post By: pritch Today, 20:19 Go to last post

    MotoGP 2020

    Thread Starter: merv

    Okay I'll start the new year's thread this time to save jellywrestler doing it. So Alex Marquez is now confirmed as Marc's team mate at Repsol Honda. It will be interesting to see how he goes in the first tests later today as he hasn't really set the other classes alight like his older brother...

    Last Post By: jato Today, 21:13 Go to last post
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    Yamaha RZ/Banshee build

    Thread Starter: el chupacabra

    Hello, long story short after years of owning RGV250s and having a couple of seizures chasing performance i decided to hack up my frame and fit a set of banshee cases i got from the states knowing that they had more potential for a lightweight race bike. (just for track days and the odd club races)...

    Last Post By: el chupacabra Today, 17:02 Go to last post

    CBR TF125 Bucket Racer

    Thread Starter: anglia4

    Hi all, I've been working on this little project for quite a while now. I had been looking for something as a bit of a bucket racer project for a while when my brother ended up with an MC19 CBR250 that he was parting out. So I snapped up the rolling frame and then managed to stumble across a...

    Last Post By: anglia4 Today, 12:46 Go to last post

    Huntly bypass opened but not open

    Thread Starter: SaferRides

    The official opening was last weekend, but it won't be open to traffic for about a month. 'on ya, NZTA

    Last Post By: rastuscat Today, 14:53 Go to last post

    Show us your $45 a year regoed motorcycles.

    Thread Starter: Bonez

    As the thread title says. Show us you $45ish(VTNZ adds about $10) a year regoed motorcycles that you use on a regular basis and a few details about it. Mine is a '76 CB550 Super Sport I bought in 1986. Back on the road after a 10 year hiatus. Around $400 saw it back on the road in reliable...

    Last Post By: Bonez Today, 06:25 Go to last post

    Hornet 250 vs Suzuki GS500F - which one to get for the beginner

    Thread Starter: calibra71207

    Hi Guys, First of all, I would like to say hello as I am totally fresh here. I got my learners and would like to start my adventure with riding + thinking about commuting from the Shore to the CBD as well. I am on the hunt for my first motorbike and would like to ask for advice. Initially,...

    Last Post By: calibra71207 Today, 22:45 Go to last post

    When to cross a yellow line.

    Thread Starter: cheshirecat

    So as usual the NZ road code is delightfully vague. There's a road near me with a yellow line and with cars parked its impossible, in a car, not cross the line to get past. On a bike of course I can just zoom up and 555 all the cars crossing it to find out if the law applies and set a precident....

    Last Post By: Berries Today, 19:52 Go to last post

    Identifying a LAMS bike

    Thread Starter: GoJohnGo

    My partner and I are new to New Zealand and are shopping for a couple of used Suzuki DL650 V-Stroms. Looking through TradeMe, some of the ads mention "Full Power" or "LAMS." It appears that there are two flavors of that model in the market. Our US licenses converted over to Class 6 unrestricted...

    Last Post By: TheDemonLord Today, 20:24 Go to last post