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Does exactly what it says on the tin - and more!!

Advantages: Price, low running costs, reliability and cheap insurance
Disadvantages: Lack of top end speed

...a whole lot of fun! Thats the XR125L summed up in a few words, but let me go a little bit more indepth! When I first bought mine, I went into a honda show room looking for a CBR125R but when I seen this beside it, I lite ...

marcciao 13.08.2008 · Read full review
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Excellent Commuter/Learner/FUN :)

Advantages: Quiet, Economical, VERY Forgiving, will last forever cos its a honda!
Disadvantages: Low top end speed, not for those with short legs.

I bought an 06 XR125L5 to use both for commuting and for fun off-road. This is quite a physically big bike, assuming decent leg length average height male should be fine, however my friend is 6ft (2 inches taller than me) and cannot get both feet on th ...

mekon88 09.09.2008 · Read full review
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you have found your first motorcycle

Advantages: cheap to buy, cheap to run, handles most terrain, good looks
Disadvantages: basic technology, rear drum break

I bought my honda xr 125 from a local dealer for £2400 this included 2 years warranty and 2 years breakdown cover. I believe that for the money its a great value bike and it has never let me down on reliability after 1000 miles. Thats 300 miles run in pe ...

matto228 10.10.2006 · Read full review
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Slow and steady wins the race

Advantages: Ease of use, lightweight, fuel economy, slight cred.
Disadvantages: Slow, slow, slow, slow.

I brought my 'xr' brand new from a dealer for a reasonable 2200 pounds sterling. (There are good discounts if you just ask! Never pay screen price) It's comfortable, quiet, nippy up to 40mph and absolutely fantastic on petrol. (100mpg for me and I weigh 1 ...

dan75dy 30.04.2005 · Read full review
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Honda XR125L 2004

Advantages: Comfort and speed.
Disadvantages: £300 for new exhaust

Honda XR125 2005 - I currently own this bike and I am very happy with it, I would definately recommend it for a first bike or for some one after a small engined bike. The fuel consumption is brilliant I use mine a lot everyday and I never put more than te ...

camz99 22.03.2010 · Read full review
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