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Sixty Pound Moped.

Advantages: Cheap to run
Disadvantages: none

I was fed up with forking out money on petrol for my car, as I spent most of the time sitting in traffic jams, which is just a waste of petrol, in my opinion. One particular morning I was sitting in my car in a traffic jams completely bored, when this ...

tallguy 12.05.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha V Star Classic XVS650

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V-star - aka DragStar 650

Advantages: Nice styling. Best 'Harley' lookalike for the money.
Disadvantages: Poor build quality and spec.

Bought mine new in 1997. Loved it from the word go apart from its tendency to stall as you pull away on a part warm engine. Very reliable but for battery. As I used it more I felt the brakes were inadequate (only 1 disc on front and drum rear - and it is ...

adriancherry 16.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha V Star Classic XVS650

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Get your motor runnin...

Advantages: Cheap to run, no chain to adjust
Disadvantages: Struggles two up on motorways, rear spokes

The Vstar Classic motorcycle. In England, it's known as a Dragstar. It comes in 2 sizes, 650 and 1100 and in 2 varieties; Classic, and what is known as Custom, versions. This review is of the 650 Classic. Basically the difference between custom and clas ...

slowaneasy 28.04.2004 · Read full review
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Diamond review  Can girls really ride motorbikes?

Advantages: Faster than a speeding bullet
Disadvantages: Where do I put me socks?

THIS REVIEW WAS UPDATED 19th March 2006: go to the reveiw end for the latest on this awesome motorbike! -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Well in my experience there are three types of FEMALE motorcyclist. ...

jellibaby 02.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha YZF-R1

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'99 R1 rocks the road for me!

Advantages: Quick, Fast, exciting to ride and stylish.. as well as Japanese and reliable!
Disadvantages: Twitchy front end on earlier models, needs stearing damper.

I own a 1999 Yamaha YZF-R1 (1000cc) in V&M custom race colours (Red/Yellow flames and sponsors). I bought the bike just short of two years ago for approx £4,000 from a dealer. The bike had only done 4,500 dry miles (genuine as a good friend knows the ...

jpasurvey44 08.03.2008 · Read full review
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