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Old 25th May 2010, 00:02   #196
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My first bike was Suzuki Shogun. I fell in love with it for its look and the exhaust note. It served me for 7 years. I thoroughly enjoyed the bike & the rush of power.

Changed to a Pulsar 150. Saw so many of them on the road, thought it had to be good and bought it. It was too slow and my driving style did not go well with it.

Sold it within a year (11 months) & bought the 180 DTSI. But now I drive most of the time, so my ride is hardly used. Just yesterday I took the 180 out of deep slumber and took it for a spin. The air pressure at the rear was down to 12 (almost 4 months later). Have promised myself to drive the bike atleast once a month. Let us see.
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Old 25th May 2010, 01:17   #197
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Inherited my Grandfathers Luna TFR as soon as I was 16. When I turned 18, for a RX135 5 Speed. Later added a RXZ 4 speed, now ride a Honda NSR150SP in addition to my 2 bikes back home.
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Old 25th May 2010, 05:25   #198
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My first two bike was "Hero honda splendor", man i ripped th bike to the core(along with my friends)

the came one by one - max 100r, yamaha 135 5Speed,pulasr 150, pulasr 180 and finally Yamaha FZ 16!
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KB 125, I still have the bike with me. Never will sell that..have loads of college memories with that.
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Old 25th May 2010, 09:20   #200
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First and only bike till now- My 2006 Bajaj Pulsar 180 DTSi.

Run 30k+ kms.
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Old 25th May 2010, 09:52   #201
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Was the 2nd Zundapp Fury ZX175 with Brembo Discbrakes
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Old 25th May 2010, 12:06   #202
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My first bike was a Hero Puch 3G way back in 1998.
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Old 25th May 2010, 12:42   #203
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my bikes that i owned in order.

1) IND SUZUKI AX100 - 1985 ( 1998 - 1999 )
2) YAMAHA RX100 - 1987 ( 1999 - 2009 )
3) BULLET 350 - 1988 ( 2010 )
4) YAMAHA RD350 1985 ( COMING SOON )

out side these i have ridden yezdi roadking 1996 (Cousins ), bajaj chetak and Vespa ( Dad's, Vespa sold ) Rajdoot 175 ( 1971 make,uncles and he still has it) many other mopeds and bikes from friends and cousins.

got addicted to only RX100 and now getting an RD350 soon.
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Old 25th May 2010, 13:15   #204
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Suzuki Samurai - still have it
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Old 25th May 2010, 17:44   #205
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Learnt riding on my Dad's Max 100 / R
And got myself a P150 in 2004.
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Old 25th May 2010, 18:08   #206
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The first bike I ever rode on a regular basis was a BSA Goldstar in Darjeeling. It was of unknown ownership and lying with the hostel gardener there. I learnt riding on that and rode that for about a year. Yet to find a better feeling vehicle.

After moving base to Kolkata, I rode my dad's bikes. 1985 RE Standard 350 and 1987 RD350. In fact I have fond memories of father and son rides (after all T-BHPians never race on the streets, right?).

After I moved to Bangalore, I used a Pulsar C150 for 3 years (2003-2006). Despite doing all sorts of stuff to it, failed to ever get out of it what I wanted.

After I landed a job and myself in Andhra Pradesh bought myself a RE Electra 5S (KS) in 2007. Still married to her
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Old 25th May 2010, 18:25   #207
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mine is RX135b 1998 model and i still have it
i bought it in final year of engineering. now it’s lying at home town. wanted to restore it but now rainy season will start. So may be next September or October i shall restore it !
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Old 25th May 2010, 18:51   #208
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The first one i drove was a Rajdoot. and scooter category was Vijay Super which my dad owned at that time
Then the used bikes owned during my college days were, shogun, KB100, RX100. and LML Trendy(hated it like any thing, still at home as a scrap. Tried to sell and the price offered was 750/-, A real manufacturing defected vehicle)

In 2004 bought a new pulsar150-DTSi, Still own it .

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Old 25th May 2010, 19:21   #209
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Learned to drive on my father's Yezdi CLII.
Had the Bullet parked in the head since childhood. Landed up in the first job; used to be paid peanuts: skipped meals and did things likewise to cough up enough to own my 1990 Standard 350, I fondly call "Kurumbi" (naughty girl in malayalam )
Since then life moved on for good. Cars and Bikes came in and out, but she grew so close to my heart, that I will never part ways with her. God willing.

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Old 26th May 2010, 14:30   #210
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My first bike is bajaj CT100 2004 model. I was the one who bought this mileage machine at the time of launch in chennai. I still remember that ppl asked me about it's mileage (typical indian question) ,suspension etc on almost everyday when I go to office. It gives around 70+ till i sold it. The only reason i sold this to get my dream machine Pulsar 180 DTS-i.
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