Go Back   Team-BHP > BHP India > Motorbikes

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 14th January 2009, 19:36   #46
cruiser_1982's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Chennai
Posts: 313
Thanked: 16 Times

My first one was the no problem bike - Samurai. Had it for around 4 years and then bought the Pulsar 1st generation. Sold it in 3 months as I was going abroad for a couple of years. Came back and bought a current generation pulsar. I would rate Suzuki Samurai the best in performance and reliability. These days getting some of the Pulsar spares are so tough.
cruiser_1982 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 11:04   #47
Senior - BHPian
esteem_lover's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Madras/Py
Posts: 7,554
Thanked: 445 Times

Originally Posted by GTO View Post
First was a Kinetic Honda *ducks for cover*.

You really dont have to GTO. The KH was an awesome auto tranny scooter. I still have one. The suspension, braking, lights are its major let downs.
esteem_lover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 11:33   #48
saurabh711's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Pune
Posts: 100
Thanked: 0 Times

Hero Honda CD100 Deluxe (1989 model)

Got it from my brother...
saurabh711 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 12:07   #49
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 388
Thanked: 19 Times

1. a Yellow Bajaj Super :( .. dad got a used one for me when I was in college. Friends used to ask 'Where are you going with this pregnant woman?')
2. RX 100 A great mobike. Got it after lot of cribs back home
3. HH Sleek - my mistake with used vehicles. Got it months after I got into my first job - paid for the impatience. Was a really bad one
4. RX 135 (Can' put more smiley's) - an awesome mobike - had to sell it off when I went for higher studies
Jeep is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 12:07   #50
raghu.t.k's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chennai
Posts: 446
Thanked: 161 Times

My first was a lambretta, after which I bought my RXZ, which I still use.
raghu.t.k is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 12:31   #51
rshiv's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 39
Thanked: 3 Times

Ind-Suzuki was my first bike though I need to wait for few years to get a license.
rshiv is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 12:47   #52
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Utopia!
Posts: 577
Thanked: 84 Times

1. Ind-Suzuki: (Was incidentally the 2nd Ind-Suzuki to be sold in Kerala
2. Yamaha RX100: This was totalled in an accident
3. Yamaha RX100: Got Stolen, Never Recovered
4. Yamaha RD350 : Enjoyed the brute to the hilt but finally gifted it to my cousin; could not stand an RD350 being left unused after I graduated to cars
5. Suzuki Shogun: Purchased it to be a no non-sense bike to fill the void left by RD, but lost interest very soon, Sold it off to an eager-beaver.

Present Scenario: No bikes; On a constant battle with myself to justify the purchase of a Litre-Class bike. Some day the heart will win over the mind ;-)

Last edited by Digital Vampire : 16th January 2009 at 12:48.
Digital Vampire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 14:12   #53
prabhuav's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 670
Thanked: 112 Times

1) 1992 Royal Enfield 350 standard - first bike. bought it in 1995 had it for 10 years
2) 1992 Honda Nighthawk cb750 - had it for 30 months
3) 2002 Honda Hornet cb919 - still have it
4) 1998 Royal Enfield CI 500 - my little runabout
prabhuav is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 14:33   #54
Senior - BHPian
ac 427's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 1,332
Thanked: 114 Times

Very very Special for me

A 1983 Royal Enfield Bullet Std

ac 427 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th January 2009, 14:39   #55
msvg's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: USA / Bangalore
Posts: 198
Thanked: 15 Times

Hi All
My first Bike was Kinetic Honda back in the year 2000. Silver colour,zx model was giving 42 km/lt mileage had run 18000 kms when sold in the year 2003 .My first love
msvg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19th January 2009, 06:45   #56
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Trivandrum
Posts: 9
Thanked: 0 Times
Default ma ride

My first ride was a LML Vespa Star 150cc scooter. It was my fathers. i started learning to rie in that only. Then in 2004 I got my pulsar 150 DTSi. Till now I am using that one only....
cfnamic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19th January 2009, 22:59   #57
Senior - BHPian
SunnyBoi's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Mysore / B'lore
Posts: 1,583
Thanked: 2,767 Times

My first was my grandpa's Luna TFR which I used for 2 years, since I had a 50cc DL for 2 years before I got a geared one. Later bought a RX, learnt properly to ride on it. Still have both
SunnyBoi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20th January 2009, 13:28   #58
praJEEP's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Bengaluru
Posts: 537
Thanked: 3 Times

My first ride was a scooter not a bike good old bajaj cub i have not parted with this baby till now, later upgraded to HH passion.
praJEEP is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20th January 2009, 13:34   #59
Senior - BHPian
getsurya's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Hyderabad
Posts: 1,381
Thanked: 944 Times

My first bike was a black Yamaha RX100(in my 12th class:1988). Fought with my dad for this! Had this with me till 1998!! Gave it to a cousin as was in immaculate condition!!(regret not keeping it)
This is when my first car an glorious white M800 came into my life.
getsurya is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21st January 2009, 13:42   #60
Senior - BHPian
chiragh_bir's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: In front of you :P
Posts: 1,123
Thanked: 69 Times

first bike was (is.. still with me ) cbz ..
chiragh_bir is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Which Bike is this?? (Mini bike) Gansan Motorbikes 7 20th April 2011 18:01
Your first trip in your first car udaydesai Street Experiences 24 14th April 2011 15:35
Movie or Music Video in which your car or bike has been featured. Maximum_torque Shifting gears 8 5th February 2010 22:27
Which one should be my first bike??? cool.aquarian Motorbikes 15 26th March 2007 17:21
Which bike? Need to change discover with lighter bike pingme Motorbikes 9 8th September 2006 17:39

All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 02:43.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks