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Old 23rd July 2013, 18:46   #31
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Are you sure about that? I doubt if any bike can do 172 kmph in first gear!! That way, considering the gearing the top speed of the bike will be way beyond realistic limits. But if thats true, these are some kickass machines!
I recall reading Motorcycle USA testing the 1000's & this was the biggest news for me back then.

Then, Bike India had collaborated with MCN & there were similar reports there as well.

In , you may see how close to 299kmph do they do in 5th prior to snicking in 6th.


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Old 29th January 2014, 22:44   #32
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Though a bit late, let me thank you all for the wishes(after couple of failed attempts my membership was finally approved today)

Coming to the bike,have been doing regular weekend break-fast rides as well as to places in and around hyderabad(srisailam,anantigiri hills..etc).All i can say is she doing exceptionally well and don't fail to surprise me every time i take her out for a ride.
I will start a new thread for ownership experience and try to keep it updated as much as possible


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@harsha : Welcome. I now handover the thread to you. Why not continue your ownership in this thread itself? It's all about your bike in here.
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Thread closed. Ownership thread has been posted here (Story of my Fizzy Monster - The Yamaha FZ1). Please continue discussion in the link provided.
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