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Some people will recommend larger bikes like the SV650, Ninja 650, Katana, GSX650F, or ZZR600, but itís my opinion that these bikes are a little too powerful for somebody with MSF-only riding experience.
I sat on a GSX650F yesterday in Daytona. I wasn't that impressed with it as a beginner bike. Perhaps for someone who has at least a little prior experience of some type (dirt, or coming from cruisers maybe), but for someone with zero experience I would think it would be a little intimidating. It's kind of top-heavy. Didn't seem like it would be easy for a no-experience-new rider to maneuver.
Then again, I sat on the Ninja 250 about 10 minutes before, so perhaps I was comparing it to that, which felt like a bicycle.
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