- View Single Post - What makes a good starter bike?
View Single Post
post #5 of (permalink) Old 08-13-2009, 06:38 PM
World 500 GP Champion
jerome_oneil's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Bellevue
Posts: 8,047
Thanks: 1
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
The weight thing is over rated. What matters is weight distribution. I'd rather put a n00b on a 500lb cruiser than a 350lb sport bike. It's the center of gravity that matters, not the over all weight.

If the bike carries a lot of it's weight high, it's probably not going to be a great choice.
jerome_oneil is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome