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Do your bikes have names?

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Black Magic, Dec 1, 2006.

  1. Does everyone have a name for their bike or is it just me?
    My ER6F is called 'Black Magic.' My ZZR250 was called 'Black Beauty.'


     
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  2. Having a very dry sense of humour at times, I really love an oxymoron, hence why I call my bike (virago 250) "the beast" :LOL:
     
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  3. I don't name my bikes. It just makes it harder on you when you break them. :wink: :)
     
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  4. No name, no reason
     
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  5. haha i do it too
    I usaly do it based on how the exhust and the name sounds together

    Honda MVX was called bob
    Daliem VR called Daisy
    NSR called Nessy
    GSXR gerbert
     
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  6. Call mine the lawnmower sometimes ;)
     
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  7. I too call mine 'The Beast" or 'Buzzbomb' (Its a Lambretta GP200).

    It gets called 'You Bastard' and other more choice names when it doesn't go.
     
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  8. No point, they don't come when you call them...
     
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  9. lol. but when they get that look in their headlights and the revs in ur brain they call u and u go to them
     
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  10. So i guess the real question is, "What does your bike call you??"

    Now we're getting Zen... love fridays.
     
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  11. My little hottie is called "FRED"

    I dont know why, but i love his name and it suits him... :p
     
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  12. Mines called Ed, cause that is what it says on the back before the numbers :roll:
     
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  13. ......she

    coz she goes fast, is easy to ride
    looks fantastic and costs a lot to own





    and apologies to all the female members :p
     
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  14. Very funny! I would have to say very true as well....
     
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  15. very true of those of us who have ZX12R's

    me thinks you might wanna stay with the ER6 :grin:
     
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  16. Do a search, this was covered not so long ago, there were some good ones too, from memory!

    Mine is known as the Grumpy Trumpy.
     
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  17. Little Bike.

    I talk to my bike everytime I see it. It is neither he nor she. However, lately I've been refering to it as a she, I don't know why, it's kind of creepy.

    My car is Little Car, but that was becasue it doesn't go fast enough, so I started saying "go Little Car, go".

    I think the name got passed on, but I don't need to say go Little Bike, go.
     
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  18. Cute Chani!
    My bikes have all had the 'black' theme going...hence 'Black Beauty' and 'Black Magic'.
    I just had to name my bike- it is my best friend and partner!
     
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  19. I didn't give my old fazer a name but could never work out if she was a man or woman. Since I've sold her I think she is a woman...making another guy happy now....
     
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  20. Madman,I think all bikes are girls (unfortunately Smitty summed it up with the looks fantastic and costs a lot to own comment!) :wink:
     
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