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Learner rider clocked at 148 Km/h

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by gridkid, Dec 14, 2011.

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  2. Must have been stuck in 6th.....
     
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  3. my Hyo GT250R had my heavy butt doing more than that...ringing its neck :p
     
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  4. oh please. 148km/h. Rookie.

    I remember the day i got nabbed at 155...
     
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  5. OK OK i'll say it then, 'Now that's a FAST learner' lol ok , as you were, sorry to make you spit your coffee out.
    damn phones, back to work :(
     
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  6. ^^ Boom boom!

    ad91on, how long did you lose your licence for?
     
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  7. Not that I condone a leaner at WOT - but my Learner bike was capable of a touch more than that
     
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  9. My learner legal gsr400 does 220 flat out. Proven with my fat ass on it.
     
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  10. 12 months in vic (the state it was issued)

    by the time they told their NSW counterparts, it was 9 months.

    Good times...

    And yes, i was (and still am) on my p's. Go me.
     
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  11. So, *theoretically* ;) what's the fastest LAMs bike in terms of top speed? Hyo 650? Ducati Monster?

    Personally I'm all about 'quick' rather than 'fast', as in 0-80 acceleration where you can have a blast without losing your license. So in that regards then, what's the *quickest* LAMs bike?
     
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  12. virago 250
     
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  13. Probably a KTM 300 EXC
     
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  14. I went for a ride with mate from work an he has a BMW 1000 something something from the 80's. Nice bike, but beside the point. I told him, not too fast, I don't wanna get done. As soon as we were out of traffic and suburbia, he let rip, and I had to really chase to keep up. Well, keep up I did, and the couple of times I glanced down I was somewhere between 140 and 150. And once caught myself at 160. It was a blast.
     
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  15. :rofl:
     
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  16. It wasn't me :)
     
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  17. SXV550, hitting rev limiter at over 200 at the creek. Still getting passed.

    That thing is so hard to ride though.
     
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  18. I can't recall anyone beating me off the lights on my DRZ400 - but then they might not have been trying to. I've seen a KTM 300 and an Aprillia SXV 450 pulling off pretty smartly though.
     
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  19. There's a very steep hill on the Bass Hwy at Penguin. He must of been going down it, not up :)
     
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  20. Te610sm/sxv550 are probably the quickest accelerating bikes on lams

    Poor bloke getting caught though.. As everyone on here would realize those speeds and even a bit higher are not exactly hard to do on a bike
     
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