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Looking to buy a race bike...

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by mr_sikma, May 7, 2012.

  1. Hey



    So I want to hit the track but don't want to take my road bike out there!

    Where's the best place to look to find something and any ideas?

    I'm currently riding a Z1000 and I'm about 5,10 and 105kgs...

    Thanks
     
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  2. Ct110? Fully customized of course, turbo etc. :)
     
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  3. Haha top speed of 90?
     
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  4. i would say good places is various forums if you are looking for a pre made racer.

    they come up on netrider not to unoften, i know for my state there is the forum NSWrats which should have a few for sale. but yea just check out forums and clubs.
     
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  5. ebay, also adrenaline performance bikes sell stat and repairable write offs.

    gumtree might be the go too.

    also have a good read at classes and categories in the 2012 Manual of Motorsport (MoMS) BEFORE you buy a bike. There's some odd rules about certain classes in relation to modifications and fairings and the like.

    there's quite a few of us track junkies in rAdelaide... there's a ride day at mallala on sunday 13th - if you've time come up and see what's what and have a look at what other people are riding, have a chat with a few people. the bike you pick has a big influence on what races you can enter and also how much it'll cost you in terms of brake pads, tyres, etc.
     
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