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New bike thread #452124

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by robbied, Nov 17, 2008.

  1. After a long search I ended up visiting Honda and picked this up today:



    2008 CBR 600RR. I took it out to the Dandenong's today and it's such a tight package. Corners with scalpel-like precision. Brakes and suspension are amazing. Even in 6th it pulls so hard from 100km/h. The mid-range on this bike rocks. Yay.
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  2. Your brake-fluid reservoir isn't black!

    Better fix that, ay?
     
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  3. Wow, I knew they sometimes had gear, but now they've got bikes! :shock:

    Just one question, how did they fit it in that tiny bag?

    Nice bike mate :)
     
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  4. its a honda :? ...but at least the rear right indicator works.

    looks nice in black as does everything.
     
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  5. Beaut bike mate! Love the colour.

    (although the pedantic amongst us will insist that black is in fact not a colour, but a shade etc etc..)

    Enjoy it!
     
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  6. Very nice bike mate! Enjoy!
     
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  7. Way ahead of you

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  8. Thanks for the replies guys! It was a really hard choice between the black/red and all-black, they both look good.
     
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  9. Niiice.

    And people ask why they make black bikes! Because they look fcuking awesome!! That's why.
     
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  10. Or you could have gone Blue like mine...
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    Congrats mate, you made the right choice! :grin: Let me know when you want to go for a fang somewhere... he he
     
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  11. yay!!!

    black looks nice, but it gets a little boring quick. I hope mine doesnt stay black much longer
     
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  12. Fantastic looking bike mate! Iv been considering purchasing one of these new for a few months now, what price did you get her for if I may ask?

    Cheers Ben
     
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  13. I took one for a ride last week and it answered a lot of questions as to why we have so many on the roads.

    I still personally think they are fugly, but have to admit it makes aavergaes riders look good!

    enjoy your new bike mate and well done!
     
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  14. Nice! I've always like the 600RR, even before I got into motorbikes.
    Just a quick question. Is it just me, or has the rear brake light been moved from above the exhaust (the 2 or 3 rows of LED's) to part of the fender. What was the point of doing that?
     
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  15. Easier to remove brake lights for track days
     
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  16. Love it!

    Hope you have a blast on it.
     
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  17. Congrats mate !!!
    Looks Great :)
     
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  18. Thanks guys, this things so much fun! I'll take a few more pics in the daytime.

    Dougz: the bike I test rode several times was that blue/white colour which I really liked but there was only black, black/red, hanspree and tricolour in stock. I really liked the black/red but wasn't 100% sure.

    B3NKobe: I paid just a smidgen over 13k rideaway. If you want to know the dealership PM me.
     
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  19. most places are selling them for 12k + orc
     
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  20. Nice bike mate :)

    Of course I like the tri-color. But good choice non-the-less :D
     
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