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Suzuki GS500F - Seeing your first bike resurface online

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Endo C, Aug 31, 2015.

  1. Just thought I'd share this Bikesales ad that I found randomly.

    This was my first bike which I bought for $5,000 back in 2011 and sold for $5,250 to an older gentlemen and his son. Find it on Bikesales many years and thousands of KM's later it has appreciated to $6,000. If you happen to buy this bike, you could get a return on investment of around 2.4% pa (based on past prices). Returns are pretty much on par with leaving it in the bank plus you get a Motorcycle to use! Solid investment.



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    But in all seriousness, if you happen to be looking at this one, happy to PM you details to use against the dealer so you can get it for a better price.

    $6,000...What a joke...
     
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  2. That's amazing, thanks, I can now justify all my purchases to the 'Minister for Finance'!
     
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  3. That's amazing, thanks, I can now justify all my purchases to the 'Minister for Finance'!
     
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  4. how does that work?
     
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  5. I would prepare a depreciation schedule for the minister but I have to warn you, I'm forecasting negative depreciation for all future years;)
     
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  6. I think I just bought it for less than its market value at the time.

    The only time you'll see the village bicycle become more desirable the more it gets passed around Lol
     
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  7. It must be the rim tape...
     
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  8. That's nothing in just 6 months my Gs500 appreciated from $500 to almost $3000. Don't invest in property or shares, it appears that The gs500 is the way to go.
     
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