I want a used sport bike for ~500-2000$ what do I buy?

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    First bike, don't really care if it does 0-60 in 2 seconds or 8 seconds, as long as it doesn't look retarded and it handles good/easily.
     
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    Junkie re-tarded OT Supporter

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    ninja 250/500

    fzr600
    zx6d/e
    cbr600 f/f2
     
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    Wait for a good deal on an ex500. I loved mine and put many miles on it. Even did a 2500 mile trip. It's up to the task, don't underestimate it.
     
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    :cool: thanks for the ideas so far. Tried another forum and every reply is basically "you're going to die" hsugh
     
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    Swift http://www.bounceweb.com

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    lol, what do you think looks retarded and not retarded? If you have a little bit more cash to spare because it magically appears, I'd recommend the 2008 Ninja 250R (I have it! ZOMG)... it's great :big grin:
     
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    If that doesn't look retarded to you than anything should work.

    Should be able to find a used ninja 250 or an ex500, maybe a ninja 500 if you're lucky. Probably want something built in the last 10 years or so though.
     
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    The EX500 (aka Ninja 500) hasn't changed since 1994. It's tried and true. Same could be said about the EX250 (ninja 250) - it just finally got a redesign this year. Hopefully the ex500 will get a redesign next.
     
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    Swift http://www.bounceweb.com

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    If the 500 gets a redesign I'll be over it like bread on butter :big grin:
     
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    :o
     
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    Spokane crew? :wavey:

    An older 600 would be a good choice. A Ninja or GS 500 would be a great choice too. I started on a dual sport. Just bought a ZX-6RR but still love to ride my XT350.
     
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