General Honda 600cc

Discussion in 'Super Sports' started by ArcticFire-Account Closed, Tuesday 24th Jun, 2014.

  1. ArcticFire-Account Closed Banned Getting Started

    Scotland Graham Scotland
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    Impressive riding. Just watched it full screen, like the bit where he catches up on the three riders.

     
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  2. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    Moved to Motocycle section ,Love the TT
     
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  3. steve4536 Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Tremendous stuff....the faith these guys have in their bikes and tyres as well as their own ability is just awesome.
     
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    Scotland Graham Scotland
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    The fastest I had ever been on my GSXR600 was 164mph, it's the strangest feeling as reality sort of disappears and it almost feels like your are playing a computer game. At those speeds I think the balance between rider and bike shifts heavily towards the bike! lol

    Cars just seemed boring for quite a long time after my days of riding but it wasn't until the Accord that I started enjoying cars again. Difficult to match the acceleration of a bike though unless you've got a beast of a car but for £5K you can get superbike performance in a bike compared to ridiculous money for the car equivalent.
     
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  5. bilhound Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    I agree Arcticfire, So my first was a CBR600-FS, that was quick, but then after having a Kawasaki ZX10R I have infinite respect for these guys - the amount of taming a bike needs to be put in it's place, especially around a course like the IOM, is something very impressive indeed!

    Can't wait to get myself back on two wheels!
     
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