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Old 07-08-2009, 01:22 PM   #111 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
I've never ridden any other motorcycle any distance, but I have to say I didn't really like my Ninja 250 for long trips ... more than an hour was too long for me. Bothered my neck/shoulders. I'm average height & light build.
Yeah, Ninja's the hunched over riding position would probably be bothersome on long rides. I wonder if I could install some handlebar setbacks for a more upright posture (at the expense of MPG).


2006 Miata Touring 5MT
2006 VW Jetta TDI 6AT (Sold to buy Miata)
2000 Mazda Protege 1.6L 5MT
2002 Mercedes C230 Coupe 5AT (Water damage, totaled)

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