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xRider
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Real Name: Marc
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My Motorcycle: Motomia Enzo 150cc
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#1 Unread post by xRider »

Well I am new here and bought my first bike 2 weeks ago. It is a Motomia Enzo 150cc. I am 17 and got my learners license yesterday so I thought it join this forum.
Anyways, I'm looking forward to using this forum!
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#2 Unread post by mogster »

:hithere:

:welcome4: to the forum

You have made a good choice with joining TMW

Oh to be 17 ............... :lol:
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#3 Unread post by Johnj »

Hello Marc and welcome to the forum. I'd like to see your bike so please post a picture.
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#4 Unread post by gerjets »

Hi Marc...

Welcome to the forum AND especially to riding.

I've got two boys - both older than you - I know how they wanted to do everything FAST at your age (driving cars, riding motorcycles, you name it). I know you're not on a big bike, but still, as a new rider, please take it slow and easy...get used to your ride, treat it with respect, and you'll have years of enjoyment with this activity. Have a great time with your new bike!

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#5 Unread post by blues2cruise »

Hi Marc

:welcome: to TMW from :canada:

Take it easy and enjoy your bike. :)
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#6 Unread post by xRider »

Thanks for the welcome everyone! :) I attached a pic of the bike.
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#7 Unread post by blues2cruise »

Looks like a perfect beginner bike/commuting bike. Probably gets great gas mileage, too.
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#8 Unread post by totalmotorcycle »

:welcome2: Marc to the Total Motorcycle Community AND to motorcycling!!!

That is a nice classic standard bike you have to start off with, you will have an absolute BLAST riding. Just remember, always wear your gear and ride safe, you have a whole life of fun ahead of you. :D

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#9 Unread post by xRider »

blues2cruise wrote:Looks like a perfect beginner bike/commuting bike. Probably gets great gas mileage, too.
Yea that's why I bought it and it does have great gas mileage. It has a 9L tank including 1.5L reserve. With 1 liter I can get 40km (25 miles) so if I fill her up I can go 360km (224 miles).
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#10 Unread post by sunshine229 »

Hello and welcome, from the :uk: and :canada:

Sweet choice for a starter bike! Have fun and see you around the forums. :mrgreen:
Andrea :sun:

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