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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-10-2017, 06:42 PM Thread Starter
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New guy from Sydney.

Hi guys.
I recently got my bike licence and picked up a ducati monster 659 for my first bike.
It was love at first sight and ive been having a great time evert since learning on it.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-11-2017, 03:44 PM
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Welcome bones! While there are lower powered first bikes, your Monster has fairly linear throttle response, so can be a good first bike with a little restraint.

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It was love at first sight and ive been having a great time evert since learning on it.
Welcome and Enjoy.

That series of air-cooled Monsters were stunning IMHO and I was sad to see them dropped from the line-up a few years back. Fortunately, I'm very pleased to see their return.

Sadly, we don't have the 659 in Canada, only the 797 which has a higher seat height.

Current rides:
2016 Black Ducati Monster 1200 R
2016 White Ducati Panigale 959

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