Hello - KTM Duke 390 Forum
 7Likes
  • 7 Post By Olesya
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 Old 09-17-2019, 08:55 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2019
Posts: 1
(Thread Starter)
Hello

My name is Olesia, i m from Russia, from Siberia- Novosibirsk city. I decided to buy Duke 390, but it will be my first bike. Now I have experience only in Moto school and some hours after and continue.
Why Duke? Bike for me is like a dog, or may be like a child... I want it for a long time. Now I m studying about it. 🤓And soon it will be heavy winter here. I have enough time to be ready to buy my Duke.
Olesya is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 Old 09-17-2019, 10:11 AM
Junior Member
 
Motocrash's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Location: N.E. Ohio
Posts: 19
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by Olesya View Post
Why Duke? Bike for me is like a dog, or may be like a child... I want it for a long time..
I have been riding on the street for 40 years. I've had countless street bikes, from a Yamaha DT125 all the way up to several 1000cc+ sport bikes. I do, and will, own bigger and faster bikes but my 390 Duke is a keeper.


"The ability to speak does not make you intelligent" ~Qui-Gon Jinn
Motocrash is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 09-17-2019, 10:51 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 138
Welcome Olesya from Idaho USA.

The Duke 390 is a very capable bike and also a great first bike as well

What’s a valve train?
Whyzee is online now  
 
post #4 of 6 Old 09-18-2019, 07:57 AM
Senior Member
 
Whiskey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Location: Kennesaw GA, US
Posts: 404
Garage
Welcome from the US!

2017 Duke 390

Only a motorcycle rider can understand why a dog sticks his head out of the window.
Whiskey is online now  
post #5 of 6 Old 09-20-2019, 11:35 AM
Senior Member
 
B7ACKTHORN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: Been Around
Posts: 740
A fast wave from down South. Welcome to the boards. Do post some pictures.

Cheers!
V

Fool me once - Shame on you
Fool me twice - I'll kick your @rse
B7ACKTHORN is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 09-28-2019, 04:37 AM
Senior Member
 
duke200's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Greece
Posts: 404
Welcome. Since you re new rider, I have to tell you always ride with textile clothes and helmet. Remember that public roads are not for track racing. Also keep in mind that while riding you have to make quickly and constantly calculations of possible mistakes that car drivers might do so its easier to make these calculations if riding slower.

Sent from my ASUS_X00HD using Tapatalk
duke200 is online now  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome