I've been debating about getting a bike for a little while now, but will something from the 70's do me good or harm?
Long story short I'm a designer that doesn't know the product he's designing. There have been many times this year where I said: "Oh, if I rode I would of known that". It also doesn't hurt that bikes I like are cheap. But I have a few questions for those that care/know.
Is a 500 too big for a first bike? Does it really even matter, cant I just not rev it out while learning?
Should BMW's be avoided? Aka are Japanese bikes more reliable?
Is 70+mpg real world?
And here are some things I like: