Wanted - A touring bike

Discussion in 'Motorcycle Buy and Sell' started by Rainbow, Apr 15, 2013.

  1. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    I spend summer sand winter in Australia and Autumn and Spring in Thailand.
    I'm arriving back early May and looking for a road or dual purpose bike approx 450cc or bigger.
    It should be less than 10 years old and in good mechanical nick.
    I'm based in Phitsanulok and find the Wave a bit slow in the mountains.

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  3. Rosco

    Rosco New Member

    Hi Ian
    This may just be the ticket, my BMW F650GS is for sale. The Bike is in excellent condition with genuine low kms (21000).
    Rego, until Oct2013, five and a half years old. 330000 THB.
    Always under cover. Center stand and side stand. Panniers and tank pack included
    Serviced regularly with receipts.
    Great bike for touring. Ph 0818854909 or email s_rossh@hotmail.com
  4. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    Thanks, Rosco.
    I like the BM's - have owned many over the years and still have a '81 R100RT Police Special in OZ that I do the "off centre rally" and other big rides with.
    I do not want to spend 330K baht on a second hand bike. I can buy a new Honda 500 for 200k baht or a new Versys for 380K.

  5. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    I do not wish to pay more than 200K Baht as I can buy a new Honda 500 for that.

  6. neil g

    neil g Member

    Hi Ian ,, touring bike you say..look no further
    I have a great bike Triumph ST 1050 sports/touring
    Too many extras thrown in .....bought from new in Bangkok , just over 3 years old mint condition
    check out my link on here "Triumph Sprint ST"
    at 450,000 bht. i'm practically giving it away....and the reason why is...i fancy a change ...nothing more than that!
    give us call if your interested. 086 777 1962
  7. pattayanung

    pattayanung Member

    hello for sale ktm 690 enduro r 20011 5700km acrapovic an meni extras. or suzuki drz 400 2007 12000mk bikes legal grenn book.
  8. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    Thanks for the replies to date.
    I neglected to mention that I do not wish to pay more than 200k Baht as for that money I can buy a new Honda 500.
    I do like the Versys I hired but they are close to 400k Baht these days new hence am looking for a second hand bike
  9. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    Thanks for the replies.
    I'm only wanting to spend 200,00 Baht as for that money I can buy a new Honda 500.
    My preference is for a Versys, though.
  10. Franz

    Franz Ol'Timer

    Rainbow, with that amount of funds you can get either a second hand ER6N in good shape, the rarer Ninja650R but I think no Versys as they are newer on the market by maybe 2 years and will not sell that low yet. Of course second option would be one of the new Honda CB500 series. You can try and look at various websites for used bikes such as bahtsold and mocyc - dot - com, first is in English, second in Thai. Good luck with your search.......FR
  11. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    Thanks, Franz.
    The ER6 is a good thing - I ride 1 in Australia as my everyday bike.
    Understand demand for Versys is high.
    The Honda 500 not yet released in Australia yet - will want to take the X version for a ride when I get to CM in a few weeks.

  12. Silverliner

    Silverliner Member

    I have a good deal for you. A nice '11 Versys with very low mileage. New tyres and many extras including two sets of pannier bags. Unbelievable asking price! Call 0813470788 in case you are interested. I can speak English.
  13. rhiekel

    rhiekel Ol'Timer

  14. farangwit

    farangwit New Member

  15. robertodimenbro

    robertodimenbro New Member

  16. Rainbow

    Rainbow Member

    Thanks for the posts, blokes.
    Heading to Chiang Mai next Monday to go riding.
    Will grab a 500 from Pops and if I can get a woody - will probably buy 1.
    If not, I'll chase up Silverliner in BKK.

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