History of the Honda Fireblade - Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org
General Discussion General Motorcycle Discussion. If it's related to motorcycles in any way, and doesn't fit into a more specific forum, it goes here.

User Tag List

 7Likes
  • 2 Post By Gunk
  • 1 Post By Gunk
  • 2 Post By nigelrb
  • 1 Post By IanDoohan
  • 1 Post By nigelrb
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 8 Old 07-05-2019, 5:52 PM Thread Starter
Supporting Member
 
Gunk's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-22-2015
Location: Oxford, UK
Age: 54
Posts: 1,990
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 466 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 22
                     
Garage
History of the Honda Fireblade

Interesting UK article here worth reading.

https://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocia...onda-fireblade
IanDoohan and chuckhunter like this.

1993 CBR900 RR P
1994 CBR900 RR R Urban Tiger Project (now sold)
Gunk is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 8 Old 07-06-2019, 12:35 AM
Supporting Member
 
nigelrb's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-16-2019
Location: Worcester, England
Posts: 412
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 5
         
Garage
Send a message via Skype™ to nigelrb
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Seen it before, but always good to refresh our memories.

Particularly impressed that the 954 is considered, 'the thinking man's superbike.' So true!

2018 CBR1000RR SP2 / 2011 CBR1000RR / 2004 CBR1000RR / 2003 CBR954RR / 2001 CBR929RR (Erion Racing Edition)
1985 Honda VF1000R / 1985 Honda NS400R
2007 MV F4 1000R
nigelrb is offline  
post #3 of 8 Old 07-06-2019, 6:09 AM Thread Starter
Supporting Member
 
Gunk's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-22-2015
Location: Oxford, UK
Age: 54
Posts: 1,990
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 466 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 22
                     
Garage
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Quote:
Originally Posted by nigelrb View Post
Seen it before, but always good to refresh our memories.

Particularly impressed that the 954 is considered, 'the thinking man's superbike.' So true!
That wouldn’t be because you own one, would it?
nigelrb likes this.

1993 CBR900 RR P
1994 CBR900 RR R Urban Tiger Project (now sold)
Gunk is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 8 Old 07-09-2019, 3:12 AM
 
Join Date: 06-26-2019
Location: Nashville TN
Posts: 24
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 0
 
Garage
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Thanks for sharing. Bookmarked!

"You don't stop riding when you get old, you get old when you stop riding." ― Anonymous


Current love — 2006 Honda Fireblade 1000RR
~24k and counting
~Integrated taillight
~Flush mount turn signals
~HID 8k headlights
~Enter moto guides
bladerunnerrr is offline  
post #5 of 8 Old 07-11-2019, 10:07 AM
President: Team Full Chat
 
IanDoohan's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-28-2013
Location: Connecticut,USA
Age: 47
Posts: 6,947
Mentioned: 64 Post(s)
Tagged: 4 Thread(s)
Quoted: 625 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 101
                     
Garage
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Quote:
Originally Posted by nigelrb View Post
Seen it before, but always good to refresh our memories.

Particularly impressed that the 954 is considered, 'the thinking man's superbike.' So true!

My 99 900RR Track Build Link:Track Build 900RRX

My Red Rocker 93 Build Link: Café 900RRP
IanDoohan is offline  
post #6 of 8 Old 07-11-2019, 1:55 PM
Supporting Member
 
nigelrb's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-16-2019
Location: Worcester, England
Posts: 412
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 5
         
Garage
Send a message via Skype™ to nigelrb
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade



IanDoohan and Gunk like this.

2018 CBR1000RR SP2 / 2011 CBR1000RR / 2004 CBR1000RR / 2003 CBR954RR / 2001 CBR929RR (Erion Racing Edition)
1985 Honda VF1000R / 1985 Honda NS400R
2007 MV F4 1000R
nigelrb is offline  
post #7 of 8 Old 07-12-2019, 12:26 AM
President: Team Full Chat
 
IanDoohan's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-28-2013
Location: Connecticut,USA
Age: 47
Posts: 6,947
Mentioned: 64 Post(s)
Tagged: 4 Thread(s)
Quoted: 625 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 101
                     
Garage
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Quote:
Originally Posted by nigelrb View Post
I know I've said it before, but you really are a great fit here Nigel. We need more of us
Gunk likes this.

My 99 900RR Track Build Link:Track Build 900RRX

My Red Rocker 93 Build Link: Café 900RRP
IanDoohan is offline  
post #8 of 8 Old 07-12-2019, 3:25 AM
Supporting Member
 
nigelrb's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-16-2019
Location: Worcester, England
Posts: 412
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 5
         
Garage
Send a message via Skype™ to nigelrb
Re: History of the Honda Fireblade

Quote:
Originally Posted by IanDoohan View Post
I know I've said it before, but you really are a great fit here Nigel. We need more of us
Thanks for the nice compliment.

Just a shame my 3 former wives didn't share your wisdom!
IanDoohan likes this.

2018 CBR1000RR SP2 / 2011 CBR1000RR / 2004 CBR1000RR / 2003 CBR954RR / 2001 CBR929RR (Erion Racing Edition)
1985 Honda VF1000R / 1985 Honda NS400R
2007 MV F4 1000R
nigelrb is offline  
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org > General Motorcycling > General Discussion

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
A valid e-mail address is REQUIRED. You will not have access to any site features until you activate your account using the activation e-mail that is sent to this address.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










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



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

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