Bold new graphics - Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-11-2000, 04:42 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Posts: 1,599
Thumbs up

Just wanted to say that it seems like the recent trends in graphics are much more tasteful than they were in the recent past (Triumph TT excluded-I'm sorry but that paint is ridiculous). I never cared much for the alien-blood yellow on my '95 F3 but the only choice I had was black or white background. Most of the latest bikes have more subdued graphics or nice, monochromatic schemes. I'm certainly not against eye-catching bikes but some of those schemes looked like they let a crackhead loose in Earl Scheib's garage (apologies to any crackheads out there). Maybe I'm too conservative at my ripe old age?

------------------
"Ray, when someone asks you if you are a god, you say YES!!!"
tigerblade is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-11-2000, 05:05 AM
Registered User
 
Mr.TrevorClever's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 525
Talking

I think at one time the manufacturers wanted to make bikes look like toys. I think they try to put some class into the graphics now to pick up on old men. I just mean the civilized crowd likes things to match, where as a crackhead like my self likes bikes with different colored this and that.

Trevor

------------------
Mr.TrevorClever is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-11-2000, 02:51 PM
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Posts: 66
Post

i guess i'm kinda boring i like my bikes black, my harley's black but the bird is silver or grey can't decide, but it will be black soon

------------------
dave is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-12-2000, 12:18 AM
 
Join Date: May 2000
Posts: 58
Thumbs up

i like solids, especially black

more stealth

------------------
GSX-R750 -- If speed kills, do brakes give life?
GSX-R750 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums 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
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

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