Originally Posted by mheitman
ha! somehow I knew that was going to be the answer.
just tired of questioning my self everytime someone asks what kind of bike. I say 919 and then I get the 'blank stare'
I've actually wondered myself, then I stopped caring.
I usually say 9-19, but I wouldn't call it's little sibling the 5-99. Sounds like a discount bike. 5-9-9 just sounds better.
I've never heard what the official pronunciation is.