Hmmm, less power, 6 lbs heavier, 1.2 in front and .8 in rear extra suspension travel, and $500 more than the 650R..... Frankly, I don't see the attraction, that front faring is just odd... Just my opinion of course....Lochlyn Deckard said:
Well it was introduced in Canada and overseas last year. It was my understanding that it's quite a nice bike:nasfaw said:Considering it's NEW FOR 2008, very hard to find parts for it. I would wait a year or two before purchasing it to see how market reacts to it (I'm doing the same thing for Windows Vista.)
Same hereLochlyn Deckard said:It's funny how people either hate the look of the bike or like it quite a bit; not a lot of in-betweens. Reminds me of the attitude with the Suzuki V-Strom, which I also like.