Originally Posted by Mathias
The closest bike I can think of was the BMW K75RT, which hasn't been around for ages. Currently, if you want something mid-sized for commuting and touring, our only choices were maxi-scoots.
Touring on a small bike is fun. Surely there are some people out there wanting to update their R80RT or K75RT by now.
And remember that the last K75RT's sold in 1995 were $11K in the US! So the Deauville doesn't seem quite so expensive 15 years later.