Originally Posted by Loadedagain
I have always loved the round-finned cylinders of the older Guzzis. The jugs
just look "right." And I think stripping it down to a "bare-bones" bike is a good
idea. People seem to respond positively to "antique-looking" bikes. I've have
many more people walk over to talk to me about my Ural now that I stripped
the fairing, and fancy seat off it. (practically every time I stop to fill up the tank,
now that I think of it).
Of course, if you don't like being nice to people you don't know and have never met,
then this might not be such a great idea. For me, it makes me feel less isolated.