Originally Posted by Dreamdaddy
I have a '79 project XS650G Standard. It is a dream machine. I dream of all kinds of things to turn it into. The most long lasting dream is to turn it into an adventure tourer with a 21" front wheel, some new design dual sport tires and plastic fenders. I would also like to build a set of high scrambler pipes for it.
Originally Posted by 22manyrides
The 79 STD is the rarest 650 of them all. Last year of the STD and very, very limited production!
Maybe true for the US, here in Germany the STD was sold until '82
Here a pic of my '80: