Originally Posted by 22manyrides
Most likely Yamaha's research resulted in the fact that the masses in America wanted specials.
And they didn't even want those a few years later.
A german dealer bought about 1000 Heritage Specials from 82 and 83 which haven't been sold in US for a piece of bread and sold them in Germany over the years.
That's where my 5V4 is off which was sold in 86!
Sorry, got no better pic:
Its in pieces by now to meet a 77 STD frame with a sidecar.