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Old 06-01-2011, 11:30 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by Podman View Post
Ok guys this thread has been too light lately. I know this is a very low volume bike and only a select few have them but would like some feedback on the bike. I am presently looking a super tenere or 990 smt. I have a 990sd and really like it but I also like to do long trips.
I think the big difference between the SMT and the S10 is the 19" front wheel on the S10. If you know you're never going to go off road then the SMT might be the better bike. If you want some dirt ability then I think the S10 is better.

Note that if you are in the US, Yamaha has a backlog on the S10 due to the quake in Japan. Shipments are going to people who ordered in advance. You may have a hard time finding a S10.
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