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Old 09-26-2012, 07:10 AM   #3592
Lion BR
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Originally Posted by donutrider View Post

I'm 6'2" and it fit me just right except for the passenger seat ramming me in the back. But other than that it was an awesome ride.. sex on two wheels is the only way I can describe it.
The 2013 bikes have a longer rider seat and a shorter passenger seat, solving the problem you describe above. To me, 5 foot 10, the 2010-12 are perfect and when I test rode this bike I liked that passenger seat edge to keep me from flying off the bike when twisting the throttle and experiencing its rocket-like acceleration.

I would say: go for it if you want to ride anything else other than the interstate highways. Everyone has a different definition of what makes them smile when riding. To me, the Multistrada (and other bikes with the same riding ergonomics - but the Multistrada in particular) summarizes a lot of what riding is all about.
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