Yes to all the above. I'll mess with it some, at least until next year's econos are out.
Bob, you're right on both counts: we run in second, and it is just not in a hurry.
Laser, we'll get around to checking on the flywheel weight.
This was a good bike to start on, since I wasn't a young beginner. The (super snappy)GG would have killed me while I was still thinking about clutch-and-throttle...
Sting, I'm inclined to agree that it is what it is. But considering the wide range of response one can coax out af a KTM motor, I thought I'd let you-all speculate.
[DerViking is one of the experts that doesn't want to endure another trials on the plugger...]