Originally Posted by opmike
I really don't understand all the outrage about the design. All adventure bikes are just varying degrees of ugly, and for me, that's part of the charm in some way.
Don't you know, those who don't ride enough have plenty of time to bitch.
Shaft vs. chain, beak no beak... it has been said about most others as well. If it performs well we will all be better off having more options to choose from.