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Old 11-10-2012, 04:58 AM   #54289
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Location: N Ridgeville OH
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Originally Posted by indypup View Post
Yeah, hard to miss his bike with that big Riz on the

I've liked what I've seen so far of that Husaberg. I'm guessing it has a lower COG with that configuration.

The ad says it has 144 hours on it. I ask them to give me a quote online so I'm sure I'll be getting a call next week from them. ;)
COG may be slightly higher than on a traditional 450. Their goal was to bring the center of rotating mass closer to the COG to make a 4 stroke handle more like a two stroke. It worked to a certain extent and I like the bikes. The FE390 is my favorite of the bunch. The bikes are pretty wide between your calves - felt a little funny to me in that respect, but it wouldn't stop me from riding one.
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