Originally Posted by dmac57
By every estimation, a great bike. Good handling, reasonably light, great gas mileage, reasonably nice looking. Practically speaking, probably a better bike for me at my size than the GS. But even after spending a full week on one on three separate occasions, it just doesn't raise my pulse even a tick. It's as close to a modern Honda as a BMW motorcycle gets, and for me that means boring.
Apologies to the R12R owners and fans.
We share the same sentiments. In my top 3.
2012 Ducati 1199 Panigale
2012 Ducati MTS1200St Ti
2003 Aprilia Tuono Racing
2012 Vespa 300 Super
past: Ducatis, Aprilias, Moto Guzzis, a Husky, and some BMWs as well.