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Old 12-03-2012, 07:54 PM   #95
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Location: South Riding, VA
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Originally Posted by spanky View Post
After years of looking at K75's for my SO I found this little gem that she loves:


It's a '99 that came with 85K on the clock and yet it runs like a top. Oh, sure, the tranny tends to be persnickety from 1st to 2nd but otherwise it runs strong, is in fantastic condition, and averages 48+ mpg on rides. The SO is 5'-7" and can flat foot it, she's a happy lady!

It came with factory luggage and I set it up with XM radio for her.
Good choice over the K bike you were considering. K bikes tend to be top heavy from what I read. It wouldn't be as much confidence inspiring for your SO as the R.
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