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Old 12-14-2012, 08:42 PM   #111
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Originally Posted by AKjitsu View Post
I spent a week in the Dolomites with a Crossrunner and my clear impression was “why did they even build this thing?”. Want to know what the ergos are like? Put a full-on sportbike an paddock stands and hop on. Now that your heels are firmly planted in your ass, add some ape hangers. The low speed handling of this bike is the squirreliest and most unstable I’ve experienced in twenty years. And it wasn’t just me. This was a rental bike and both side bags were rashed all to hell. If there’s some point to this bike it completely escapes me.
I rode one in the Summer of 2011 and I absolutely loved it! The riding position seems a lot like a supermotard to me. I've always loved the VFR and I thought Honda had done an awesome job with the V-tec on the Crossrunner.
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