Originally Posted by katbeanz
My buddy had an auto, an 87 I think, it worked well for him but was very maintenance intensive. There was a one armed guy who bought one of Terry Cunningham's auto's, moved the throttle and brake to the left grip, he could flat haul.
My buddy went on to a 300EXC, and I tried making a CR500 into a woods bike.
I rode an 88 KX 500 for 2 years and did very well on it. I liked it. There were a couple of CR 500's in the circuit as well at that time.