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Old 02-23-2013, 08:02 AM   #23
markk53
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Originally Posted by Al Goodwin View Post
Just take a Kawasaki KLR650, a pre '08 model...give it 30% more power, better suspension, and shave off 70lbs.....there's your perfect dual-sport bike.

You must mean a KLX650 with a bigger gas tank! They already made the base model without the tank, but KLR riders wouldn't pay for the better suspension, increased performance, and a bit lighter weight. Never have, never will.
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95 KLX650C w/Vulcan piston bigbore, Now an 09 KLX250S, selling my 90 Zephyr 550
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