#1). I added some photo-reflective decals to the topcase and sidecases of my FJR.
Hit by headlights, those decals really do light up remarkably well, and it makes me feel somewhat safer riding at night. I'll take any little advantage I can find.
#2.) taller windshield. On longer trips, the near-silence is priceless.
Behold the field in which I grow my fucks | Feast thine eyes upon it and see that it is barren!