Originally Posted by rw4x4van
I started to build one using an '89 XT 600 set of forks....ended up selling to a good friend who has takin over the reigns........
This was my plan, but adding a "Baja Design" kit instead of the stock parts for legality, and to keep it light.....
Keep in mind the motor weighs approximately 135 lbs and Champion frames
are great, but these motors vibrate and more so in the lighter Champion frames
Really nice bike.
I've seen XT500's frames with XS650 engine
Nice ones to especially in a Tunisie Rally back in the days