Originally Posted by william t.
The Versys is no longer called a dual purpose bike. Kawasaki has now decided it is a sportbike.
Not calling it a dual sport bike is good move toward an accurate description. I do consider it more sport bike than DP, but I hope that designation doesn't filter down into affecting insurance rates.
2012 Husaberg TE300 - "Huzinger"
'07 Husaberg FE650E - "The Monster" - Dual sport
'05 Husaberg FE450E - Sold
'03 KTM 640AdvR - Sold, and I miss her
Several other KTMs, Suzukis, etc.