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Old 02-08-2012, 03:57 AM   #1
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Hi all fron Spain!!!

Would you buy a Versys like this one?

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Old 02-08-2012, 04:47 AM   #2
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Nope... too dirt bike-ish... Too umcomfortable for long distances... Needs to be more "dual sport" oriented...
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Old 02-08-2012, 08:20 AM   #3
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I like it.
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Old 02-08-2012, 08:27 AM   #4
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And here I thought it wasn't possible to make a Versys any uglier
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Old 02-08-2012, 09:31 AM   #5
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I also like it.
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Old 02-08-2012, 09:55 AM   #6
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And here I thought it wasn't possible to make a Versys any uglier
LMAO! That's just what I was thinking!
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Old 02-08-2012, 10:25 AM   #7
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Supermoto Versys...

The Versys with sticky tires is a blast to ride a tight twisty kart track on... just don't try any dirt jumps that are on some motard tracks...Yikes...Bring it on baby
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Old 02-08-2012, 12:00 PM   #8
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LMAO! That's just what I was thinking!
+3

Wow, does that have a whole 5.9" of ground clearance? While I don't love the F800gs, at least it has a whole 10" of ground clearance, meaning it is not a poser!
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:01 PM   #9
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No. IMO what the Versys needs is a 19" or 21" front wheel. Then it really would be versatile.
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Old 02-08-2012, 06:06 PM   #10
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No. IMO what the Versys needs is a 19" or 21" front wheel. Then it really would be versatile.
With a narrower rear tire (not by much, 150 would do it) and 19" front, this bike would be almost perfect as a medium adventure tourer.
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Old 02-08-2012, 06:09 PM   #11
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I want it.
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:13 PM   #12
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No. I don't see the point of the changes.
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:17 PM   #13
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It looks cool but looks heavy. I like mine just the way it is, light and nimble in the turns,
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:20 PM   #14
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No. I don't see the point of the changes.
reminds me of this:

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Old 02-08-2012, 07:23 PM   #15
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It looks cool but looks heavy. I like mine just the way it is, light and nimble in the turns,
This doesn't make sense to me.

How does it look any heavier than the regular Versys
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