Review by daxfx
April, 24 2007
Pros: exellent power and handling for 487cc bike, second double stand, good looking bike
Cons: too straight regular stand (cost me 1 gas tank), to quiet, thin back tire
Review by jabertels0131
April, 27 2006
Pros: Reliable parallel twin, comfortable riding position, weight of bike.
Cons: Very cold-blooded (choke open for miles).
Review by kenspeicher
February, 17 2005
Pros: Easy to ride, excellent acceleration, runs great & holds its value.
Cons: Not designed for long trips.
Review by dhutchinson24
July, 07 2004
Pros: Affordable, dependable, comfortable, suprisingly quick, looks good.
Cons: Factory seat
Review by chasefreed
April, 15 2004
Pros: great power, reliable, smooth ride for short trips.
Cons: uncomfortable on long trips even with full-size windshield. riding position poor.
Review by cryoung
January, 13 2004
Pros: Proven design = reliability. Cheap to insure, they think it's a standard!
Cons: Lightweight and whippy on uneven pavement.
Review by wekuehn
April, 21 2003
Pros: good runner, handles great, fun to drive
Cons: front shocks, no wind shield
Review by juzdafax
May, 15 2002
Pros: bulletproof engine, simple, reliable, large gas tank, brakes, handling, performance,center stand PRICE!
Cons: lengthy warm up time, almost too quiet, soft front suspension.
Review by elking
March, 25 2002
Pros: Affordable, good looks, dependable.
Cons: Not very fast off the start.
Review by tims016
December, 17 2001
Pros: decent acceleration, light, sleek styling, great beginner bike, very affordable
Cons: needs to be revved high to get good power, and tend to rust easily.
Review by nnegish
November, 20 2001
Pros: Excellent first bike
Cons: soft suspension
Review by tgainar
June, 18 2001
Pros: Passed the long trip test, three hundred pound passenger test, and the 110mph speeding-ticket test!
Cons: Long trips with many breaks and little feeling in the buttocks.
Review by el_bandido
April, 11 2001
Pros: reliable as a rock, good handling, good brakes
Cons: wheezer of a motor
Review by williampmurphy
November, 27 2000
Pros: Ride, Handling, and Value
Cons: Basic instrumentation, front suspension
Review by REhrenberg
November, 21 2000
Pros: Small, light capable machine
Cons: Cramped frame
Review by sheerbot
November, 09 2000
Pros: Doesn't weigh a ton. Good zip. Sized OK for under 6ft rider.
Cons: Long warmup time. Side stand puts bike too upright.
Review by bjanssen
October, 27 2000
Pros: Affordable, stylish beginner's bike.
Cons: Small size, soft suspension, and sound.