Review by imeechi
August, 24 2012
Pros: Fuel economy
Easily controllable power delivery
Great aftermarket support
Cons: Poor wind protection
Review by weaponzero
February, 19 2011
Pros: Power, handling, practical, controllable, comfortable, economical
Cons: Poor stock suspension, needs some manufacturing defects addressed
Review by psychsurf
October, 17 2007
Pros: Beautiful, fun, low-maintenance, reasonably priced on the used market.
Cons: I only wish I'd bought one sooner!
Review by jzorns
July, 23 2006
Pros: Usable power, very quick for a 650, great fuel economy
Cons: Mushy fork, flat spot in carburation at 4000 RPM
Review by speedaddict
July, 18 2006
Pros: light, easy to turn, allround capabilities, ground clearance, useable engine power, aftermarket parts
Cons: Soft front suspension, quiet exhaust, lack of engine character.
Review by seventex
June, 22 2005
Pros: One bike that does it all for one low price.
Cons: Saddle is hard. Mudflap rear is ugly. Easy to see potential, but mods cost.
Review by dpowell867
October, 02 2003
Pros: Power, Handling, everything
Review by mon-ke
July, 03 2002
Pros: Lost of torque, good mid-to-end sprint. Great handling and a really fun-bike.
Cons: Almost to light in steering. (Just to mention something.)
Review by fez_nuts
February, 27 2002
Pros: Broad v-twin power spread, inexpensive, lightweight.
Cons: Front suspension a little soft for aggressive riding.
Review by calgary23
November, 01 2001
Pros: very easy to be a good rider on. Light and small.
Cons: too light sometimes, crosswinds and light bike!! Watch out!! tiring ride over 100 miles.
Review by boston14
May, 21 2001
Pros: great for us short folks, v-twin performance, Hyundai price for Lexus performance
Cons: looks boring from the front, might be too small for over 6 feet people
Review by patel911
November, 27 2000
Pros: Beautiful look
Cons: the gas price
Review by Skeeve
November, 27 2000
Pros: Superb handling & tractability.
Cons: Soft forks & inadequate seats.
Review by JOHNBARBER
October, 25 2000
Pros: Best bang for the buck
Cons: non really
Review by DUKE996
October, 01 2000
Pros: Power, torque, fun
Cons: Front end too soft, bolt corrosion
Review by teach4life
September, 05 2000
Pros: Quick, comfortable, agile, and economical
Cons: no wind protection, suspension is too soft.
Review by HolyoaK
August, 07 2000
Pros: Fast, smooth, easy to ride, looks great!!
Cons: Not very aggressive posture, front end may be a little soft.
Review by conradf
August, 04 2000
Pros: Great handling, great mileage, great torque, narrow width, light weight, inexpensive
Cons: Needs some sort of fairing, esp. for highway riding
Review by rpaine
July, 26 2000
Pros: awesome v twin motor, not ordinary UJM
Cons: gas tank light/non adjustable rear shock
Review by Brian_Igo
July, 09 2000
Pros: Remarkable versatility and value, great fun to ride
Cons: Bargain-basement suspension components, disturbingly fast steering for novice riders
Review by Visionflyer
June, 07 2000
Pros: Fun, fun, fun, and more fun
Cons: none, honestly