Thread: Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT review

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    haven is offline Expedition Portal Moderator Expedition Leader
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    Default Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT review

    I don't know if a 400+ lb, 650cc bike should be considered a "light and fast adventurer," but here goes.

    For 2017, Suzuki has updated the V-Strom 650. The company added an XT version aimed at the needs of the ADV rider, by adding spoked wheels and hand guards.

    The review concludes that the new V-Strom is more comfortable and road-oriented than the Kawasaki KLR650, a perennial ADV rider favorite.

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    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Chelan County, Washington
    Cool. The new version looks good. For now, I'm sticking with my 2009 model, paid for long ago. It still makes me grin. One heck of an all-around bike:


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