You got a bigger pair than me. Pick a new/untested ride and proceed around great expanses of nowhere with doubtful support? I applaud your confidence.
Meh. I think he/she's making a safe bet. Check CAREFULLY all important fasteners, fluid levels, tire pressure, helmet, coat, boot, armor fit, and stuff the key in the ignition.
1968 Kawasaki/Honda/Yamaha/Suzuki? Another kettle of spaghetti.