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MCN - BMW 700GS vs. Rivals -- Versys still loved!

Check it out -- 4 riders trying 4 different bikes...

According to the desc: We tested it against the Kawasaki Versys, Suzuki V-Strom 650 and Triumph Tiger 800too see which is the best mid range adventure bike.

Still had 2 of the 4 riders pick the versys, even in 2012!! Everyone said it was the most "fun" out of all of them. Not the most comfy (as I could have predicted) but they said its hard to pass up for the low cost and how much thrill you can have.


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Givi Tall Windscreen, Givi Top Rack and Case, Givi V35 Bags and Mounts, Givi QuickLock Tank Connector+Bag, Oxford Heated Grips, Nuvi 550 w/ Ram Mount, Barkbusters Full Wrap + Storm, Motowerks Flatfoot, Spools and Tank Protector, Bobbed Fender, Grip Puppies, 12v SAE Socket, Packjack, Airhawk 1 (med), Scala Rider G4, Contour Roam2

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Yeah I think their reviews were "spot on" as they would say on that side of the pond.


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The seat on the Versys is uncomfortable? What is he talking about lol!!

Nice overview I think if the Versys had a proper seat and windscreen they all would have picked it in the bunch. Ok the Tiger is cool too...
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