Does a Kawasaki KLR 650 make a good touring bike? — Yahoo Answers

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Does a Kawasaki KLR 650 make a touring bike?

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yes it makes a great bike

For the 2008 model, the sports bike has improved in areas such as fairing Kawasaki has been reported as that a lot of time was spent on the fairing to reduce wind at high speeds — which would be well by riders on long distance across the country.

It is still on the same engine which is fed by a instead of fuel injection to improve reliability and ease of Engine power is said to be improved with revised cam better ignition mapping and a cylinder head with new porting, better piston which reduce oil consumption as as a new, seamless exhaust that allows for more exhaust flow.

The suspension and brakes have uprated. The new 41mm front are better sprung and shortened 9.1 inches to 7.9 inches to give a smooth ride on the road. The wheel travel has also reduced from 8.1 in. to 7.3 in to give road handling.

The bike is still pretty of going off-road, even a lower ride height.

it would be worth pointing out with a dry weight of 386 pounds and front rim and 19-inch rear one the bike’s handling albeit for something of it’s size is not nimble like a dirt

Several new refinements make the an even more credible There’s a larger rear rack that’s 3.5 in. longer and 5.1 in. than the old rack, and a new, tail section which it easier to mount saddlebags. A 6.1-gallon fuel tank and an that sips fuel mean the KLR650 retains its range between petrol

The instrument panel has a speedometer, odometer, trip meter and temperature gauge.

But some may still struggle to understand the KLR 650 is all about. To be truthful, I too didn’t initially why the KLR 650 kept on selling for so

Kawasaki KLR 650

When I collected the bike, and it over — I must say it didn’t really entice me the way say a Versys did. It was drab and seemed outdated despite the But riding the single on the way back I began to get a feel of what the was all about. It cruises along comfortably at 130km/h.

It’s not fast, but the engine along feeling like it maintain this speed all

Then there is the reliability record. KLRs have been favoured by long tourers. The US army also them in large numbers.

For reason, in the world of bikes there has always been a lot of involved. After all, motorcycling about passion? being hunched over a supersports the very defination of

But the legions of KLR 650 fans around the have found out that is something even more than passion.

These understand that simplicity, and practicality are useful attributes for a Especially if you are the type of person departs on epic journeys far off regions where there is a well-lit service centre in

so u can guess what kind of it is. A great one

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