View Single Post
Old 09-08-2012, 07:32 AM   #151
Gnarly Adventurer
Ze_zaskar's Avatar
Joined: Dec 2009
Location: 4117'51.59"N / 843'56.76"W
Oddometer: 309
Originally Posted by GB View Post
Just came back from a great ride Colorado.. Swapped GS and SuperTen back and forth. The ABS on the SuperTen was flawless on dirt roads, no scary free wheeling and no need to disable it... I actually preferred the SuperTen regardless of price. I felt the Yamaha had more low end torque, smoother engine, much smoother transmission, excellent suspension, and I preferred the "character" of the SuperTenere's engine to that of the boxer engine. It's not your run of the mill parallel twin, the 270 degree crank pin gives it a very punchy output.
From the few times I had the oportunity to ride a GS, these are also my thoughts
Ze_zaskar is offline   Reply With Quote