Originally Posted by trentster
Greetings, looking to see if anyone from the IN forum has any feedback in comparing these two bikes. The obvious observation from a computer view is air cooled vs. liquid cooled, and that the KLR is a bit more long distance oriented and heavier. Any personal feedback comparing the two?
The KLR650 is a bit more street oriented and the DR650 is a bit more dirt oriented from the factory. With a little work that roll can be reversed any way you like it. Do a search on this site and you will find more information than you can care to read.