Originally Posted by MANXMAN
I do understand why BMW have gone with the wider wheels & tires. More riders want better performance on pavement than on dirt and BMW wants to sell as many GSs as possible.
I'm in the minority because if I up-grade to the new GS, I want to keep at least as much off pavement performance as I have on my 09.
Maybe the GSA will retain the narrower tyres since its meant to be more off road. Probably not though.