the f700 was a good way for them to make more money. the differences between the a 2012 f650gs and a 2013 f700 are a few horsepower for the f700, 20ish lbs with the f700, a different front fairing, and $1000 more for a base model f700. otherwise they are the same bike.
In memory of IMPD Officer Perry Renn. E.O.W July 5, 2014. "I will always get out of my car."
2003 Sv650s; 2012 BMW F650GS; 1999 Suzuki Dr 350se