Originally Posted by Dmaster
I do own a XR400R myself, the fork angel is steep, and the trial less then a stock GS don't know how much, can't remember.
Even now with the proper front springs and a rebuild rear shock its unstable as f...
It scares me in soft sand
Its only the weight that makes me go faster on the XR (not even much faster).
The XR250s are even steeper than the 400s and were great in tight going but a bit scary in the open fast stuff. Fun bike though.