While that's an interesting read on the spec comparison, I think it's a tad mis-leading. The suspension and frame on the KLX make it a whole different animal than the KLR250 despite the similarities on paper.
BTW, ride reports on hold until the frickin' ice is off the streets (at least it never lasts very long here).
"Gentlemen, gentlemen, be of good cheer, for they are out there and we are in here!" - Robert Culp, attributed by Hugh Hefner as the official slogan of the Playboy Mansion