Originally Posted by CuberBob
Apparently you're missing the point. Think "testoerone fuelled straight line contest", and you'll better understand the extended swingarm fad.
I find them hideous, but there are scads of "guys" with those, and much more. It's typically on a Hyabusa... Imagine that!
Another reason for not having an 'extended swingarm'...... if you slip off the back at least you don't land on the tyre!