Originally Posted by trapperj
Wow....if the Strada was $200 more....it might be a harder decision. But in your shoes with what you've said your "mission statement" of riding on road more...save the $200 for farkles and pull the trigger before they are gone gone!
I am happier each time I get on the Strada. I had a hard time picking between the two as well. Really boiled down to tubeless tires..(easier repair) and abs...which I wanted because I am old and slower....and spoiled by BMW sorta.
Just got back from your neck of the woods. The Smokey Mountain National Park was great as well as the tail.