Originally Posted by dirtdreamer50
Went to a dealer yesterday to look at the CTX in Black, and as I thought, the forward foot controls caused immediate aching in my lower back, something that makes riding no fun for me. It was a nice looking bike and the handle bar position was very comfortable, but those pegs, ugh...a deal breaker.
To me it looks like it could be really nice with a rider backrest, painful without. I think I saw rider backrest was an option.
Curious what range people get with these. Too bad both fuel capacity and frunk space are less than the NC700x. It could still be a great commuter.