Originally Posted by Hambone70
I'm looking for a lightweight adventure bike for my 'vertically challenged' wife, something she can ride to Oman/Mussandam/etc. I'm liking the Yamaha XT250, which should be OK if lowered. I think the F650GS will be too heavy on gravel/dirt.
I have been to the Yamaha dealers here in Abu Dhabi, and I'm not impressed. Would I have better luck in Dubai?
A friend just picked up a 250 (suzuki i think) for a VERY good price. They are probably early 2000 models (un sold stock). I can check about more details from him if you are interested.