Originally Posted by Papa Pete
When I ride this bike I get the feeling Honda was thinking motard as apposed to dualsport IMHO. This must be the reason the bikes didn't catch on. When I look at the new XR230L I think what a toad with a very dated motor. when I look at the NX250 I see a motor before it's time that could be put into a modern frame and still going today!
Did you see this?
Long live the Shineray XY250GY??
This bike isn't DOT legal, but it might be able to be converted by the MCO/MSO...