Originally Posted by Nelso
OK you guys, new rider here on a 2011 G650GS.
I am 5'10" (177cm) with a 32" inseam (810mm).
I had a stock KLR for a few months but found it top heavy and unsettling.
I would love a GSA sometime next year and would do only bitumen and gravel roads. My biggest drop risk is parking and slow maneuvering.
Is a GSA manageable for someone my size?
I am riding the GSA with the regular seat (5'8" 30 inseam). Before that, I rode a R1200 GSA. The 800 is easier to handle.