ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Bikes > GSpot > Parallel Universe
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-10-2010, 05:27 PM   #1
JFingers OP
carpe per diem
 
Joined: Oct 2007
Location: NE Bay Area, CA
Oddometer: 77
trying to find a bike for my better half

So's, my wife just took the BRC and passed and is looking for a bike.
She's short (5'5"), so I'm thinking an F650GS. She can almost flat foot both feet on the standard seat/suspension '07 we saw at A&S. So that would work.
My question is how much taller is the Dakar version (with and/or without knobbies)? Is it possible to put something more street oriented (80/20) on a Dakar, or is that like putting snow tires on a Ferrari? And would that lower it a bit?

Thanks in advance, FFers.

Edit: oh crap, wrong thread, we're thinking thumper, not twin. my bad.
__________________
'07 R1200GS (Gisele)
'75 R75/6 (Ashley)
'87 C-5B (FRED)
JFingers is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 08:56 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014