And a new Yamaha comparable too..
Interesting bike, "but it does weigh a stout 553 lb. ready to ride" (Cycle World). I think in reality it's more of a touring bike than an adventure bike.
KJ, just KJ, ok.
2004 GMC Sierra 1500, 1999 Toyota 4Runner
Past rides: 2015 Yamaha XT 250, 1997 Suzuki DR 200, 2007 Honda Ruckus, 2007 Yamaha TW 200, 2007 Kawasaki Ninja 500, 2009 Kawasaki KLX331S; 1994 GMC Sierra 1500, 1987 Nissan Pathfinder, 1992 Acura Integra, 1986 Honda CRX, 1989 Jeep Cherokee, 1994 Chevrolet Astro Van, 1979 Volkswagen Rabbit, 1984 Jeep Cherokee
It seems to be a lot like the metric cruiser craze. Every company was trying to tap into the Harley Davidson sales. For the last few years it is the adventure bike and the BMW GS market.
They just keep getting bigger and bigger. I'd like to see something based on a larger Dub with a low seat height around 400-450CC's