VIDEO: Test report of the V-Strom 650XT from Peter

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From our V-Strom friend Peter-

A little test report of the V-Strom 650XT.  The XT drives as good as the ‘old one’.  The engine is the same. There are some small changes:  Of course the spoked wheels, the saddle and the fuel tank.

DSC_0054 The spoked wheels speak for them self. The saddle is a little bit smaller on the front.  Also the fuel tank is smaller.

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 The saddle is NOT adjustable.  Some motor magazines say it is adjustable.  When you stand on the bike, you’s standing a little bit closer against it.   And more to the front.

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The motor controlled more easier. May be its because of the spoked wheels. It drives good, handle perfect and also looks awesome  by the spoked wheels.

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VIDEO-

Thanks again for the great info Peter  🙂

It is great to see fellow V-Strom enthusiasts sharing news and views on the new 650XT and your opinion helps to indicate how this bike is a big change for the Suzuki V-Strom range. Now that Suzuki have  a completely updated 1000 and now this big change to the 650, this allows these great bikes to be even more Adventure compatible. 

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