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Reply To: GS500R Super cheap lightweight twin cylinder ADV machine

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Eddieb
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  • Town/City: Tauranga
  • Bike: Suzuki DR650 ADV, BMW R100GS
  • Rank: Round the World Adventure Globetrotter

I rode a GS500 a few days ago and decided it wouldn’t make a good ADV motor after all. While the premise of a 500cc motor is good, the GS500 makes it power through revs, all the way to 10,000 of them and has very little the bottom end and mid range where you want it in an ADV bike.