An Adventure Bike designed with the "riding Experience" at its core. And it is a superb ride. Lighter, lower & far more nimble handling in the real world, than all its competitors. If you’ve ridden sports bikes all your life & you’re getting in to this scene, you have certain standards. You want a slick gearbox – The V-Strom delivers. You’ll hate needless weight – The V-Strom carrys none.