And it has a roundel.

Notice that one of the exhausts is dirty and one is clean? Yeah, thanks BMW for putting a symmetrical dummy exhaust on a single cylinder.

A 2005 F650GS with 33,000mi. It’s a single cylinder 652cc with twin spark plugs producing 50hp and 44ftlbs, comes with BMW’s ABS and heated grips as all of these models do, plus some bigly Touratech aluminum panniers carrying nearly 41l of crap per side.

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Should make for a great first bike mainly as a commuter plus the occasional weekend getaway ride. I still love the LX450, but I’m really looking forward to driving something that’s a tad more fuel efficient and can hit 60mph in less time than it takes to cook a pizza.