BIKE - FIRST IMPRESSIONS.
is slightly higher than other Monsters.
cannot be warmed up with the sidestand down. You have to sit
on the bike with the sidestand up in order to warm the bike
fairing wobbles at speed and feels cheap.
is not pretty but is much better than my previous air-cooled
glass can fall out which can result in a scratched tank. This
is quite common and is fixable under warranty.
exhausts are Termigonis but are too quiet.
gearing is not right for the bike. The 37 needs to be replaced
by at least a 39 tooth rear. The chain does not need to be
Pilots have a quite a sporty profile. They have a tendency
to drop in rather than have a consistent lean - not really
to my liking so they may have to be changed at some point.