Greetings! I rode my new to me Wee home yesterday. 2005, 18,000 miles. Did a lot of reading here before I pulled the trigger. Great forum! The moto is pretty much my main means of getting around except in winter (end of Nov thru mid March here in 'sconnie). My other bike is a '04 BMW 1150RT and I've been on the prowl for a lighter, lower maintenance around town and commuting bike to add to the fleet. I tried the BMW F650 which didn't appeal to me. Engine was really buzzy and from everything I've heard the bike is high maintenance. The Wee has a very similar (comfortable) riding position to my RT and I was blown away by how smooth it is-I could barely tell the engine was running. Now I've got all winter to futz with with it. Center stand and crash bars are first on the list.