Originally Posted by liv2mx
i had a dealer support ride from ktm in 99 and then ,04,05,06. have had a 450sx every year and i will tell you they have come along way. the front on my 05 and 06 will compare to any jap bike.the rear takes alot of setup but once set right is a good unit.mike alessi has had good luck with his stuff.(he just switched to suzuki though.) i am sure this quad will rock. there 525 motor does not like long hauls down the road though.cranks are known to fail.
The rear of my 04 300 EXC is perfect for me; the front is another story.
Race tec bladder / revalve of the rear and a revalve of the front so far - damn thing will still pack up and send a jolt straight up my arms. :miff: