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Ninja 500R vs 650R?
So, I started to look a little more into craigslist and powersportsmotors.com, and I managed to find some pretty good deals on 650Rs! Im actually finding them for the same price, or a little less. I found one near my school for $4,100 with 60 miles on in and scratches...guy had apparently low-sided his bike on the right side, but he says low-speed crash, and I say "I want more pictures!". Anyways, I know Im probably sounding like a idiot for even thinking of a 650R, but is it going to get me in trouble any faster than if I drove the 500R in anger? I would like to think of myself as being able to handle the power (esp. with my healthy respect of how much damage they can do to you), but if I get in a emergency situation, is the 650 going to bite me in the ass harder than if I was riding a 500? The insurance difference is only 50-70 bucks a year, and its going to be bought with my own personal money.
Also, I know the 650R is a newer design, what with the fuel injection (500R has a carb) and newer styling. How do you guys feel about the fuel-injection-vs-carbs?