2018 Big-Bore Adventure Touring Shootout – Part 2: We Do It In The Dirt

The Strom’s crash protection doesn’t do much in the way of protecting the motor and its cases, but the crash bars do a great job of making sure the radiator stays safe. Similar to the Tiger, the skid plate underneath also isn’t the sturdiest, and it wouldn’t take much to damage the header or tear the oil filter off. Thankfully, we didn’t have to find out.