The story below was published in the March/April 2017 issue of Adventure Motorcycle Magazine. We appreciate them letting us post it!
Written by Scott Zelinsky
Photos by Angela Goodman
The stock Honda Africa Twin suspension has been praised for how well it works off road as well as it’s decent handling on the road. But once you start loading down the bike with equipment for a true adventure, the limits of the stock shock become apparent. The rear spring lacks enough tension to maintain proper sag under loaded conditions.