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2005 Yamaha Road Star 1700 Silverado Review: Great bike

Year: 
2005
Color: 
Black
Review Summary: 

Excellent bike, very natural handling, great looking, good power. Handles well at freeway speeds. Very comfortable for lengthy rides.

Best Features: 
Lots of chrome on the midnight star vs other models.
Improvements: 
Stock handlebars could have a little more rise and a straighter bend.
Compares to: 
Compares to a Fatboy or heritage Softail. Similar weight and handling.
My Overall Rating: 
4
Power : 
5
Looks: 
5
Handling: 
5
Comfort: 
5
Quality: 
5
Price/Value: 
5
Buy Again?:
Yes
Your Height: 
average
Years Ridden (This Motorcycle): 
3
Miles Ridden (This Motorcycle): 
5,000
Owned: 
currently own
Riding Style: 
around town, commute, with passenger, short trips, long trips
Customized: 
few accessories
Customizations: 

K&N filter, 6sigma jet kit, ported intake manifold, cobra slip on mufflers, mustang seat and matching passenger pillion. LED accent lights under the tank. Relocated fuel pump under the tank and raised the tank.