I've seen that look on my missus face also...... Nothing a hotel with ensuite facilities won't fix.
Liked the back lights!
I voted for the 1200 simply because I have one! Have never ridden a 1500 or 1800 other than the bike show shuffle... I like the simplicity of the 1200 setup, and the fact I can still get my hands dirty.
My site is http://www.himem.co.uknot specifically about me or Goldwings but more about my Biking experiences in general. Always thought it lacked content, your site has made think maybe I could do more!