Welcome leeanders! Good choise of bike. I'm a proud 950T owner. I know what you mean about the old 4 cylinders, I had a 1982 Yamaha 650 Maxim, what a great little bike that was, ran great and ran strong for years, was still great when I sold it. wish I still had it as a second bike.
Now 2010 V STAR 950 T
Former bikes were
1982 Yamaha XJ650 Maxim
1977 Harley Iron Head Sportster
1970 Triumph 500 Hard Tail Chopper
4 wheels move the body, 2 wheels move the soul