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But still interesting. For all you heros out there who "need" a one liter superbike to match your skills, Max Biaggi was quoted in RoadRacing world stating that of the Yamaha R1 and R6, he prefers the R6 because it is lighter and easier to ride...
 

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Does that include those times when he's out dodging traffic and not on a clean racetrack? I have owned both liters and 600's, and the big bikes are easier to ride fast on the street (and no, I'm not just talking about in a straight line either.)
 

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I rode an MZ Skorpion in the twisties the other day, and it was just about the most fun I'd had on the street - I'm thinking about getting that or a SuperMotard and leaving the Ducati in the garage more often... On the other hand, if you're commuting or on the freeway...
 

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You said it, I still love my old motard but had to sell it due to commuting. They are way too much fun till you hit the slab. 80 mph traffic will kill you quick on a single...
 
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