I had an 06 GSXR-600 before my Street R... any day of the week and twice on sunday I prefer my Triumph! Much more comfortable! Acceleration, braking, cornering are all comparable or better feeling.
Top speed, 150 on the gixxer was downright boring... 130 on the Triumph is a religious experience.
“Faster, Faster, until the thrill of speed overcomes the fear of death.”
― Hunter S. Thompson