Originally Posted by IndyChizzle
If this Kawi has 100+ horsepower like a modern street fighter, I'll buy one. That's my only disappointment with the CB 1100. It's a gorgeous bike, but at 80 horsepower it's hard for me to justify trading in my old Honda 919 (~100 horsepower) for something retro-cool with 20 less horsepower...
Then this type of bike isn't going to be your cup of tea. Most of us here aren't looking for a super powerful modern bike that looks somewhat retro. We are looking for a retro bike that has modern reliability. I would take this bike with 50hp if it meant better fuel consumption rates.