Originally Posted by tkent02
On a straight street maybe. Where I prefer to ride, give me quick and nimble handling any day over an overweight high-powered behemoth.
You only need a little bit more force on the bigger bike. It corners just as well as the smaller one and often even better because with the often higher price there often come better parts.
A straight street, for a rider who obeys the law, might be the only street where more power is NO advantage.