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2009 Buell 1125R DSB Comparison Photo Gallery

Motorcycle USA pits the 2009 Buell 1125R against some of its Daytona SportBike rivals, the Kawasaki ZX-6R and Aprilia RSV1000 in this track comparison. See the photos an then read the 2009 Buell 1125R DSB Comparison.

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Buell turned a machine that in prototype from was a nightmare into a race-winner and hands down the shock of this test.
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Buell 1125R
- MSRP: $11,995
- Horsepower: 122.7 hp @ 10,500 rpm
- Torque: 68.5 lb-ft @ 8300 rpm
- Weight: 434 lbs w/fuel
- Best Time: 1:21.14 (Atlas)
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2009 Buell 1125R
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Don’t let its size fool you, huge lean-angle is the name of the game for the 1125R.
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The most horsepower and torque of the group made lifting the Buell's front wheel quite easy.
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'It looks and feels really big at a standstill; it’s bulky and heavy when sitting on it, but… What a blast to ride,'
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Although, we understand that it’s hard to give credit to a bike that looks like a deformed alien, once you get past the looks this beast is all business.
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2009 Buell 1125R
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Hopping on the Buell reveals a totally different machine compared to the other two motorcycles in this test.
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And the winner is...
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2009 Daytona Sportbike Comparison Dyno HP
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2009 Daytona Sportbike Comparison Dyno Torque
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2009 Buell 1125R
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Kawasaki's Ninja ZX-6R was right with the Buell 1125R all day at Streets of Willow.
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2009 Buell 1125R