Not crazy but due to the longer 1098 engine you might be seeing tire smoke off
your valve cover during hard braking... you might need to replace the 120/70 with
a 120/60 17 inch lower profile tire which will only make the front a little more hard
and twitchy to control... isn't re-engineering your bike fun???
I love my "little" bike, and a big motor in a little bike would be fun. Y'all know that I cut things up for a living, and having the new big motor in the old chassis would be the best of both worlds for me. Still think the 916 bike is the most beautiful ever, and I have a special bond with Monica. Besides, it's almost cheaper to buy a low miles motor and upgrade, than to pay some Guido to lay his ham fists on my bike for maintenance. YMMV...
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