AMEN! I just bought a 02 red and black gixxer three months ago. YA IT ROCKS. Full sytem akrapovic and pclllr. powerbronze windscreen. LED flushmounts on front. small arrow lights on the back. fender eliminator. GSX-R engraved heal guards. brake reservoir customized cap lid. OH YES it even rides better then it looks. HTe power is so much more then the old r1 i use dto have. IT ROCKS. GO GIXXERS!