Gsxr was 60 pounds lighter

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Gsxr 750 1985
Gs 750 E at Daytona
Suzuki Gsxr 750 1985 seems tall and skinny

Just as the Suzuki Gsxr 750 enjoyed a significant weight advantage over its rivals, so too did the Gsxr 1100.
Compared to the Kawasaki Ninja 900 R - a bike considered a lightweight in the class - the Gsxr was 60 pounds lighter.
It was an amazing 107 pounds lighter than a Honda VF 1000 R, according to Cycle magazine.