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GSXR 600 vs. ZX-6R

Rode my buddy's 06 zx-6r. I am a little disappointed in gixxer. The zx-6r has a better pickup, although at high RPM's gixxer does better. I hope TRE will fix throttle responce problem with my gixer. Filter, PCIII and full exhaust is next. Maybe it is because I anly have little over 700 miles on my?
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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 03-17-2007, 07:56 PM
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37 more cc will do that.lol
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37 more cc will do that.lol
Didn't say what year ZX6R. The '07 is only 599cc.
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Rode my buddy's 06 zx-6r. I am a little disappointed in gixxer. The zx-6r has a better pickup, although at high RPM's gixxer does better. I hope TRE will fix throttle responce problem with my gixer. Filter, PCIII and full exhaust is next. Maybe it is because I anly have little over 700 miles on my?
O6, so it would be a 636.

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O6, so it would be a 636.
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If it was an '07 6R, you wouldn't be saying that stuff. It's got more HP and rev range than the GSXR.
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I just got an 07 gixxer and its got plenty of power for everday street ridding plus I think its more comfortable. The ZX6R is a race bike with lights. So choose your poisen.
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The 06 gixxer six is shy up top imo, pc3 and i forget what slipon my dads friend has but his bikes front wheel just barley comes up in first on the power.
My r6 stock motor comes up harder in a full tuck.


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I just got an 07 gixxer and its got plenty of power for everday street ridding plus I think its more comfortable. The ZX6R is a race bike with lights. So choose your poisen.
The 636, technically, is NOT a racebike with lights. The gixxer is. But who cares.



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The 636, technically, is NOT a racebike with lights. The gixxer is. But who cares.

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There both so good dude youll want to sleep in the garage for a week with either one!


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I'd take an 07 ZX-6R. Those things are wicked fast. At the Daytona AMA SuperSport race, no other bike could keep up with them.
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I wanted one back late 06 but then i saw the front and threw up on my laptop.


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I wanted one back late 06 but then i saw the front and threw up on my laptop.
The front end is most hideous.



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Sadly, I must agree.

If I were to acquire one (oh, how I can dream) I would attempt to mate a 636 front fairing onto it.
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get a PC-III, taylor made, and BMC, that should help...and if not change the sprockets...

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