03 r1 was my first bike, i put a lot of money into it and it didnt make much more hp than bikes are coming with now, i looked into the newer r1s 09+ and rode a couple but they're too heavy for my liking so i got my 2012 1krr
Buy 87 Octane.... Spend the money you save on Ohlins!
2012 Honda CBR 1000RR Mildly Modded...
Integrated Tail Light, Fender Eliminator, A lot of powder coating, FMF Apex S/O, Bazzaz Zfi, Zbomb, block off plates, modded vstacks, emissions and flappers removed, air tubes sealed off, k&n race air filter, SS lines, HH pads. DB windscreen, frame & engine sliders, suspension setup, 520 conversion, speedo healer, and some other stuff that my wife doesnt know about to come.