I can say although it isn't as sweet handling as a sportbike is, it handles pretty dang good. My pegs scrape a little earlier than I would like but the raider maneuvers very well and rides nicely in the corners. I am impressed. Not to hard to stand it back up coming out of the corners either.
2005 Suzuki Katana 600-first street bike SOLD
2001 Suzuki GSXR 750- CRASHED
2006 Suzuki GSXR 750- adrenaline pumper SOLD
2009 Yamaha Raider- current bike loving it