yeah, pretty much.
They're both reliable.
The sporty being air cooled automatically takes 1 big headache out of the equation- cooling system.
They're both great bikes.
"Ducati 900SS. It's not really a sportbike, it's your rosso clad mistress that has no qualms acting like a whore when you ride her. A cougar that takes her time, and knows how to push all your buttons." -Dilligaf