Being on the taller side myself, found the sportsters to be cramped and clownish feeling. A brawler solo seat on a newer street glide is about the most comfy and relaxed riding position ive ridden, and the floorboards allow many knee angles once the heel shifter is removed. Here is an example of the sheer size difference between rigs. After owning 40 bikes and riding countless others of all makes and models, have concluded what many others have already found out..there is no feeling like being on a snorting harley..period. The build quality, performance, sound, comfort and ease of maintenance are all icing on the cake.