Before I bought my first GS in 2004 i looked at the R1150R and just found the riding position uncomfortable compared to the R1100R or the GS. It was a bit too sporty for me at the time and the bike felt twitchy and less stable than the R1100R.
'13 Ducati Diavel AMG #163
'09 KTM 65XC (son's ride)
Gone: '10 Ducati Multistrada 1200S, '11 BMW R1200GS, '10 BMW S1000RR, '08 BMW HP2 Megamoto, '07 KTM 950SMR, '05 BMW R1200GS, '94 BMW R1100R