Did a short testride on the 1050Sport today and was positively surprised (didn't like the old 1050). Handles better then the 800 Road, brakes+suspension good. Engine has a nice roar, lovely power, but does not feel as refined as the 800.
Apart from ABS I see no need for nannytronics on this bike
When the time comes to replace my current 800 the 1050Sport is on top of my list (together with a new 800