The seat, it's about an inch wider on the 1000.
I've always wondered about the forks. The 1000 has a cartridge fork, is it a simple bolt on? Is the fork that much better to be worth while? I haven't heard of this as being a popular upgrade which may mean something, or 1000 forks aren't easy to find.
2009 Wee Strom ABS (current)
1987 Harley Low Rider Sport (current - with 205K miles)
2009 Aprilia Mana 850, 2006 SV650, 1984 Yamaha Virago 1000 (all sold)
Silver Strom Club Member #11
Wee Farkles: Russell Day Long Seat, Madstad with Moose Adventure Shield +4'', SWMotech Centerstand, 1'' up & back bar risers, Givi XS308 Tankbag, Aprilia mirrors, Framesliders, Fenda Extenda, Elka Shock.