Because you can spend 10 times as much money on a car and still not equal the performance.
The other part of the problem is they think motorcycles are just fast cars. They're not. Totally different physics. I rode a GSXR 750 for a number of years. The only time I ever layed it over was in my dad gagage when I pulled up to a stop and set my foot down in an oil spot his porche left on the floor. They way I survived was more than a decade of droping dirt bikes.
I look around me and I see what I wanted and what I settled for
Yeah, Iíve got the heart of a joan of arc but the soul of a gigolo