Aside from the fuggly graphics the naked Tuono is a Mille-R minus all the plastic. It's detuned ever so slightly but nothing like the watered down versions what we get from Japan. Motorcycle Daily article
The Italians do everything with passion. This is why some of their bikes have quality issues in the past. The Japanese calculate the bejeezus out of everything, which is why so many of their cars and bikes have no soul. We need Italians designing bikes for Japanese companies to mass-produce.