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Old 01-02-2012, 10:41 AM   #176
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Originally Posted by Flashback View Post
Yah but can you afford the gas...all that buffering means you've just created a lot of drag. I've been testing one on mine...lose approximately 10mpgs over a standard wind guard with an off road helmet. Over the long distance ride that can mean 39 to 43 mpg...do you really want to do that to your F8? If that's what I wanted for gas mileage I would have gotten the Triumph 800 XC instead of the F8.
Ive never ridden my bike with anything but my Shoei Hornet. ive always gotten 45mpg. that being said, not sure if your being sarcastic or not.
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