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Old 05-18-2013, 01:29 PM   #8798
Hoots
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I threw it out there cuz I couldn't think of any category where the KLR keeps ups with the KLX ...
I think you might need to try some long distance touring ... :-)

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The KLX 250's claim to fame is massive room for improvement! I know of no other bike that can be improved as much, as easily, as cheaply and still be reliable.
DR650 ... ?

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Stock it makes about 1/3 the HP of the 690; for $1500 USD it nearly doubles that power to almost 2/3 in a package probably 3X as reliable and 10X easier to work on as the 690.
Double the HP ... ? Are you replacing its engine ... ?
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