Originally Posted by windmill
Its just the way it is.
Go ride a 250cc bike 70 mph at 6500 RPM's for 500 miles on the freeway, then ride a big displacement cruiser 70 mph at 3000 RPM's for 500 miles on the freeway.
It will be self explanatory.
You may want to reread the first post again.
He wasn't talking about two different size bikes.
Or else I completely misread the post...but I don't think I did.
Peak torque for my bike is 7250 rpm, this puts the bike right at 70 per cent of the 10,500 rpm range.
I think they got it spot on for highway cruising.