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Old 07-04-2008, 12:42 PM   #97
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Joined: Jul 2007
Location: England
Oddometer: 29
Originally Posted by shawn
Its got super-bike acceleration but I had hoped it would do more to the gallon with the carbs being newer technology. If I hammer it to the red line in first and slam the throttle shut its as though the back wheel has ABS and I get a big dotted line behind I've only just got them set up right and the first tank of petrol went in 118miles. That's 31mpg(imperial not American)
If I can't get it to do 40+mpg then they will be going. Good thing is they don't pee petrol all over my feet from the float valves
45mpg today. Been all this time to use a tank full of petrol thanks to the good old British weather. Could be worse we were under 4' of water this time last year.
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