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Old 02-04-2009, 10:43 AM   #16
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+1 on the F650GS. In particular the new 2009 F650GS. Much more versatile and just as comfortable to cruise on.

And as far as fuel goes: BMW recommends 91 RON (Research Octane Number). RON is the octane measurement in Europe. In the States we use PON (Pump Octane Number), which is typically 4-5 points lower than RON. So, 91 RON = 86-87 PON here in the States. So yes, you can run US 87 PON in your Beemer.

http://www.answers.com/topic/octane-rating-1
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