ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Bikes > Battle scooters
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-22-2013, 05:41 PM   #16
emmettken
Beastly Adventurer
 
emmettken's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2005
Location: southwest idaho
Oddometer: 1,892
Last tank on my Burgman 400,66/68mpg. Mid 60s is normal.I don't baby it.
emmettken is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2013, 09:24 PM   #17
GREY.HOUND
Gnarly Adventurer
 
GREY.HOUND's Avatar
 
Joined: Jun 2012
Location: central valley, california
Oddometer: 265
Aprilia 2009 SC250: 75mpg with puig screen. 68mpg without. I have 2400 miles on it.
__________________
'09 Aprilia Sportcity 250
GREY.HOUND is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2013, 02:42 AM   #18
SPOFF
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Joined: Dec 2010
Oddometer: 105
Honda PCX 125: Typical 95 to 98 mpg, best recorded 104 mpg

Kawasaki KLR 650: 55 to 65 mpg

Honda Valkyrie: 32 to 36 mpg. Don't like to get that one out of sight of a gas station.

SPOFF screwed with this post 05-23-2013 at 02:47 AM
SPOFF is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2013, 07:36 AM   #19
klaviator
Beastly Adventurer
 
klaviator's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: Huntsville, AL
Oddometer: 5,344
Aprilia Sport City 250 - 75 MPG
Kymco Super 8 150 - 75 MPG
KLR650 - 50+ MPG
XT350 - 60-70 MPG

Some past bikes:

84 Yam FJ1100 - 40 MPG....I rarely took this out without breaking 100MPH

83 Yam Venture 1200 - 45 MPG

89 Kaw EX 500 - 60 MPG.....no matter how hard I twisted the throttle

Suzuki DR 250 - 60+ MPG

Kaw KE175 - 70 MPG ......pretty good for a 2 stroke.

I owned quite a few other bikes and they mostly got between 40-50 MPG
__________________
I ride, Therefore I Am.



klaviator is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2013, 10:27 AM   #20
chazbird
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jul 2009
Oddometer: 3,071
Piaggio BV 250 (carb version): 68 mpg 1/3 highway 1/3 town 1/3 country..
Honda C70 Passport: 113-116 mpg.

I like that the new BV350 is getting the same mileage as my BV250.
chazbird is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2013, 12:16 PM   #21
minimotos95
it's a KLR who cares
 
minimotos95's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: montrose co
Oddometer: 168
My "scoot": http://ecomodder.com/forum/em-fuel-l...vehicleid=7379
http://www.fuelly.com/driver/minimotos95/crf70f
I think the average will be over 95mpg with time
__________________
Youtube channel
ttr50 sitting in the corner, sad and lonely
1995 klr650 do it all daily rider

minimotos95 screwed with this post 06-08-2013 at 01:23 PM
minimotos95 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2013, 01:58 PM   #22
GaryinVT
Adventurer
 
Joined: Mar 2013
Oddometer: 13
2006 Yamaha Vino 125: 75mpg stock, 90mpg after disabling the unnecessary accelerator pump. A common mod, just requires unbolting the arm that pushes the pump.
GaryinVT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2013, 04:56 AM   #23
scootrboi
Beastly Adventurer
 
scootrboi's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Vermont
Oddometer: 1,219
1960 Heinkel Tourist 80 mpg at 50mph, 70mpg at 55mph
__________________
42 years on a Heinkel Tourist
scootrboi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2013, 07:00 AM   #24
tastroman
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: May 2009
Location: Collinsville Va
Oddometer: 1,504
Quote:
Originally Posted by scootrboi View Post
1960 Heinkel Tourist 80 mpg at 50mph, 70mpg at 55mph
How about a pic of your Heinkel?
__________________
------------------------------------------------------
The world would be a better place if there were fewer people who felt like they needed to teach other people a lesson.
2007 Daelim S-2 250
2009 Buell Ulysses XB12XT
tastroman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2013, 07:45 AM   #25
Bronco638
Nobody Home
 
Bronco638's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2004
Location: Itasca, IL
Oddometer: 3,416
2002 Honda Reflex: 66-70 mpg
1989 Honda VTR250 Interceptor: 65-68 mpg
1997 Suzuki DR650SE: n/a
__________________
There are some simple thruths......and dogs know what they are - Joseph Duemer

Andy holds the lead. And he will, all the way to the Highway. Today is his day.
Bronco638 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2013, 02:54 PM   #26
cdwise
Studly Adventurer
 
cdwise's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Houston, TX/Breckenridge, CO
Oddometer: 767
2005 Vespa GTS 250 - 68-73 mpg depending on type of riding
2009 Scarabeo 500 - 65 mpg
2009 BV 500 - 64 mpg unless I'm crossing Nevada where I dropped down to 54 mpg but then I was going 90 mph for 230 miles (and yes, I carried a 2 gallon can because I knew there would be no gas stations for that many miles.)
2005 Vespa ET 4 150cc - 78 mpg
2006 Genuine Buddy 125cc =-90-105 mpg depending on who is riding it (90lbs difference between riders)
cdwise is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2013, 11:34 PM   #27
Creation
Studly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: North Seattle
Oddometer: 504
1989 ch250- 72mpg on daily commute, freeway hills and stop and go traffic.

1985 honda gyro- 88mpg on premix 32:1 ratio... Barely hits 32mph on flats lol
Creation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2013, 05:30 AM   #28
ride4321
Beastly Adventurer
 
ride4321's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2009
Location: Binghamton, NY
Oddometer: 1,547
04 Aprilia Mojito 150 - 74mpg on my first and only check.
Seems good to me since I'm heavy on the throttle all the time.
__________________

Don't you know there ain't no devil, it's just God when he's drunk.
Tom Waits
ride4321 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2013, 12:12 PM   #29
Scootrider
Adventurer
 
Joined: Oct 2012
Location: Champlain Islands, VT USA
Oddometer: 18
Scooter mpg

'86 Helix: 75 mpg very consistently
'03 Aprilia Atlantic 500: 62-65mpg (high octane required)
Scootrider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2013, 04:41 PM   #30
kconville
Avant Guard Dog
 
kconville's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2007
Location: State of Denial
Oddometer: 590
Vespa GTS300- 65 MPG
KLX250--------- 67 MPG
KLR650--------- 60 MPG

Vespa and KLX are stock.
The KLR has a Big Gun Quiet and has been re-jetted, tall screen and Caribou bags, otherwise stock
__________________
"Slow bikes keep me out of trouble"
'03 KLR650
'12 KLX250s
'11 Vespa GTS300

kconville screwed with this post 05-25-2013 at 04:58 PM
kconville is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:23 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014