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post #51 of 54 (permalink) Old 03-24-2017, 04:05 PM
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In the summer I was seeing 40-48 MPG (U.S.) depending on my riding. During the winter I have been seeing 38.2 MPG (U.S.). We use winterized fuel wich I assume is most of the issue. I have 8,400 miles on my Twin too, so it is relatively pretty broken in.
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post #52 of 54 (permalink) Old 04-04-2017, 09:56 PM
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Fuel economy I don't really care about.

Fuel range, I do. Coming off a GSA with 38 liters, no matter what, 500 km range. Usually more.

So far on the @, 6.1 l/100 kms measured. 6.8 on the dash.

My GSA did better than that, being a 1200 old tech air cooled fat *******.

In Canada, so still winter fuel. Only 2k kms on the clock so far. I really hope this gets better, because having to stop every two hours for fuel will suck huge.

I see that safari is doing a bigger tank up, I'm watching that closely.
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I got 413klm for 18.1ltrs last fill up. (4.38ltr/100klm)
Have 6000klms total on the bike so far, Avg consumption says 4.4ltr/100klm so it's pretty close.
Much better than my 650R.
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I'd be happy with those numbers, myself.

You have 3500 more kilometres on your bike, hopefully this is indicative that the motor will loosen up.
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