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Old 03-15-2008, 07:54 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by donoman View Post
On this next tank I'm going to try to remove all the luggage that I'm towing as it creates a larger aerodynamic drag on the bike.
I'm betting you notice a difference at the pump by doing that.

Funny thing is that my motorcycle's engine is larger than my Insight's !
That is funny. My buddy has an SV1000 - likes to remind me his motor is the same size as my car's, and about twice as powerful.
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