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Offline Rufus

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XS 500B maximun Speed
« on: August 25, 2018, 09:43:06 PM »
Hi, what is the maximum speed that xs500b that should reach?
I do not have the courage to go to the maximum and I'm afraid of breaking something  :'(
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Re: XS 500B maximun Speed
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2018, 10:05:12 PM »
About 70 mph is enough, I keep it around 60-65 mph.
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Re: XS 500B maximun Speed
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2018, 12:10:17 AM »
In good tune about 105 -110.

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Re: XS 500B maximun Speed
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2018, 11:08:02 AM »
ok thank! although there is a lot difference between 70 and 105, depend on what?

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Re: XS 500B maximun Speed
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2018, 08:30:00 PM »
Depends if you want to try hitting 100 mph on a fragile 45 year old motorcycle!

Iíll stick to 70 mph  ;)
1973 TX 500A
1994 GPZ 500