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Old 11-13-2012, 01:52 PM   #135
BigIron
Tenured Prof - Leghump U.
 
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Originally Posted by Gryphon12 View Post
What kind of fuel economy does the '12 get? I was just on another threat about sport tourers where an '07 Busa is getting 46-55 mpg ridden between 60 and 90 mph. This was news to me, as the Sportrider test showed 29-34 mpg. Is this all about HP and traction control, or can you actually get range for (hyper) sport touring?

P.S. are you incredibly insenstive to acceleration? I would have thought that any modern 1000cc supersport would have been PLENTY!
When riding with IronWife, at a nice steady 55-60, I saw 52 once on my '12. Then again, I also saw 9 while caning it.

Overall, I'm at about 37.
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