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Old 12-22-2008, 06:55 PM   #198
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Location: Rotorua, NZ
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Originally Posted by Pedro Navaja
Yep, I am actually leaning towards the Sherpa now. Just gotta do the seat test. What kind of top end speed are you seeing on asphalt with the Sherpa?
On the flat, without any wind, I can almost get to 120km/h (74 mph) if I'm lying on the tank.
It will sit at 100-110 ish ok (62-68 mph), unless there is a head wind, or a hill, then it slows down a bit.
The top speed thing isn't too bad, I just sit on the throttle stop in 6th, and it's like having cruise control
It can be a bit sluggish to accelerate towards the top speeds, so you need to be a bit strategic with overtaking.
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