Trip statistics: Prudhoe to Ushuaia

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by Kennif, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. Kennif

    Kennif Been here awhile

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    Wellington, New Zealand
    And now for some trip statistics:

    Basic route: Vancouver (Canada) – Prudhoe Bay (Northernmost Alaska) – Ushuaia (Southernmost Argentina) – Buenos Aires (Argentina.)
    Distance travelled: 41,486 kms
    Time: 160 days
    Fuel consumption: 2,032.8 litres
    Bike Servicing: 3 times – Auckland, Calgary, Los Angeles
    Bike problems: 0 (BMW R1200GS - Triple Black)
    Tyres: Three sets (2 x TKC80/Anakee, 1 x Heidenau)
    Punctures: 1 (rear tyre)
    Lightbulbs 5 – regular every 10,000kms
    Times I fell off: 5 (two sets of broken ribs)
    Border crossings: 21
    Times stopped for speeding: 1 (Peru)
    Times stood over for bribes: 2 (Honduras, Peru) Both unsuccessful
    Laughter count: Immeasurable

    Blog: www.ebonyandken.blogspot.co.nz
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  2. SQ Beemer

    SQ Beemer Been here awhile

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    Westwood, CA
    Thanks for sharing! Looking forward to reading your blog on my next flight. :)
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