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post #12 of (permalink) Old 05-07-2012, 09:23 PM
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DaveO430 wrote:
1st to 2nd 12 mph (20kph)
2nd to 3rd 19mph (30kph)
3rd to 4th 25mph (40kph)
4th to OD 31mph (50kph)
All I can say is... ! Dave, I have no doubt that it may say that but, we all know if you don't wind up a Wing it's not happy. And neather is the rider!

Makes me wonder if the if the person who came up with those numbers was unaware that there IS a throttle on the right.

Dane & Bunny
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