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Re: 100 MPG Diesel KLRs
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2015, 02:44:29 am »
According to the info in the linked article: "expect to offer a consumer street version by 2006"???
I dont recall.
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Re: 100 MPG Diesel KLRs
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2015, 07:38:55 pm »
Can you imagine the chatter amongst the engineers? "Hey.. Lets take the bike with the least amount of power in its class aaaaaaannnnnnnd make it a diesel". LOL

They have certainly improved them but still a dog compared to an XRL.

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Re: 100 MPG Diesel KLRs
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2015, 09:41:51 pm »
 :sleepy: :ecomcity: :smiley_confused1: :confuse:

" expect to offer a consumer street version by 2006"???
I dont recall.

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Re: 100 MPG Diesel KLRs
« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2015, 09:43:43 pm »
 As an avid ADV guy, security squad size.... I want the torque as well as the MPG

Can you imagine the chatter amongst the engineers? "Hey.. Lets take the bike with the least amount of power in its class aaaaaaannnnnnnd make it a diesel". LOL

They have certainly improved them but still a dog compared to an XRL.