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Royal Enfield: Fuel Economy Race

  Posted at 02:00:00 PM
  File under  Royal Enfield Racing
  Author: Mike Werner
  Location: Normandy, France
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The Gloucestershire dealer of Royal Enfield Open link in a new window motorcycle, BVM Open link in a new window, had organized on the 14th of April a special race for Royal Enfield owners. Not a speed race, nor an endurance race, but a race to see who could beat the factory quoted Miles Per Gallon figure of 79 mpg.

Two categories Enfields were organized, motorcycles with EFI and ones with carburetors. The "race" was held on a 39 mile stretch of road.

Royal Enfield BVM Fuel Run 2012

The winner of the most economical run was a Royal Enfield Fury 500Royal Enfield Fury 500, riding the distance at 96.93 mpg, the runner-up did 92.76 mpg and third best ran at 92.20 mpg. Despite riding a road with many steep climbs, they bettered the factory average by 22%.

Via: Royal Enfield

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