Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Prescott, Wi. Upper Ms.River bluff country
Rider Magazine states 4400 indicated rpm in 6th @60mph for a 2017 DL650 The motor is happiest at anything above ~3800 rpm to about ~82-8300 rpm regardless of gear or speed. Anything below is lugging, lotta hammering of the seat and thighs. Above is just noise, not much power left.
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