Fuel Capacity

vik anderson eeeeek at gmail.com
Fri Sep 7 15:52:27 PDT 2007


Then riddle me this:

OA CL TEAM # CLASS TEAM NAME CLASS CC MAN BEST ET LAPS

7 1 6 Twin Works Factory Other Guys 600 650 S 1.47.954 121




On 9/7/07, Jo Rhett <jorhett at fastlizardracing.com> wrote:
> Zoran's team runs an SV500 in the next lower class for exactly that
> reason ;-)
>
> On Sep 7, 2007, at 12:53 PM, dave sapsis wrote:
> > Zoran's response in three....two.....
> >
> >
> > Jo Rhett wrote:
> >
> >> Just FYI: fast pitstops are irrelevant for SV650s in AFM
> >> endurance  races.  We don't have a class :-(  We're just
> >> circulating for fun.
> >>
> >> On Sep 7, 2007, at 1:38 PM, Robert Clifford wrote:
> >>
> >>> I don't think your body could do 1 hour stints (unless you tried
> >>> it) at race pace.
> >>> 40 minutes was it for us. Six total rotations.
> >>>
> >>> You need a quickfill. That's how the race is won or lost. Fast
> >>> (very) pitstops.
> >>> If you're loading with a 5 gal jug, you'll lose.
> >>>
> >>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest Montague"
> >>> <afm199 at earthlink.net>
> >>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> >>> Sent: Friday, September 07, 2007 11:56 AM
> >>> Subject: Re: Fuel Capacity
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> Ask Zoran.  However, the answer is NO WAY,
> >>>>
> >>>> You get 19-22 mpg at race pace or so.  A four hour will take
> >>>> two  plus tanks.
> >>>>
> >>>> Or use Zoran's big tank and just run out three laps before the end.
> >>>>
> >>>> On Sep 7, 2007, at 11:48 AM, Will Toft wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> Since we're on the topic, does anyone know if a Gen 2
> >>>>> will run for a whole hour on a single (stock) tank at
> >>>>> race pace? AFM 4-hour is coming up and we're thinking
> >>>>> 4x1-hour stints, but running out of gas at the top of
> >>>>> the course could negatively impact our finishing
> >>>>> position.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Cheers...
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Will
> >>>>> AFM #859
> >>>>>
> >>>>> --- Randy Grein <randygrein at comcast.net> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> Nope. Blinking is 1.1 gallons (by the manual). For
> >>>>>> me that typically
> >>>>>> means 50 miles, then 25 for the street. Racetrack,
> >>>>>> well, rather less
> >>>>>> - about 10 minutes.
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >
>
> --
> Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
> #553 WERA West / AFM
> #5 SMRRC
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-- 
Vik



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