Originally Posted by 99tbird
..... I'm seriously considering the T800 as my next bike and one of the features that attracted me was the notion of getting 45-60 MPG.
My 2012 Tiger gets 45-48 mpg, that's 80% on highways, with side and top cases installed. I have about 2000 miles on it so far. I use the recommended regular gasoline.
I think the mileage was 5-10% better before adding the cases.
Remember this is with "regular" gas, not the (more) expensive fuel my BMW requires......although the Beemer gets slightly better mileage, the overal cost is higher due to its requirement for premium fuel.
2012 Triumph Tiger 800
2009 BMW R 1200 RT
2010 Triumph Bonneville <gone>, 2006 BMW R 1200 RT <gone>, 2007 Royal Star Venture <gone>, 2007 V-Strom DL1000 <gone>, 2006 VTX 1300R <gone>, 2005 V* Classic <gone>