wr450f top speed?


37 replies to this topic
  • wantmorepower

Posted January 30, 2005 - 02:31 PM

#21

I beg to differ! I put Yamaha stickers on a Honda once and gained 12.34 HP at the back wheel!:cry:


That is absurd!! You can gain no less than 15 horsepower by adding stickers!! However, I put a Honda sticker on a Yamaha and it lost 15 horsepower!

  • mousemeat

Posted January 30, 2005 - 02:59 PM

#22

I put a NASCAR sticker on my WR450 and woke up with a mullet.

  • wantmorepower

Posted January 30, 2005 - 03:06 PM

#23

I don't doubt it. Mullets are coming back, I think...... God help us.

:cry::cry::cry::cry::lol::cry::lol::devil::lol::devil:

  • Atlasrider

Posted January 30, 2005 - 06:38 PM

#24

Hmmm, this is starting to sound like a marcusmoberg thread,

Speed testing my new sticker kit.... FAST, Very FAST!:cry:

  • minion

Posted January 30, 2005 - 06:50 PM

#25

I put a NASCAR sticker on my WR450 and woke up with a mullet.


HA!

The sad thing is, I know people who like NASCAR with mullets.... In 2005...

  • ThumpaWR450

Posted February 04, 2005 - 08:25 AM

#26

OK My brother had his 04 Crf 450 up to about 90. Will the 04 WR 450F beat the Crf. I havent had it up to top speed yet. I am waiting till I get to a dry lake bed again.

  • Dan_Lorenze

Posted February 04, 2005 - 08:36 AM

#27

I just looked at my GPS from last weekends ride, while racing my friend on his 525 on an uphill graded road my 05 was clocked at a dismal 87.5 :cry: He was 2mph faster over and over again... I was pinned in a tuck...

source: Garmin map76s

  • marcusmoberg

Posted February 14, 2005 - 11:07 PM

#28

103 is just crazy!!!!! I can't seem to find 5th gear much on the trail as it is!!!!! I would think 70's would be a closer top speed, but then again I'm just guessing.


My WR400F Will Do 65 MPH In 4TH Gear! It Will Do At Least 90 MPH! :)

  • jasilva

Posted February 15, 2005 - 07:51 PM

#29

Hmmm, this is starting to sound like a marcusmoberg thread,

Speed testing my new sticker kit.... FAST, Very FAST!:)


You had to go and mention that name....He's BACK :) :p :D :D

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  • markyjoe

Posted February 16, 2005 - 11:11 AM

#30

Is the stock setup at 15/52 on a '05 WR450? From the first couple of posts it looks like 15/50 is a good choice for more top end (for high speed desert riding)? Will the stock chain still work with this combo? Thanks.

  • blireef

Posted February 16, 2005 - 02:07 PM

#31

15X50 gearing on dirt road (easily lose 5MPH) 96MPH very slight downhill, I've done it twice. Big Jim

  • Indy_WR450

Posted February 16, 2005 - 02:29 PM

#32

15/50 , 14/50 & 13/50 all work with 114 links of chain. Easy to change back and forth for riding different trails & conditions. :)

  • BadlandZ

Posted February 16, 2005 - 02:56 PM

#33

Contrary to popular belief, stickers are not necessary for motorcycle operation. :)

Stickers make it go fast... There is fast, and then there is "Sticker Fast!"

  • lewichris

Posted February 16, 2005 - 03:07 PM

#34

stock gearing 115 mph,

i also have some ocean front property in OK to sell ya, really cheap


Honestly, They are not built for speed, they are built for rocks sticks jumps and dirt.

  • markyjoe

Posted February 16, 2005 - 03:21 PM

#35

Thank you for the info Indy!

  • brettmh

Posted February 17, 2007 - 01:54 PM

#36

i got mine to 120.3 and never again squely as f**k...or at least not till i get a steering stabulizer

  • SCOTTYDOO

Posted February 25, 2010 - 03:26 PM

#37

ok for starters 103miles is 165.76243200000002km lol i have had mine to 185 km apox and was still getting faster i just ran out of road lol is a standard wr450f 05. em changing gearing to 15-48 and a top end rebuild and will see how much faster i can get it ay... steering stabaliser is really good idea =D

  • Butta

Posted February 25, 2010 - 06:42 PM

#38

Holy old threads, batman!




 
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