Can an xr 600 lift the front tire in every gear??

8 replies to this topic
  • doodman

Posted July 18, 2005 - 04:05 AM



  • bork

Posted July 18, 2005 - 04:09 AM


Raw hp , No . But I know a guy that can on a moped! So a lot depends on rider. ( bounce /preload technique)

  • TimBrp

Posted July 18, 2005 - 04:10 AM


What's the top speed on that?


  • doodman

Posted July 18, 2005 - 04:13 AM


I know this sounds ridiculous, but my 87 xr250 has crazy power for an old four stroke, I could flip it over backwords in 3rd gear. Not that I would want to.

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  • frankstr

Posted July 18, 2005 - 04:50 AM


It's all in your technique............. :applause:

  • sportbiker929

Posted July 18, 2005 - 06:32 AM


Well with Nitros and a good tire it should be able to.

  • don87xr600

Posted July 18, 2005 - 02:07 PM


If you want to do that just keep gearing it lower till you can-you could win a lot of bets that way!

  • starluckrc

Posted July 19, 2005 - 02:08 PM


I could get mine up in 4th with a little tug on the bars running 13/48. Wonder what it would do if I kept that gearing with the smaller supermoto tire setup ;-)?

  • goblin127

Posted July 19, 2005 - 06:46 PM


Hey brp Tim any problems dual sporting a 650R in mass? thanx.

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