Last Updated: 12 February 2014

Ted's Big (Iron Butt) Ride---Day Two

The "Bun Burner 1500"
Washington, DC to Washington, DC
via Lexington, KY - Nashville, TN - Black Mountain, NC
twbaird@hotmail.com
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I got up a 5:45 am, took a quick shower, got dressed, loaded up my gear, and headed to the local Huddle House for a Pecan Waffle and an OJ. I was on the road at 6:45 am, heading HOME. Traffic jam....
At the Finish 2:54 pm EDT
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IBA-RideStats.jpg I earned my Iron Butt Plate Tag
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IronButtMPG.jpg As we have all heard, fuel consumption increases with speed. Here are the data points from my 13 fuel stops. As you can see, my gas mileage ranged from 33-40 MPG dependent on my average Leg speed.
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