Elden Tops 200,000 Miles on KLR-650’s!

On a recent ride to Baja, Elden Carl logged his 200,000th mile on KLR-650’s. The big
mile occurred on the return trip from Ensenada to Tecate, with Rod Morris and Todd
Vosper along to witness the event.

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Elden’s KLR’s have performed well over the years, a testament to his maintenance
prowess and attention to detail. The only failures he has had, besides flat tires and
normal wear-and-tear, have been attributed to faulty or poor OEM parts installed by the
manufacturer. Elden’s track record of over 250,000 crash-free, multisurface miles on
KLR-650’s and DR-650’s (and over 80,000 miles on DR-350’s) clearly illustrates the
importance of proper bike set-up.